Namibia is bordered to the north by Angola, north east by Zambia, east by Botswana and the South by South Africa. It has a long coastline on the Atlantic Ocean to the west.
Agriculture, mining and tourism are the biggest contributors to Namibia`s economy. With only 2.1 million people living in Namibia it is one of the least densely populated countries in the world.
Namibia is one of the last countries in Africa to gain independence and was granted complete independence in 1990 after German rule and South African protector ship.
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Southern Namibia is mostly desert with very hot summers and warm winter days and cold winter nights. Southern Namibia gets very little rain and only in summer – December to March.
Northern Namibia is covered in savannah and woodland with hot summers and cool winters. Summer rains occur from December to late March / April.
The best time for game viewing is from July to end September when it is dry and the animals congregate around permanent water. The best time for birding is in summer from December to March.
TOURS TRAVELING THROUGH NAMIBIA
7 Day Namibia South Read More
14 Day Namibia and Botswana Adventure Read More
21 Day Southern Sun Cape Town to Victoria Falls Read More
32 Day Journey to the Cape Read More
36 Day African Encounter Read More
42 Day Southern Explorer Read More
47 Day Falls and Sun Safari Read More
56 Day Great African Trek Read More
7 Day Desert Explorer Read More
8 Day Delta and Chobe Trail Read More
12 Day Namibian Experience Read More
14 Day Delta and Kruger Read More
14 Day Desert and Delta Read More
20 Day Cape Town to Victoria Falls Read More
26 Day Four Country Trek Read More
26 Day Cape to Kruger Read More
32 Day Cape Town to Dar es Salaam Read More
42 Day Cape Town to Nairobi Read More
56 Day Best of Africa Read More