Skip to Content


Quick Info Namibia

Location: Southern Africa – and borders 6 different countries (Angola, Botswana, Mozambique, Zambia & South Africa)
Language: Whilst English is the official language it is spoken by less than 1% of people as their native language. Portuguese is spoken by 4–5% of the total population; and of the white people 60% speak Afrikaans, 32% German & 7% English.
Get Here: via Plane with Momondo or on an Overland Tour booked through Tour Radar
Currency: Namibian Dollar (NAD) and is also equivalent to South African Rand (ZAR) – check the latest exchange rate here
Electrical Plug Fixture: Type D & M (Grab yourself a universal adapter and you’ll never have to worry about having the right plug again!)
Capital City: Windhoek
Other Major Cities: Rundu, Walvis Bay, Swakopmund
Famous For: Etosha National Park, Himba Tribe, The Skeleton Coast, Spitzkoppe, Sossusvlei & Deadvlei, Namib Desert, Cape Cross Seal Colony, Ais Ais Natural Thermal Springs, Fish River Canyon, Hoba Meteroite, Orange River


read more about AFRICA

30+ Epic Movies About Africa Overland Safari Packing List Africa Overland Budget African Safari


I agree to have my personal information transfered to MailChimp ( more information about the data transfer )
Join over 300,000 travel lovers and get monthly updates direct to your inbox. Itineries, tips, stories and giveaways - exclusive to MakeTimeToSeeTheWorld subscribers! PLUS a FREE Travel Packing Checklist or FREE Roadtrip Packing List to help get you on the road!
We hate spam too. Your email address will not shared with anyone else.
Namibia was last modified: by