Sustainable And Eco-Hotels In Namibia

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COUNTRY PROFILE

Namibia

  • Official Name:Republic of Namibia

  • Capital:Windhoek

  • Population:2,540,905

  • Area:825,615 km²

  • Major Languages:English, German

  • Major Religions:Christianity

  • Life expectancy:64.52 years

  • Currency:Namibian Dollar

10 Things To Do In Namibia

  • 1. Namib Desert and Sossusvlei

    Experience the towering sand dunes and iconic Deadvlei in the world`s oldest desert.

  • 2. Etosha National Park

    Go on a wildlife safari and spot various species, including elephants, lions, and rhinos.

  • 3. Fish River Canyon

    Hike the second-largest canyon in the world and enjoy breathtaking views.

  • 4. Swakopmund

    Experience adventure activities and enjoy the town`s German colonial architecture.

  • 5. Damaraland and Twyfelfontein

    Explore the rocky landscapes, ancient rock art, and desert-adapted wildlife.

  • 6. Skeleton Coast National Park

    Discover the hauntingly beautiful coastline, known for its shipwrecks and desert scenery.

  • 7. Kolmanskop Ghost Town

    Visit the abandoned diamond mining town, now covered in sand.

  • 8. Himba Villages

    Experience the traditional culture of the Himba people in remote villages.

  • 9. Spitzkoppe

    Hike among the unique granite rock formations and camp under the stars.

  • 10. Taste Namibian cuisine

    Try dishes like oryx steak, potjiekos (stew), biltong (dried meat), and mopane worms.

5 Most Visited Cities In Namibia

  • Windhoek

    Swakopmund

    Etosha

    Walvis Bay

    Luderitz

When To Go To Namibia

  • The best time to visit Namibia is during the dry months from May to October. This southern African country offers striking desert landscapes, abundant wildlife, and unique cultures. Windhoek, the capital, showcases a blend of German colonial architecture and modern development. The Namib Desert`s towering sand dunes and the wildlife-rich Etosha National Park provide contrasting experiences. Namibia`s vastness, stunning sunsets, and remote beauty create a travel experience that is both awe-inspiring and humbling.

Travel Recommendation And Useful Links For Namibia

Find the complete travel guide for Namibia

  • - Check visa requirements and obtain necessary visas before your trip.
    - Respect local customs and etiquette, and be aware of the diverse cultures.
    - Be cautious of safety concerns, especially in remote areas; follow local advice.
    - Explore Namibia`s stunning desert landscapes, wildlife reserves, and sand dunes.
    - Experience desert safaris, unique wildlife, and traditional Himba culture.

  • Office Tourism of Namibia

  • CIA World Fact-book

  • Wikipedia Page

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