KHORIXAS & VINGERK­LIP

go! Namibia - - PLACES TO STAY NORTHERN NAMIBIA -

Damara Mopane Lodge

About 24 km east of Khorixas next to the C39. R1 120 per night for two peo­ple shar­ing (B&B). There’s a swim­ming pool and a restau­rant. You get dis­count if you have a Gond­wana Card. GPS: S20.30186 E15.17531 Con­tact: 00 264 61 427 200; gond­wana-col­lec­tion.com 68 Vingerk­lip Lodge About 73 km south-east of Khorixas and the clos­est ac­com­mo­da­tion to the Vingerk­lip rock for­ma­tion. Ac­com­mo­da­tion in one of the 11 thatched bun­ga­lows at the lodge costs R1 245 per adult (DB&B); R622 per child aged 4 – 14; free for tod­dlers. If you stay over, dine at their Ea­gles Nest Restau­rant for a sun­set view from the top of one of the Ugab Ter­races. Day vis­i­tors pay a R10 en­trance fee to visit the Vingerk­lip. GPS: S20.39478 E 15.43068

Con­tact: 00 264 67 290 319 (Emmanuel); 00 264 61 255 344;

vingerk­lip.com.na 69 Ugab Ter­race Lodge The lodge restau­rant has a spec­tac­u­lar view. Guided stargaz­ing tours and game drives are also on of­fer. The camp­site is small (five stands) with ba­sic fa­cil­i­ties. Camp­ing R170 per adult; R90 per child un­der 12. Lodge ac­com­mo­da­tion from R1 800 for a sin­gle room (DB&B) and R1 350 p.p. shar­ing (DB&B) for a dou­ble room. GPS: S20.34622 E15.44930

Con­tact: 00 264 81 140 0179; ugabter­racelodge.com 70 Bam­batsi Guest Farm This guest farm is about 60 km east of Khorixas along the C39. It’s the best place to camp near the Vingerk­lip for­ma­tion. There are stands for about four fam­i­lies. Camp­ing R130 p.p. Hot wa­ter is pro­vided by don­key boil­ers. The new Biro camp­site on top of the moun­tain is only ac­ces­si­ble by 4x4: R150 p.p. Bun­ga­lows R950 p.p. (DB&B). Din­ner R180 p.p. GPS: S20.24552 E15.47235 (turn-off from the C39) Con­tact: 00 264 81 245 8803 (Inge); bam­batsi.com

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from Namibia

© PressReader. All rights reserved.