Information about Namibia
Population: 2,108,665 inhab. (2009)
Capital: Windhoek 300 thousand inhab.
Official Languages: english, Afrikáans, german
Main cities: Windhoek, Rundu, Walvis Bay, Oshakati, Swakopmund
According to your nationality, before planning your trip, please check with the embassy or consulate of Namibia in your country of residence Namibia, if you need Visa in order to enter the country. Make sure to have the health insurance required and the valid passport, as well.
In addition to passport and visa, if you plan to travel to Namibia, whether for business or pleasure, we suggest to review the following information: International Airports - Airport Safety Rules - baggage allowance, size and weight restrictions - Most visited cities - Driving in Namibia - Electricity - Time Zone - Business hours - National Holidays - Weights and Measures - Rules of Etiquette and Commercial Practices
Currency: Dólar namibio (NAD)
Time Zone: (GMT+1) in Summer Time (GMT-1)
Vaccination data up to july 2012:
- Obligatory vaccines: Yellow fever if coming from an endemic country
- Recommended vaccines: Hepatitis A, Tetanus-diphtheria, Pertussis, MMR vaccine.