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Walvis Bay Destination Guide

Explore Walvis Bay in Namibia.

Walvis Bay in the region of Erongo with it's 52,058 inhabitants is located in Namibia - some 167 mi (or 268 km) West of Windhoek, the country's capital city.

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Time in Walvis Bay is now 02:29 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Windhoek" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Windhoek, Keetmanshoop or Rand Rifles. Since you are here already, consider visiting Walvis Bay, Narraville, Meersig and Kuisebmond. We saw some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.




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Walvis Bay Boat Trip near Walvis Bay Nam...

01:54 min ( August 24, 2010 by RoomsForAfrica)
Views: 247 - Rating: 5/5

Explore the Namibian coastline on a boat trip from Walvis Bay. See dolphins, seals and other marine wildlife. Try Oysters fresh off the reefs. Copyright to www.roomsforafrica.com

Walvis Bay seaside town Namibia

01:21 min ( August 24, 2010 by RoomsForAfrica)
Views: 3,989 - Rating: 5/5

Walvis Bay is a seaside town in Namibia. Home to large salt pans. Copyright to www.roomsforafrica.com


Walvis Bay Seal

00:38 min ( October 30, 2012 by muchieh)
Views: 67 - Rating: 0/5

What not to do while on vacation in Namibia

Walvis Bay

02:36 min ( March 18, 2011 by lionstyle29)
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Interesting facts about this location

Kuisebmund Stadium

Kuisebmund Stadium is an open air stadium in Walvis Bay, Namibia. It is home to several teams in the Namibia Premier League, including the Eleven Arrows and Blue Waters football clubs. The stadium has capacity for 4,000 spectators.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -22.96, 14.51 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Erongo Region, Football venues in Namibia, Walvis Bay

Bird Island (Namibia)

Bird Island is a man-made platform off the coast of Namibia between Walvis Bay and Swakopmund. It serves as a breeding ground for birds and yields guano which is collected and sold.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -22.96, 14.51 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Artificial islands, Geography of Erongo Region, Islands of Namibia, Uninhabited islands

Walvis Bay Airport

Walvis Bay Airport is an airport serving Walvis Bay, a town in the Erongo Region of Namibia. The airport is about 15 km east of the town.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -22.96, 14.51 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Namibia, Buildings and structures in Erongo Region, Walvis Bay

Langstrand

Langstrand (Afrikaans and German for "Long Beach", which the town is often called, too, among English-speaking tourists) is a small beach resort on the Atlantic coast in western Namibia. Langstrand and its neighboring sister resort Dolfynstrand lies between Walvis Bay and Swakopmund. It is, for the most part, an upscale beach resort where many have beach homes to escape the interior heat in Namibia.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -22.96, 14.51 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Populated coastal places in Namibia

Kuiseb River

The Kuiseb River in Namibia flows from the Khomas highlands west of Windhoek to Walvis Bay. The Kuiseb is an ephemeral river with a mean run-off of roughly 20 million cubic metres per annum. It is bordered on one side by the tallest sand dunes in the world, and on the other by barren rock. The red sand dunes south of the river reach heights over 150 meters. The prevailing winds blow the dunes northward, but their movement is blocked by the river.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -22.96, 14.51 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Geography of Erongo Region, Rivers of Namibia