A COUNTRY THAT FEEDS YOUR SOUL…
Nicknamed the Gem of Africa, got its name from the Namib Desert, the oldest desert in the world and one of the highest sand dunes in the world. Namibia boasts remarkable natural attractions such as the Namib Desert, Etosha National Park, Fish River Canyon and the Kalahari Desert.
It’s majestic landscape and natural environment offers a unique flora and fauna population with an abundant variety of wildlife. In the south you find Sossusvlei, a major tourist attraction and undoubtedly Namibia’s most iconic landscape. The rust-red dunes, bleached white pans and deep blue sky are instantly recognisable. The dunes are as high as 300m and has taken a million years to develop. Deadvlei, a white clay pan with dead camel thorn trees and the dunes surrounding it is the pride of the Namib Desert.
Namibia’s greatest Wildlife sanctuary, the Etosha National Park is situated in the Northern part of the country. It has exceptional wildlife including black Rhino, Elephant, Lion, Leopard, Cheetah, Wildebeest, Giraffe, Hyena, Zebra, Springbok, Kudu, Gemsbok and Eland. The park is home to 114 species of mammals, 340 bird species, 110 reptile species and 16 amphibian species which make game viewing in Etosha a unique experience.
Bordering the Atlantic Ocean, Angola, Zambia, Botswana and South Africa, it has something exciting to do for everyone. Whether you love animals, birds, nature, the ocean, the desert or extreme sports, its got it all.
Swakopmund has a laid back feel to it with palm trees, good restaurants and gift shops. For the more adventurous, there are a variety of extreme sports, from skydiving, quad biking, fat wheel biking, ocean safaris, dune boarding and surfing.