Namibia

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About Country

Capital
Windhoek
Population
Approximately 2.5 million (2021 estimate)
Population Density
3 people per square kilometer
GDP
$14.1 billion (nominal, 2021 estimate)
Language
English is the official language, with numerous indigenous languages also spoken
Currency
Namibian dollar (NAD)
National Dish
Potjiekos (a meat and vegetable stew cooked in a cast-iron pot over an open fire)
Religion
Christianity is the predominant religion in Namibia, but traditional indigenous religions are also practiced
Climate
Namibia is mostly arid, with hot and dry conditions throughout the year. The coastal regions are cooler and more humid
Main Industries
Mining, including diamonds, uranium, and copper; agriculture, including livestock and crop production; and tourism
Level of Development
Namibia is considered a developing country with a human development index (HDI) ranking of 130 out of 189 countries (2020)
Area
Approximately 825,615 square kilometers

Embark on an unforgettable journey to Namibia 🇳🇦, where epic beauty and wild adventures await. Trek across red sand dunes 🏜️, witness incredible wildlife on safari 🦁, and marvel at the starry skies 🌟 in one of the world’s least populated countries. Plan your Namibia adventure today!

Namibia is a country located in southern Africa, bordered by Angola to the north, Zambia to the northeast, Botswana to the east, South Africa to the south and southeast, and the Atlantic Ocean to the west. It is known for its vast and rugged landscapes, including the Namib Desert, the world’s oldest desert, and the Fish River Canyon, one of the largest canyons in the world.

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  • Deadvlei, Sossusvlei, Namibia
  • Deadvlei, Sossusvlei, Namibie
  • Etosha national park, Halali, Namibia
  • Etosha National Park, Namibia
  • Etosha, Namibia
  • Fish River Canyon, Namibia
  • In the Etosha National Park in Namibia
  • Madisa Camp, D2612, Namibia
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  • Okapuka Ranch, Namibia
  • Ritual tribal dance in Rundu, Kavango, Namibia
  • Shot this pic in the Ughab area, Namibia
  • Sossusvlei Lodge, Sesriem, Namibia
  • Sossusvlei, Namibia
  • Swakopmund, Namibia (1)
  • Swakopmund, Namibia (2)
  • Swakopmund, Namibia (3)
  • Swakopmund, Namibia
  • Ugab, Namibia

Main Attractions

Some of the main tourist attractions in Namibia include:

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    Etosha National Park: a wildlife reserve known for its large herds of elephants, lions, and other animals.

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    Sossusvlei: a desert region known for its towering sand dunes and stunning landscapes.

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    Fish River Canyon: the second-largest canyon in the world, with breathtaking views and hiking trails.

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    Swakopmund: a coastal town known for its German colonial architecture and outdoor activities, such as sandboarding and skydiving.

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    Skeleton Coast: a stretch of coastline known for its rugged landscapes and shipwrecks.

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    Twyfelfontein: a UNESCO World Heritage Site known for its ancient rock engravings.

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    Cape Cross Seal Reserve: a protected area known for its large colony of Cape fur seals.

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    Himba Village: a cultural village where visitors can learn about the traditional lifestyle of the Himba people.

These are just a few examples of the many attractions that Namibia has to offer. The country is also known for its rich cultural heritage and diverse indigenous communities.

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