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Windhoek City and Township Cultural Tour

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    Stop At: Christuskirche, Windhoek Namibia

    Our first stop is the Christuskirche, Windhoek's most recognisable landmark. Take a look inside (if it's open) and learn about this uniquely designed church in the centre of town.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Parliament Gardens, Love Street, Windhoek Namibia

    Our next stop is Parliament Gardens, named for it's proximity to Parliament house. Here, we learn all about Namibia's rich history and the people that fought for Namibia's independence.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Pass By: National Museum of Namibia, Robert Mugabe Ave City Centre, Windhoek Namibia

    Here we get to know about Dr Sam Nujoma, Namibia's founding father, and the struggle for Namibia's Independence as well as where we are currently, some 20 years post independence.

    Pass By: Alte Feste, Windhoek Namibia

    Further information on the history of Namibia including the role of the Germans and South Africans pre independence.

    Stop At: Katutura Township, Windhoek Namibia

    From Windhoek city, we head into the Katutura Township to experience how more than 50% of Windhoek residents live. Katutura itself is a huge area, and made up of all different suburbs of all different socio-economic levels.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Oshetu Community Market, Windhoek, Namibia

    Explore the local market and try some local delacacies from Kapana (bbq meat) to Mopane worms, to mealie pap and more.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Penduka Village, Goreangab Reservoir off, Green Mountain Dam Road, Windhoek, Namibia

    Our last stop is Penduka, a wonderful womens project set up to give women work opportunities. Explore their workshop and see how they handcraft beautiful local curios from batik style fabrics to embroidery and more.

    Duration: 30 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We can pick you up from any centrally located accommodation in Windhoek
    Duration
    3h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges
    • Food tasting
    • Local guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
    Exclusions
    • Drinks
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 2 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Minimum age is 5 years
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 13 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Windhoek isn't a tourist Mecca, but if you've a day to spare this tour is well worth your time. Our guide was clearly proud of his country, taking us to all the sites in the city where its history was in evidence. But the highlight...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Peter R
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    It is a great tour to get to know a lot of Namibia, the Namibian history and culture, Windhoek and the Township. Our guide Petrus has a very open and friendly personality and he did a really great job in answering all our questions! We...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank AnneKeLo
    Reviewed 18 July 2019 via mobile

    This was a very late booking confirmed the morning of the tour but the best decision and the best activity I’ve done so far. Super friendly and knowledgeable guide, comfortable ride, my only regret it that it was for only 3-3:30 hours. I could’ve stayed...More

    Thank sandratR3402KC
    Reviewed 16 July 2019 via mobile

    We booked the tour on really short notice (the evening before) and luckily were able to take part. Petrus our Guide did a fantastic job in showing us the hotspots in Windhoek as well as giving us a lot of background information. He is very...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank Carolin G
    Claire G, Manager at Chameleon Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2019

    Thanks Carolin, Glad we could assist you with your last minute request, and glad that Petrus looked after you and showed you such a great time around Windhoek. All the best, Claire

    Reviewed 11 July 2019 via mobile

    I booked the tour based on the reviews from TripAdvisor and I was not disappointed. It was a fantastic start to my Namibian adventure with inspiring lessons of historical and present struggles, told by the motivated and joyful guide Petrus who made the tour very...More

    Thank FotografMatilda
    Claire G, Manager at Chameleon Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2019

    Thanks for the feedback, and will certainly pass this on to Petrus. We hope to see you again next time you are in Namibia to show you a little more of our beautiful country.

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