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National Botanic Garden of Namibia

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Nice place to see some plants endemic to the region

This is a nice place - FREE as well - to see some plants that are endemic to this part of Africa... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2018
devout_hindu
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Palo Alto, CA
Out of season, but still a lovely place to visit

We visited in September, when the gardens are not at their best, but there was still lots to see in... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2018
WheezeyFox
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 October 2018

This is a nice place - FREE as well - to see some plants that are endemic to this part of Africa. The only thing is that since we went in the dry season, a lot of the plants were withered. I suspect that come...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2018

We visited in September, when the gardens are not at their best, but there was still lots to see in terms of birds & wildlife.

Thank WheezeyFox
Reviewed 5 September 2018

The botanical garden is a haven of peace and quiet in the middle of bustling Windhoek. Here you can wander among many different kinds of indigenous plants and trees. We found a beautiful leopard tortoise in our garden and brought it here where it can...More

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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
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.

Thank minnieellen
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

Thank suestevenson2015
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.

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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
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
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!

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