Modern and grandiose buildings surrounded by well cared-for gardens, rich culture and friendly people. Besides being the capital of Namibia, Windhoek is also a doorway into Africa's wild natural landscape. Discover this city!
Windhoek is a popular departure point for journeys into the heart of the natural landscape!
On the city's outskirts you will find natural reserves, safaris, botanical gardens and horse rides.
Watch a sunset on the duns and feel Nature's might. Watch the clear skies and marvel at the desert life.
If you're a fan of comfortable safaris, fear not! Tents here are practically homes and you will enjoy the full impact of Nature without renouncing comfort. Your only concern will be seizing the moment.
Namibia is a true natural treasure, and Windhoek opens the doors for you to find it.
The fascinating local architecture is strongly influenced by German culture. You will frequently see a blend of different types of buildings where both European and African influences are present.
Start with Independence Avenue – go for a walk in this city landmark and enjoy the cafés, stores and local craftsmanship shops.
As for food, there is a lot to choose from! You can either go for traditional German dishes or bush meat, extremely popular in the capital.
You must also visit the Alte Feste, an old fort built in 1890, and the Tintenpalast (Ink Palace) which houses the Namibian Parliament.
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