Namibia's capital city, Windhoek, is located in the central highlands, spread over a series of picturesque valleys.
Windhoek has an interesting mix of architecture, especially along Independence Avenue, where you'll find numerous cafes and outdoor restaurants lining the side streets.
Namibia's capital also has a number of war memorials dating back to early German colonial occupation. Highlights include the Alte Feste area, the castles of Schwerinburg, Heinitzburg and Sanderburg, and the city's many museums and galleries.
Top itineraries in Windhoek
Explore the plains of the Namib Desert, the apricot dunes of Sossusvlei, the charming coastal town of Swakopmund, the rugged terrain of Damaraland and the abundance of wildlife in the world-renowned Etosha National Park.
Top places to stay in Windhoek
This intimate all-suite hotel offers stylish, contemporary accommodation in a peaceful corner of Namibia’s capital and is the first ultra-luxurious sanctuary
A cool, contemporary and cosmopolitan guesthouse with spa and restaurant in Windhoek's leafy Eros suburb
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