English is the official language of Namibia, but is only spoken by 6% of
The typical Namibian day is hot followed by a cool night. The intense heat
is only broken by erratic thunderstorms in the late afternoons and
evenings between October and March.
Best time to Travel
Autumn, winter and spring, ( April to
Visitors from most European Union and North American countries will only
need their passport to visit Namibia.
Both the Namibian dollar and the South African Rand are accepted. Most
banks offer currency exchange. Most credit cards are accepted except
for American Express.
and Business Hours
Monday to Friday: 09:00-15:30
Electricity is 220-240 V
TO REMEMBER FOR YOUR SAFARI
Neutral coloured clothing for
the Game Parks.
Shorts and t-shirts. Warm clothes for evenings.
Comfortable walking shoes.
A hat with a wide brim.
A fleece or windbreaker.
Camera with spare batteries and film.
Binoculars. Sunscreen. Insect repellent.
Passport. International Driverís License.