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Katutura Township

Windhoek, Namibia
+264 81 244 9835
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3-Hour Windhoek City and Township Cultural Tour
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“meat market” (4 reviews)
“car wash” (3 reviews)
Windhoek, Namibia
+264 81 244 9835
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Reviewed 20 May 2016

Friendly people in a township which has water and electricity, even if the "houses" are made of corrugated iron. A lot of barber shops, why ever, many repairing shops, much more understandable and a lot of car washing shops where the taxis are cleaned. A...More

Thank LexGrizzly
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Customer satisfaction service in the tourism industry trade seems more important than ever, especially after one had such an awesome experience with one guest being a visitor to Namibia. Business people in the tourism industry do also tend to relax and sometimes forget how important...More

Thank Heila R
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

A very old and very african community. Population very high.. U might need a local to take u around.therz a lot to see and the famous "cappana" in somewhere in katutura. If you like drinking u definitely will have quite an experience.

Thank Collins M
Reviewed 18 April 2016

The township tour, arranged by a local travel agent, with a private guide and car was a stunning insight into the impact of apartheid on the founding of the country. The history of SWAPO and independence is well explained as is life in the townships...More

Thank manisfeld
Reviewed 11 April 2016

Go here, learn about the history. See the bullet holes in the walls, learn about the riots, taste the kapana, the delicious barbecued meat with a variety of spices and salt. The township is poor in places but colourful and warm. Go to the dams...More

Thank Adam G
Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

Having struggled to find authentic, Homestyle food, our fantastic guide Alvin from Chameleon Backpackers joined us for a trip to the township for lunch! It was a great experience. We were treated with great hospitality by all and enjoyed a traditional meal of millet pap,...More

Thank BevyAbr
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Somethings to see how people live and work they culture they tradition that's an African experience in the heart of katutura in the Capital City Windhoek

Thank Ndesi P
Reviewed 31 January 2016

Traveled here on our tour of Windhoek. essentially a local market where many of the local workers shop for food. You can get a good sense of the edibles available from dried insects/larvae to barbecued meat. Essentially a safe area to stroll around but need...More

1  Thank BobN06
Reviewed 24 January 2016

Must visit to have a real taste of the local dish - kapana. We couldn't find it on the menu of other restaurants we went to so we were told Katutura was the place to go. Very informal and the meat is tasty, best eaten...More

Thank Mwikali2015
Reviewed 14 January 2016

This place unlike townships in other countries is safe to explore and engage with the local population. There are several places to catch a drink and enjoy time mingling and often there is a car wash or braai spot very close to you. Many places...More

Thank 922kudan
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Moraia T
24 August 2016|
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Response from hendrina2016 | Reviewed this property |
I live in the area. Even if you are driving your own car it is ok, as long as you don't have any valuables in sight.