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National Botanic Garden of Namibia

Nbri | Hugel Street, Windhoek, Namibia
+264 61 202 2014
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a moment of breath taking it was, i never really thought Namibia had so many plants and succulent... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Joseph K
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Walvis Bay, Namibia
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Excellent viewing of trees and plants. The guy was friendly and you can buy a drink from the home... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2018
minnieellen
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Riversdale, South Africa
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Nbri | Hugel Street, Windhoek, Namibia
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

a moment of breath taking it was, i never really thought Namibia had so many plants and succulent. my visit to the open up my eyes

Thank Joseph K
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Reviewed 7 March 2018

Excellent viewing of trees and plants. The guy was friendly and you can buy a drink from the home. This is a must when you visit Namibia and Keetmanshoop.

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Reviewed 2 November 2017

This is a lovely walk through, some climbing, not what I expected but a good overview of what Namibia and the desert would look like before our safari, interesting

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Reviewed 12 July 2017

A peaceful and beautiful oasis. It was very dry but full of birdlife & lizards. Beware we were locked in at lunch time.

1  Thank UKfamily123
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Reviewed 28 June 2017

Very well kept and presented, however, there was no staff there to answer questions. The drought has done some real damage to this site as well as the general countryside.

Thank Kory D
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Reviewed 13 May 2017

Beautifully laid out garden showcasing native trees and plants. All trees and plants are well labelled, all in all a very enjoyable hour or so.

Thank KitRaetsen
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Reviewed 11 May 2017

What a pleasent surprise we got when we visited the National Botanic Gardens in Windhoek! All names of trees and plants well displayed. saw lovely birds there!

1  Thank sandraendawie
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

These gardens are free, and it includes a map. They are huge! They appear to be naturally occurring dry/rock gardens, and yet nearly every single plant has a little hand-written form underneath it, including the name of the curator. A wonderful little set of informative...More

1  Thank Anderst04
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Reviewed 6 March 2017

The gardens are not exactly full of flowers but they contain typical plants and bushes that you will see on your travels and gives good descriptions and tells you which animals favour eating them too.

1  Thank DaveinNorthWales
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Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Up the hill away from downtown. Worth a stroll if you have time on your hands. Trees are well labelled and the desert house informative.

Thank wonderwoman72uk
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