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Katu Tours

| ​SL.10 Soweto Market, on Independence Avenue, Windhoek 9000, Namibia
+264 81 303 2856
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An excellent tour, but mind the traffic!

Anna was our guide for our 3.5 hour bicycle tour of Katatura township. She is a forthright and... read more

Reviewed August 7, 2017
DBM1961
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Quebec City, Canada
Absolutely a MUST-DO

We took the bike trip the day of our arrival in Namibia. Anna is very, very passionate and... read more

Reviewed July 5, 2017
Toon T
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Cultural Adventure tours of Katutura-Windhoek by bicycle!
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  • Average2%
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| ​SL.10 Soweto Market, on Independence Avenue, Windhoek 9000, Namibia
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Reviewed August 7, 2017

Anna was our guide for our 3.5 hour bicycle tour of Katatura township. She is a forthright and passionate person and her comments provided context for our tour and for what we were seeing. Anna was very good at making sure the pace was fine...More

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Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

We took the bike trip the day of our arrival in Namibia. Anna is very, very passionate and knowledgeable about Namibia's history and present. Her tour allows a look into the life of the common Namibian without being an intruder, something impossible for a tourist...More

Thank Toon T
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Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

We think the best way to experience and learn more about the history of Namibia and Windhoek / Katutura is through a scheduled approx 3 1/2 hour bike ride on the main and back streets of Katutura with Anna of Katu Tours. Anna can also...More

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Katu_Tours, Owner at Katu Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2017

I love you guys! Thank you for the support! Best greetings, Anna

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Reviewed June 1, 2017

I did katutours this week and I can totally recommended it. It was one of my best Windhoek experiences and worth every cent. Anna, the owner of katutours, is an amazing woman -she knows a lot about namibia, windhoek and katutura and very passionate about...More

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Reviewed March 2, 2017 via mobile

Gentle bike ride around areas you probably will never learn about on your own. Our guide, Silas, was a combination of extremely knowledgable, professional and passionate. A very inspiring guide. Apart from 'sharing the local experience' it's the trip where you need your camera to...More

Thank John H
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Reviewed February 19, 2017

Our excellent and friendly guide, Silas, led this tour of the neighborhoods of Katatura. We cycled from stop to stop and Silas would give us interesting information about the history of the area, the current political situation, and point out interesting sights. The pace of...More

1  Thank Ian V
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Reviewed January 7, 2017

If you spend more than one day in Windhoek, this is a very good tour to experience and witness how locals live. In addition, Anna makes it very entertaining and shows you a different perspective about life in Windhoek and Namibia.

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Reviewed November 7, 2016

My wife and I cycled around Katutura ( the Soweto equivalent of Windhoek ) guided by Anna ( who set the cycling venture up ) and her nephew Elliot. It was an eye-opening experience and quite wonderful. We felt totally safe on the roads, enjoyed...More

Thank Alastair H
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Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

You can't experience namibia by only visiting safari tours and sightseeing. On my trip to Namibia which was organized safari tour I caught only a part Namibia which was its beautiful nature and wildlife, but no real interaction with the Namibian people. The tour offers...More

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Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

We met Anna who is the owner of katu tours and I was moved by her passion to make a change for women in Namibia and show tourists the other side of life here. Both she and her nephew Elliot were very knowledgeable and it...More

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Brita B
February 22, 2017|
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Response from Katu_Tours | Property representative |
Dear Brita, Thank you for your message well received and my apology for the delay. I am afraid Katu Tours does not offer tours to Brandburg (rock art) or Kaokaland (Himba land) by bicycle. But we do work together with... More
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