Flag of Namibia

Flag of Namibia

  • Officially ยป The Republic of Namibia
  • Capital ยป Windhoek

Facts

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

Geography

  • Area ยป 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 ยป France)

Maps

Experiences

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

Overland

  • Drive ยป Left side

Accommodations

Notes

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

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