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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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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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 July 16, 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 5 weeks ago

    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 July 11, 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 5 weeks ago

    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.

    Reviewed June 17, 2019 via mobile

    The tour was great, and more than I expected with explanations of buildings and culture en route (not mentioned in the itinerary). Petrus was our guide. He beautifully combined stories with history to give authentic insight into Windhiek and Namibian culture. It was a great...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank Elijeshca C
    Reviewed June 8, 2019 via mobile

    We booked one day before the tour in the evening and received the confirmation the early next morning. The tour was organised by Chameleon Tours in Windhoek and they told us to pick us up at 01.30 p.m. Our guide Petrus was perfectly in time...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank 110779stefan
    Claire G, Manager at Chameleon Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded June 28, 2019

    Thanks for the feedback Stefan. Petrus works hard to really show our guests a great time around Windhoek and glad you enjoyed your tour. Will certainly share your great feedback with him. Cheers, Claire

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