Activities in and around Windhoek

Windhoek and its surroundings offer a variety of leisure activities:

  • City Centre: Interesting shops and street markets invite you to take a stroll, go window shopping or buy souvenirs
  • Museums: various museums and galleries help you gain insight into African culture
  • City Tour: Get to know Windhoek`s cultural and historical characteristics on a city tour that will also lead you to the "township" Katutura
  • Children: Visit the day-care centre Bernard Nordkamp Centre in Katutura (q.v. "social network")
  • Hiking: The Aloe-Trail right in the city or the Dan Viljoen National Park, located twenty kilometres outside the city, offer wonderful possibilities to hike or walk through the fascinating landscape
  • Plants: the botanical garden in Windhoek gives interesting insight into the Namibian flora, enjoyed by fervent botanists as well as amateures
  • Big Cats: Do you want to see wild animals like rhinos, cheetahs or leopards? If so, we recommend a half-day trip to a nearby wild farm
  • Wellness: Indulge in a massage, hairdressing or beauty treatment during your holiday
  • Hot Springs: Go on a nice day trip to take a bath in the natural hot springs of Gross Barmen
  • Eating and drinking: You can choose from a wide range of different restaurants in Windhoek. We will be happy to assist you with selecting the right restaurant for your appetite