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Walvis Bay Destination Guide

Touring Walvis Bay in Namibia

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

Interactive map of Walvis Bay

Time in Walvis Bay is now 12:15 PM (Thursday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Windhoek " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Windhoek, Keetmanshoop, and Rand Rifles. Being here already, consider visiting Windhoek . We collected some hobby film on the internet . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Check out our recommendations for Walvis Bay ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Walvis Bay seaside town Namibia

1:21 min by RoomsForAfrica
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Walvis Bay is a seaside town in Namibia. Home to large salt pans. Copyright to ..

Namibian musicians in Walvis Bay

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Namibian youth group performing on Holland America's Prinsendam while docked in Walvis Bay ..

Walvis Bay Boat Trip near Walvis Bay Namibia

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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 ..

Kayaking with the seals - Namibia

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The local seal colony at Pelican Point comes out to play with us on the water. Pelican Point is a 40min drive from Walvis Bay, on the coast of Namibia. ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Walvis Bay Urban

Walvis Bay Urban constituency is a constituency in the Erongo Region of Namibia. The constituency had a population of 40,849 in 2004. The district capital is the city of Walvis Bay.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -22.95 14.51 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Constituencies of Erongo Region, Walvis Bay

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 -22.93 14.53 (Lat./Long.); Less than 4 km 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 -22.88 14.54 (Lat./Long.); Less than 9 km away
Tags: Artificial islands, Geography of Erongo Region, Islands of Namibia, Uninhabited islands


Dolfynstrand (Afrikaans for "dolphin beach") is a seaside resort on the South Atlantic coast of Namibia. The town is located in the Walvis Bay constituency and just south of Langstrand, another beach resort located about 20 km north of Walvis Bay on the National Road B2. It is a popular destination for sport fishing in Namibia. Dolfynstrand was founded in the 1970s and has only a few hundred full time residents, but during the holiday season its population increases to thousands of visitors.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -22.84 14.54 (Lat./Long.); Less than 14 km away
Tags: Erongo Region, Populated coastal places in Namibia

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 -22.98 14.65 (Lat./Long.); Less than 15 km away
Tags: Airports in Namibia, Buildings and structures in Erongo Region, Walvis Bay

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Walvis Bay