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National Botanic Garden of Namibia

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

Beautifully laid out garden showcasing native trees and plants. All trees and plants are well... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2017
Victoria, Canada
Lovely outing

What a pleasent surprise we got when we visited the National Botanic Gardens in Windhoek! All names... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2017
Boksburg, South Africa
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Nbri | Hugel Street, Windhoek, Namibia
+264 61 202 2014
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Reviewed 14 May 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
Reviewed 11 May 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
Reviewed 14 March 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
Reviewed 6 March 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
Reviewed 22 December 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
Reviewed 16 October 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
Reviewed 30 August 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
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

We visited the Namibia Botanical Garden and were rather disappointed at the state of the gardens. The drought has caused significant impact on the plants and it was sad to see all the aloe trees that died. The koker trees is the only plants that...More

1  Thank JohanVanGreuning
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

It's a nice place to spend the time if you are staying in the capital city for any reason. It's very clean but remember that if you go in winter time, half of the plant will by dry. And by the way... It's free. You...More

1  Thank Ramon A
Reviewed 27 July 2016

One of the things we ticket off our visit to Windhoek. Spent about an hour or so, but nothing unusually different on the walk. Their "demonstration garden" looked lovely. Spotted many gheckos and a snake on the walk.

1  Thank Dene678
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