Best Places to visit in Namibia

There are large number of best places to visit in Namibia. Namibia is situated on the southwestern coast of Africa and is bordered by South Africa, Zambia,Botswana ,Zimbabwe, Angola  and Atlantic Ocean . Namibia can be devided into the Central Plateau,  the coastal Namib desert, and the Kalahari. For protection of rich plant and wildlife animals Namibia has established different reserves and parks such as Skeleton Coast Park, SperrgebietNational Park, Etosha National Park, Fish River Canyon Park and Namib Naukluft Park. Family tours are recommended to Namibia because of easy access to wildlife, fewer potential health risk and seeking a safe African adventure. Best location for family tour is national park of Etosha. This country of Africa has different beautiful points to visit some of them are

Windhoek (Namibia)

Windhoek is largest city and capital of Namibia and generally tourist of Namibia start their journey from Windhoek. Significant place of this modern city to visit are

  • Christuskirche  (Gottlieb Redecker designed this beautiful church and it was constructed in 1907 with italic Carrara marble)
  • Daan Viljoen Game Park (Daan Viljoen Game Park  provide all basic facilities to its visitors and explore real beauty of wildlife of Namibia)
  • National Museum of Namibia  (Tourest having interest to know Nambian History must visit National Museum of Namibia)
  • Zoo Park (Zoo park is  focal point of social life in the Windhoek which have beautiful pool, open-air theatre and children's playground.)

 Other remarkable places of Windhoek are
  • Trans-Namib Transport Museum
  • independence Memorial Museum 
  • Heinitzburg Castle

Namib-Naukluft National Park (Namibia)

It is one of the oldest deserts on the earth and covers  almost 50,000km²  contains  inspiring Naukluft Mountains. The main area to visit of this desert is Sesriem & Sossusvlei which is primary attraction of Namibia that provides classic desert scenery and is endless ocean of rust-red dunes, the bleached snowy pan and its crooked earliest trees. The road from Sesriem to Sossusvlei becomes  quickly narrowed into a corridor bordered by massive dunes.

Etosha National Park (Namibia)

You can see a crowed of animals such as springboks, elephants, gemsboks lions, etc near any water holes in Etosha. Etosha is one of the world’s greatest wildlife-viewing places. There is no better place than Etosha in the world for people to visit having interest to view in want to study the wildlife. Etosha also provide facilities of Restaurants, Swimming pools and floodlit waterholes to its visitors. It is best Place to visit for families because of it safety, easy access to wildlife and fewer potential health risk.

Skeleton Coast (Namibia)

Skeleton Coast  is northern part of the Atlantic Ocean beach of Namibia and south of Angola from the Kunene River south to the Swakop River, while the name is occasionally used to define the whole Namib Desert coast. A natural base Swakopmund explores the Skeleton Coast which is an ideal break point between Sossusvlei and Etosha where dunes meet sea.

Damaraland (Namibia)

Damaraland Camp is located in the Torra Conservancy  and  provides memorable views of the neighboring desert plains, antique valleys and Brandberg Mountains and have an inspirational community. Best time to visit is from June to October.

Caprivi (Namibia)

Caprivi Strip are 280-mile-long panhandle of Namibia enlarging strangely eastward on the way to Zimbabwe. 

The Fish River (Namibia)

The second best visiting attraction in Namibia and largest canyon in Africa is The Fish River. It is 550 meters deep up to 27 km wide and 160 km long. This seasonal river flows from January to April. Ai Ais National Park  and Flora and Fauna Are major attractions of Fish River.

Kaokoland (Namibia)

Kaokoland is unique last remaining wilderness zones in Southern Africa.It is exclusively eye-catching in the early morning and late afternoon.


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