This is Deadvlei from a helicopter. You hike into the area over the small dune at the bottom (its about a 2km hike from where the vehicles are parked). All of the interesting stuff is in the lower part of the pan but it is common to see hikers climb the dune to the lower left.
Deadvlei From The Air
Deadvlei from the air - Sony RX10, ~39mm equiv., f/4, 1/1250s, ISO 400