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National Botanic Garden of Namibia

Nbri | Hugel Street, Windhoek, Namibia
+264 61 202 2014
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Namibia 2017

This is a lovely walk through, some climbing, not what I expected but a good overview of what... read more

Reviewed November 2, 2017
suestevenson2015
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Kingston, Canada
A lovely rest

A peaceful and beautiful oasis. It was very dry but full of birdlife & lizards. Beware we were... read more

Reviewed July 12, 2017
UKfamily123
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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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Reviewed November 2, 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

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Reviewed July 12, 2017

A peaceful and beautiful oasis. It was very dry but full of birdlife & lizards. Beware we were locked in at lunch time.

1  Thank UKfamily123
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Reviewed June 28, 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
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Reviewed May 13, 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
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Reviewed May 11, 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!

1  Thank sandraendawie
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Reviewed March 14, 2017

These gardens are free, and it includes a map. They are huge! They appear to be naturally occurring dry/rock gardens, and yet nearly every single plant has a little hand-written form underneath it, including the name of the curator. A wonderful little set of informative...More

1  Thank Anderst04
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Reviewed March 6, 2017

The gardens are not exactly full of flowers but they contain typical plants and bushes that you will see on your travels and gives good descriptions and tells you which animals favour eating them too.

1  Thank DaveinNorthWales
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Reviewed December 22, 2016 via mobile

Up the hill away from downtown. Worth a stroll if you have time on your hands. Trees are well labelled and the desert house informative.

Thank wonderwoman72uk
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Reviewed October 16, 2016

The garden is small and has excellent paths. Unfortunately I was there in the dry season, but there was still much to see. The Bottle trees were in flower and they really are a sight to behold. The desert house is excellent, it is very...More

1  Thank johnmarais01
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Reviewed August 30, 2016

The garden is not too big, and not far from the city center. But as most of it are trees, there is not much to see during the dry season.

1  Thank Karel V
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