The land of contrasts offers landscapes that defy the imagination. Towering sand dunes, remote and desolate coastlines and endless stretches of open desert combine to form one of the most beautiful places on earth. From the thriving capital of Windhoek, to the beaches, adventure sports and coastal charm of Swakopmund and the towering dunes at Sossusvlei, our Namibia tours offer the very best of this spectacular country.
Namibia is one of the most fascinating and diverse countries in the world, world famous for the highest dunes in the world at Sossusvlei and for the Etosha National Park, one of the world’s greatest conservation areas. Start your adventure in Windhoek, the ideal base from where to explore the rest of the country. Enjoy some relaxing time in Swakopmund, the country’s premier holiday resort, characterised by a wealth of well-preserved German colonial buildings. Discover Walvis Bay, the centre of the country’s fishing industry. Explore the Namib Desert in the west and the orange dunes of the Kalahari in the east. Experience the Etosha National Park, one of Africa’s great game parks in the northern region.
Language: German, Afrikaans and English is widely spoken.
Currency: The Namibian Dollar (N$ or NAD) and equals the South African Rand (ZAR). The South African Rand is also a legal tender in Namibia whereas the N$ is not a legal tender in South Africa. 1 N$ = 100 cents.
Visa: South African passport holders do not require a visa provided they are in possession of a valid passport, valid for a period of at least six months after intended date of departure from Namibia.
What things cost: These are approximate prices and may vary according to hotels and seasons.
Bottle of water: N$10
Bottle of wine: N$75-200
Local Beer: N$20
Soft drinks: N$15
Coffee / tea: N$20
Average meal: N$75-150