Activities and highlights in the Windhoek surrounds
This page provides an overview of activities, highlights and sights in the Windhoek surrounds. Windhoek itself is definitely worth a visit. More about Windhoek you can learn on our site Activities in Windhoek. In the surroundings of Windhoek there is a hot springs resort, a little game park with local game species, a dam which is the main water supply for Windhoek and a recreational resort at the same time and much more.
Daan Viljoen Park
In the close vicinity of Windhoek, only 24 km in western direction, the 40 km² large game park Daan Viljoen is located.
Gross Barmen is a hot spring and a popular destination. It is located 100 km from Windhoek and 24 km east of Okahandja and is a state-owned recreation area called Gross Barmen Hot Springs Resort.
Von Bach Damm
The Von Bach Dam is located about 60 kilometres north of Windhoek, the Namibian capital and 5 kilometres southeast of the town Okahandja. It has a capacity of about 49 million m³ and is the main water supply for Windhoek.