Namibia Travel Guide
Info-Namibia is a travel portal for Namibia which provides a lot of valuable information about the country Namibia. Especially for the individual traveller Info-Namibia is one of the best internet tools when it comes to planning an interesting, diverse and unforgettable holiday in Namibia.
Info-Namibia offers great help when planning a Namibia safari step by step. A detailled interactive map provides information about accommodation facilities, activities, touristic highlights in Namibia as well as some great insider tips.
Top 12 Highlights of Namibia
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Etosha National Park
The Etosha National Park is a nature conservation area in northern Namibia and is one of the most significant game reserves in Africa.
Sossusvlei and Deadvlei
The largest sand dunes of the world: In the middle of the Namib Desert, in the Namib Naukluft Park two of Namibia’s scenic highlights can be found: the Sossusvlei and Dead Vlei
Fish River Canyon
The Fish River Canyon is the second largest canyon worldwide after the Grand Canyon in the USA . The Canyon forms part of the state-run Ais-Ais Richtersveld Transfontier Park. Entrance to the Park is situated 10 kilometres from the well-known view point Hell`s Bend at the Hobas Restcamp.
Besides the harsh and fascinating landscape of the Kaokoveld itself, a visit of the Epupa Falls, the Ovahimba people, the search for desert elephants and desert lions are worthwile.
Wild National Parks, an abundance of wild life, the yearlong lush and green landscape which is unique for Namibia, the impressive culture of the “Caprivians” and much more.
Swakopmund is the capital of the Erongo Region and has about 34,000 inhabitants. Swakopmund serves mainly as a holiday resort and is thus of touristic importance.
Culture in Namibia
The Living Museums in Namibia are exceptional traditional projects where visitors can learn about the cultures of Namibian language groups and get in contact with the people.
The Damaraland, a unique and harsh landscape. The traveller can explore Namibia's highest mountain (Brandberg), centuries old rock engravings, a petrified forest, a huge rock finger and much more.
UNESCO World Heritage Site and unique rock engravings: Twyfelfontein, which means as much as „doubtful fountain“ or „Fountain of Doubt“ is the name of a valley in the Damara highlands.
The Erongo region is an in parts surreal looking region. Travellers will find the Spitzkoppe, which is a huge Inselberg, a fomer San cave, a magic granite boulder landscape and much more.
Namib Naukluft Park
The Namib Naukluft Park is an ecologically protected area and was proclaimed in August 1979. The Park has an area of 49,800 km² and at the time of proclamation it was the largest protected area in Namibia.
After becoming one of the richest towns in Africa during a diamond boom in 1910, Kolmanskop was left by all inhabtants in the following decades. Kolmanskop became a ghost town in the desert.
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A safari into the Restricted Diamond Area
The Sperrgebiet (also known as the Restricted Diamond Area) is and will always be a mystic place that is hard – and without a permit not at all – accessible. Coastways Tours from Lüderitz own a concession and the relevant vehicles allowing them to offer an interesting and unique day tour into the Sperrgebiet.
Hot air ballooning in the Namib desert - Experience Namibia's desert from above
With Namib Sky Ballooning Safaris you have the unique possibility to fly over the oldest desert of the world in a hot air balloon during the cool hours of the early morning.
Otjimbondona is a boutique lodge situated on a 3000 hectare Private Nature Reserve in the Namibian Kalahari. The lodge is located just 120km south east of Windhoek – a perfect spot to start or end a safari in Namibia.
B&B in Windhoek
The "House on Olof Palme" is an owner-run, stylish B&B in the beautiful and up-market residential area of Eros, touching the hills surrounding Windhoek. The Guesthouse is ideal for small groups or individual travelers, who want to enjoy a comfortable and quiet accommodation at the begin or the end of their Namibia holiday.
Exclusive luxury hotel in Windhoek
Heinitzburg Hotel is situated on Luxury Hill in Windhoek, offering its guests fantastic views on the town beneath and the Auas Mountains. The hotel offers 16 individually decorated en-suite deluxe rooms.
Luxury Lodge at the Spitzkoppe
Spitzkoppen Lodge lies amidst the granite boulders of the the beautiful Spitzkoppe scenery. The Lodge offers 15 generously spaced chalets, each with private bathroom and covered outside viewing deck.
Upmarket accommodation in Windhoek
Montebello Guesthouse in Windhoek is an exclusive, luxurious and sophisticated bed and breakfast, beautifully located in the Eros Mountains. It offers a modern and stylish setting in a peaceful surrounding.
Guesthouse in Swakopmund, walking distance to the beach and the town centre
Brigadoon Boutique B&B is situated in the heart of Swakopmund in walking distance to the beach, the historical jetty and the town centre. The guesthouse offers 7 rooms, all with access to the beautiful garden and private patio.
Lodge in the Bwabwata National Park
Kazile Island Lodge is a luxury lodge situated in the Bwabwata National Park. The lodge comprises ten luxury tents overlooking the Kwando river and the floodplains of the popular horseshoe lagoon. The lodge is located on Kazile island, a private island which can only be reached by boat.