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Namibia

Namibia is a genuine African gem and synonymous with adventure.  Spectacularly different to its neighbours and certainly worth discovery.

It enchants with its vast landscapes that hold within stunning, diverse and occasionally surreal landscapes, offering picturesque canvases for photography lovers to colour.

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Image by Gregory Brown

Seeing is believing and the silent expanse of the Deadvlei salt pan, part of the world's oldest desert, the great Namib Naukluf.

Another essential and largest in Africa – second only to the Grand Canyon – is Africa’s very own majestic Fish River Canyon.

Highlights


Fish River Canyon
Etosha National Park
Erindi Game Reserve
Sossusvlei & Deadvlei
Namib Naukluft Park
Himba Village
Kolmanskop Ghost Town
Spitzkoppe Rocks
Twyfelfontein
Damaraland
Swakopmund
Cape Cross
Skeleton Coast
Caprivi





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General Travel Information
CAPITAL

Windhoek

CURRENCIES ACCEPTED

USD and ZAR cash and all major credit cards

LOCAL TIME

GMT+1

GETTING THERE

Windhoek via Johannesburg charter flights or self-drive to National Parks

POPULATION

2.6 Million. 2nd lowest population density in the world

TRAVEL WITH CHILDREN

Very child friendly

LANGUAGES

English, Afrikaans, German and various native languages

GENERAL SAFETY

Very safe and politically stable country

LOCAL CURRENCY

Namibian dollar and South African Rand

MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS

Yellow Fever vaccination 10 days prior to arrival and Malaria medication

When to Visit

Etosha National Park

January

Poor

July

Excellent

February

Poor

August

Excellent

March

Poor

September

Excellent

April

Fair

October

Good

May

Fair

November

Fair

June

Good

December

Poor

Namib Naukluft National Park

January

Good

July

Excellent

February

Good

August

Excellent

March

Good

September

Excellent

April

Good

October

Good

May

Excellent

November

Good

June

Excellent

December

Good

Skeleton Coast National Park

January

Excellent

July

Good

February

Excellent

August

Good

March

Excellent

September

Good

April

Good

October

Excellent

May

Good

November

Excellent

June

Good

December

Excellent