Flag of Namibia

Flag of Namibia

  • Officially » The Republic of Namibia
  • Capital » Windhoek

Facts

  • Population » 2.5 million
  • Languages »  Thirteen languages have been recognized in Namibia as national languages
    • English, Afrikaans, German, Oshivambo, Herero, Nama
  • Religion » Christianity
  • Life expectancy » 61 years (men), 67 years (women)
  • Currency » Namibian dollar

Geography

  • Area » 824,292 sq km (318,261 sq miles)
  • Border by the Atlantic Ocean to the west, Zambia and Angola to the north, Botswana to the east, and South Africa to the south and east.
Map of Namibia

Map of Namibia (Source » France)

Maps

Experiences

  • Namibia has the world’s largest sand dunes, including 1,066-foot-high Big Daddy.
  • Messum Crater
  •  Sossusvlei
    • Thought to be the oldest desert in the world
    • Climb Dune 45
    • Sesriem Canyon

Overland

  • Drive » Left side

Accommodations

Notes

  • Namibia holds people liable to a fine of N$500 or imprisonment for entering Game Parks with a plastic bag

Safety and Security

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This page was last updated on 2021.07.19 by Robert Vinet