Namibia

Namibia is a land of vast distances with ever-changing scenery, wide-open spaces, sand dunes, deep canyons and breathtaking beauty.

Situated on the south west coast of the African continent, the Republic of Namibia covers an area of approximately 825,000 km². It is bordered by South Africa in the south, Botswana in the east, Angola and Zambia in the north, and the Atlantic Ocean on the western side.

It stretches almost 1 500 km from the Orange River in the south to Rundu at the Okavango River in the north. Places of interest are Etosha National Park, Fish River Canyon, Waterberg Plateau Park, Cape Cross, Caprivi Strip and Twyfelfontein.

Namibia Map

Quick Facts

Capital
Windhoek
Population
2,534,000 (2017)
Area
824, 292 km²
Language
Afrikaans, English, German, OshiWambo
Currency
Namibian Dollar - NAD / South African Rand - ZAR
Major Airports
Windhoek, Walvis Bay, Katima Mulilo, Rundu
Other
Left-hand Driving / Time: CAT (UTC+2)