Skip the touristy restaurants and experience the local flavors instead on this walking tour of Swakopmund’s authentic haunts. On a tour curated for foodies and history buffs alike, your guide provides context for the city’s unusual palate by unraveling the fascinating history and culture of the former German colony. Arrive hungry and indulge in African game meat, fresh fish, local beer, and sweets at a German-influenced cake shop.
We have developed this specialised tour especially for cruise ship passengers that have a limited amount of time but would like to see as much as possible in a round trip, including all the main highlights the Namibian Coast has to offer.
From the Parliament Gardens to Lover's Hill, Windhoek has plenty of attractions to offer its visitors. Tour the city's most famous landmarks, as well as some of its best kept secrets, on this tour Windhoek and Katutura, a township that holds tight to tradition and represents the broad diversity of Namibian culture.
In this cooking class you will not only get to know a new cuisine but you will gain an authentic insight into the Namibian culture and its people. Learn about farming of crops in a desert climate and train your whole body preparing the traditional porridge. Vegetarians are very welcome to see that Namibia has much more to offer than great steaks.
Learn how to make African dishes when visiting Namibia during this cooking class with a local family. Located in the township of Mondesa, the experience will give you the chance to learn about the different cultures of Namibia and its food. Learn how to cook traditional dishes such as mopane worms (large edible caterpillars) and mahangu porridge.
You want to experience the social/night life in Windhoek by crawling (not literally) through diffent bars and have a taste of the different beer options that we enjoy in Namibia?
We have a designated guide for your safety but we will mostly walk from one bar to another, you have a drink of your choice, interact and simply dance and enjoy yourself. If you are ready, so are we, make the booking and we will see you soon. Cheers!
Get an in-depth overview on Namibia’s top regional products during this gastronomy-themed tour. Go behind the scenes at a local olive farm and learn all about the ancient preparation of Jojoba oil, now a cosmetics industry staple. You’ll also visit a gin distillery, craft brewery, and coffee roaster, complete with tasty samples and chef-prepared snacks.
Imagine yourself in a company of happy, fun and welcoming people. With Knight Vibes you get free entries to all the bars, pubs and clubs you visit. The best part is that you’ll also get free shots everywhere you go, and you’ll be offered a special menu with discounts on drinks.
Learn different toasting phrase in different languages, and have an opportunity to teach us what you say in your country as you toast to a shared drink.
Namibians have friendly people and fun places we are here to help to find them and have a good time. Come and taste local food, drink and learn some dancing moves.
Meet tourists, expats, and travelers. You will learn the culture from the locals, talk with them and dance with them. The tours are for all people introvert and extrovert. We have card games to help you connect with everyone. Observers, you can join to watch us dancing while you are enjoying that drink.
Windhoek City Tours Business Opportunities | Food and Cultural Experiences
Our Tourists gets the Opportunity to network plus have an overview of business opportunities in Windhoek, but also gets to witness the Township with diverse cultures and food experiences
If you want to travel to Namibia and only visit Etosha National Park then this is the ideal start for you, all your meals and your overnight stay in/outside the Etosha National Park, including a full day game drive inside the park is all included. If you are already in Namibia this can be an add on. If you are interested in visiting en-route attractions as mentioned we can do this for you at an additional cost as those are not included.
The Sossusvlei area belongs to a wider region of southern Namib with homogeneous features (about 32.000 km²) extending between rivers Koichab and Kuiseb. This area is characterized by high sand dunes of vivid pink-to-orange color, an indication of a high concentration of iron in the sand and consequent oxidation processes. The oldest dunes are those of a more intense reddish color. These dunes are among the highest in the world; many of them are above 200 metres, the highest being the one nicknamed Big Daddy, about 325 metres high, however the highest dune in the Namib Desert, Dune 7,
Discover incredible wildlife and natural wonders on a 4-day adventure from Windhoek. This exciting multi-day tour begins with a visit to Etosha National Park, where you'll embark on multiple game drives seeking out lion, meerkat and more. Visit the Etosha Pan—a massive salt pan visible from space—before continuing toward Swakopmund. Take an opportunity to interact with locals like the Damara people en route and learn firsthand the origins of the 'Skeleton Coast' name. Your return trip includes a visit to the Walvis Bay flamingos and the area's highest sand dune.
Our Cultural Township Tours are all about the people. To truly experience the warmth, friendliness and humanity of township residents of Mondesa, you have to walk its streets. Hear the children at play, smell the sidewalk barbecues, taste locally brewed beer and not to forget the food, local mopane worms, learn to say “Uuharapo” and the Click language, experience what is meant by “Ubuntu”Explorer the Eco-friendly Cycling Township Tour with your private local Guide
Explore different cultures in Mondesa and meet local people in the Community with your local, personal tour guide, get to know Namibia better, learn about the different tribes in Namibia from Ovambo, Damara, Herero and the Ovahimba people.This is an ideal shore excursion for those travelers with limited time in Swakopmund because this tour explores the main interests in Swakopmund,this will be a quick introduction about the history of Swakopmund and the Township in our community.
