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5 places to visit in Windhoek

#0Fish River CanyonFish River Canyon

The second biggest canyon in the world is located about 550 kilometers from Windhoek - it's a 6-7-hour drive or a 2,5-hour fly. The entrance ticket is 80 NAD and 10NAD for a car.

#0The Namib DesertThe Namib Desert

The oldest desert in the world is located in southwest Africa and occupies 100 000 sq.kilometers. It's a 6-hour drive southwards from Windhoek.

#0The Christ ChurchThe Christ Church

Neo-Gothic church with stained-glass windows and 24 meters high tower is located in the very centre of the city. It is open on Monday-Friday from 7:30am till 2:30pm, there is a church service here on Saturday and Sunday.

#0Ai-Ais Hot SpringsAi-Ais Hot Springs

Sulphurous thermal springs are situated in the southern part of Fish River Canyon. The temperature of the water is about 60°C. You can get here by car, bus or plane.

#0Dead VleiDead Vlei

The valley with petrified trees is situated in the Namib-Naukluft National Park in the middle of the Namib desert. It is about 400 km northwestward of the capital city. Get permit in a visitor centre at the entrance to enter the park.

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