Namibia Tourist Attractions

Rugged landscapes of Canyons and Ancient Deserts – Premier Wildlife Parks – diverse Cultures

See and Do in Namibia by Regions

Central Area

Omaheke & Khomas Regions Gobabis, Okahandja, Rehoboth, Windhoek

Windhoek Equestrian monument • Christuskirch • Alte Feste fort • Tintenpalast • Wecke & Voigts coffee bar • Fountain, without water • Post Mall Street Shopping • Golfing

Windhoek Surrounds Reho-Spa • Oanob Dam • Ombo Ostrich Farm • Rhenish Mission Church • Kavango wood carvings • Annual August Red Flag Herero Procession • Gross Barmen Resort’s thermal hall and pool • Daan Viljoen Game Reserve • Gamsberg mountain • Arnhem Cave

Northern Area

Etosha, Oshana & Otjozondjupa Regions, Epupa falls, Grootfontein, Kamajab, Ondangwa, Opuwa, Otavi, Otjiwarango, Outjo, Ruaccana, Sesfontein, Skeleton Coast, Tsumeb, Twyfelfontein

The Etosha National Park Consisting of saline desert, Savannah and woodlands, the National Park is one of the largest Game Reserves in Africa.

4 x 4 in the Kaokoveld Bushmanland & the San people

Waterberg Plateau Park established to breed rare species such as Sable, Roan, Tsessebee, and Rhino

North Eastern Area

Caprivi and Kavango Region, Rundu, Divundu, Katima Mulilo, Kongola, Impalila Island

Zambezi River Tiger Fishing, Birding, Houseboats, game viewing. The entire Eastern Caprivi is a bird-watchers paradise with over 430 species

Khaudum Game Park is situated in the northeast of the country and consists of a densely wooded wilderness that harbors several big game species and a multitude of bird life.

Mamili National Park – Caprivi Strip
encloses the largest wetland area with conservation status in Namibia. A network of channels, reed-beds, ox-bow lakes and a vast diversity of wildlife characterize the park

Bwabwata National Park This 32km-wide caprivi park of 5 715km² extends for about 180 km from the Okavango River to the Kwando River. The main road goes straight through it

Kavango River: Tiger Fishing, Birding, Houseboats, game viewing, Popa falls

Mudumu Game Park – Caprivi Strip is a vast expanse of dense Savannah and woodland. The Park is home to small populations of sitatunga and red lechwe, while spotted-necked otter, hippo and crocodile inhabit the waterways

Mahango Game Reserve borders on the perennial Okavango River and is characterized by riverine forest, broad flood plains, magnificent baobab trees and large herds of elephant, buffalo and red lechwe to name but a few.

Coastal Area

Henties Bay, Swakopmund, Walvis Bay, Skeleton Coast, Luderitz, Cape Cross, Sperrgebiet Park

Swakopmund: German colonial buildings & German delicacies
Adventure Activities; quad-biking, sand-boarding, parasailing
Walvis Bay: Dolphin Cruise • Sandwich Harbour tour

Sandwich Harbour situated near Walvis Bay is a sensitive environment that has gained international importance as a wetland

Angling on the West Coast : Excellent ocean line fishing

Cape Cross Seal Reserve
with its surrounding area was proclaimed a reserve in 1968 to protect the largest and most well known of the 23 Cape Fur Seal colonies that breed along the coast of Southern Africa

The Welwitschia Trail east of Swakopmund offers a closer look at the Welwitschia mirabilis, the oldest living desert plant on earth that is endemic to the Namib Desert. Close by, the Moon landscape with its eroded hills and lifeless features reminds the observer of a surface similar to that of mars!

Southern Area

Hardap and Karas Region, Ais Ais, Fish River Canyon, Aus, Helmeringhausen, Kalkrand, Karasburg, Keetmanshoop, Luderitz, Maltahohe, Mariental, Solitaire, Sossusvlei, Namib

Sossusvlei monumentally high dunes are a sought after topic for photographers. With their warm tints ranging from pale apricot to brick orange and deep red, they contrast vividly with the large white clay pans at their bases.

Sesriem Canyon where the erosion of many centuries has incised a narrow gorge that serves a geological book for the traveler

Duwisib Castle – Nature Drives – Quiver Tree Forest –
Giant’s Playground

The Fish River Canyon is the second largest canyon in the World. It is set in a harsh stony plain dotted with drought resistant succulents and inhabited by a diversity of desert-adapted animals such as the Hartmann’s Mountain Zebra, springbok and oryx

Scenic Canyon Nature Drives
Sun Rise Walks and overnight Trails
Horse Riding

Wild Horses of the Namib – Kolmanskuppe ghost town, Luderitz, diamonds – Ballooning in the desert

Namib Naukluft Park
This is one of Namibia’s most versatile conservation areas stretching over some 50 000 sq km with many a key feature and making it Africa’s third largest National Park:

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