This 11-day tour includes the best of Namibia highlights such as the desert and ocean experience, diverse Namibian culture and is perfectly designed for safari lovers, who want to experience the authenticity of Africa.
A visit to the Etosha National Park is definitely one of the highlights of travelling in Namibia. Etosha, which was declared a game park by the administration in 1907, covers an area of more than 22.000 square kilometers. In its centre lies a vast salt-pan surrounded by grass and Savannah, bush land in the west and dry forest in the north-east. Million years ago, this area was an enormous lake, fed by the Kunene river. Come and explore with us this animal paradise for 3 days.
Live an authentic culinary experience in in the Township of Mondesa Swakopmund with a local Family. Enter the home of Nathalia Lifestyle Township Home Kitchen and enjoy amazing hands-on cooking class with a lunch or dinner. Eat the meal you've made, complete with wine or beer. The home is in in the Township of Mondesa 5 Minutes’ drive from the centre, a very central district. Walking around its backstreets and little alleys is a fascinating experience, off the beaten path. Learn about culinary Namibian traditions before going to a typical home home for a hands-on cooking class. Prepare a starter, main dish (homemade Pap) and a dessert to enjoy at the end of your class. Benefit from a glass of wine or beer while preparing delicious local recipes. End your class with a lovely lunch and enjoy the fruits of your hard work, served with plenty of wine of course!
Nathalias Lifestyle Family Home Kitchen
Together with my family, we welcome you into our family home here in the Township of Mondesa, Swakopmund, Namibia.
My family and I are enthusiastic to welcome visitors from all parts of the world at Nathalia’s Family Lifestyle Home Kitchen to share our cultural heritage. You will be introduced to my family and learn about our culture and the local community of the Mondesa Township.
During your stay with us, we will prepare traditional meals together, sit down and eat as one big family. You will enjoy our hospitality and have lively discussions at the table.
You will learn how to cook typical native dishes, there is no set menu and our heartily home-cooked meals will change depending on the seasonal availability of its ingredients.
We want to create unforgettable moments for you in Nathalia’s Family Lifestyle Home Kitchen.
– Home Cooking Experience Tour is a half-day township cookery tour that is presented by a local family,this will be a interactive home cooking Experience,the family welcomes visitors from all parts of the world at Nathalia’s Family Lifestyle Home Kitchen. You will get a chance to learn about Different cultures in Namibia and their food.
During your stay at Nathalias Home, you will prepare traditional meals together, sit down and eat as one big family. You will enjoy our hospitality and have lively discussions at the table.
You will learn how to cook typical native dishes, from mopane worms(katarpilas)traditional spinach, chicken, mash beans and the mahangu porridge. There is no set menu, our heartily home-cooked meals will change depending on the seasonal availability of its ingredients.
We want to create unforgettable moments for you in Nathalia’s Family Lifestyle Home Kitchen.
Together with my family, we welcome you into our family home here in the Township of Mondesa, Swakopmund, Namibia.My family and I are enthusiastic to welcome visitors from all parts of the world at Nathalia’s Family Lifestyle Home Kitchen to share our cultural heritage. You will be introduced to my family and learn about our culture and the local community of the Mondesa Township.During your stay with us, we will prepare traditional meals together, sit down and eat as one big family. You will enjoy our hospitality and have lively discussions at the table.You will learn how to cook typical native dishes, there is no set menu and our heartily home-cooked meals will change depending on the seasonal availability of its ingredients.We want to create unforgettable moments for you in our Home Kitchen.When you book your cooking experience, all you need to do is to indicate where you stay, and we will pick you up to and drive you to Nathalia’s Family Lifestyle Home Kitchen.
Kapana Grilled Beef is a way of preparing raw meat, typically beef in Namibia by grilling it on open fire. The grilled meat is often sold at open market by young and small business people; it is cut into small pieces and grilled and sold while it's cooking. . Kapana business has contributed in a small way to the economic development of the country by giving unemployed young people an opportunity to start their business with a very low capital and look after their family. Kapana in Namibia is popular in Swakopmund Mondesa area and people from surrounding locations visit Explorer Tours to eat Kapana.
You will get an-in-depth exploration in the Township of Mondesa and Swakopmund". Learn about the different tribes in and cultures of Namibia from the Ovambo, Damara Herero to the Ovahimba People.
Giving back to our community
25% of your payments benefit the community, for the home visit and the Mondesa School project foundation
This tour is perfect for safari lovers who seek to enjoy a superb safari, vast, scenic landscape and a close encounter with untouched nature. Explore Etosha and get a chance to have a unique African adventure at its best.
You want to experience the social/night life in Windhoek by crawling (just not literally) through diffent bars and have a taste of the different beer options that we enjoy in Namibia?
We have a designated guide for your safety, we mostly walk from one bar to another, you have a drink of your choice, interact and simply dance and enjoy yourselves with us. If you are ready, so are we, make the booking and we will see you soon. Cheers!