Namibia is in , bordering , , , and the Atlantic Ocean. Namibia boasts remarkable natural attractions such as the Namib desert, the , and the Kalahari desert.

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, known as Swakop in , is the country's biggest coastal town and a resort for Namibians on holiday.

is 's capital and largest city. It is in the geographic centre of the country at an elevation of 1,600m.

is a former colonial German town on 's Atlantic coast.

is a common tourist destination in the southern part of the Namib Desert, .


is in . Between towns you can catch a minibus, and is on the route of the big coaches that travel to , , , and .

is a region in . A large 26 000km area known as the Sperrgebiet is located in the south west corner of along the coast of the Atlantic Ocean.

The , also known as Strip is a long, skinny panhandle extending north-east from , separating , , and ending near the south-western corner of .

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  • Location: ,
  • Population: 2,130,000
  • Latitude of center: 22° 34' 33.6" (22.576°) south
  • Longitude of center: 17° 4' 56.6" (17.0824°) east
  • Elevation: 1381 meters (4531 feet)
  • Capital:
  • Area: 825,418 km² (318,696 miles²)
  • Languages: English, Afrikaans, German, Herero and Khoekhoe
  • Currency: Dollar (NAD)
  • Phone code: 264
  • Internet domain: .na
  • Neighbors: , , and
  • Wikidata: Namibia
  • Wikimedia Commons: Namibia

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Afrikaans: Namibië, Albanian: Namibi, Amharic: ናሚቢያ, Arabic: ناميبيا, Armenian: Նամիբիա, Arpitan: Namibie, Azerbaijani: Namibiya, Bambara: Namibi, Belarusian: Намібія, Bengali: নামিবিয়া, Bosnian: Namibija, Bulgarian: Намибия, Burmese: နမ်မီးဘီးယား, Catalan: Namíbia, Central Khmer: ណាមីប៊ី, Chinese: 纳米比亚, Cornish: Namibi, Croatian: Namibija, Czech: Namibie, Dutch: Namibië, Esperanto: Namibio, Estonian: Namiibia, Ewe: Namibia nutome, French: Namibie, Fulah: Namibii, Ganda: Namibiya, Georgian: ნამიბია, German: Namibia, Greek: Ναμίμπια, Gujarati: નામિબિયા, Hausa: Namibiya, Hebrew: נאמיביה
Hebrew: נמיביה, Hindi: नामीबिया, Hungarian: Namíbia, Icelandic: Namibía, Irish: An Namaib, Italian: Namibia, Japanese: ナミビア, Japanese: ナミビア共和国, Kannada: ನಮೀಬಿಯಾ, Kashmiri: नमीबिया, Kikuyu: Namimbia, Korean: 나미비아, Kurdish: Namîbya, Kurdish: نامیبیا, Lao: ນາມິເບຍ, Latvian: Namībija, Lingala: Namibi, Lithuanian: Namibija, Luba-Katanga: Namibi, Luxembourgish: Namibien, Macedonian: Намибија, Malayalam: നമീബിയ, Maltese: Namibja, Marathi: नमीबिया, Marathi: नामिबिया, Nepali (macrolanguage): नामिबिया, North Ndebele: Namibhiya, Oriya (macrolanguage): ନାମ୍ବିଆ, Persian: نامیبیا, Portuguese: Namíbia, Rundi: Namibiya, Russian: Намибия
Sango: Namibùii, Sanskrit: नमीबिया, Serbian: Намибија, Serbo-Croatian: Namibija, Sinhala: නැමීබියාව, Slovak: Namíbia, Slovenian: Namibija, Somali: Namiibiya, Spanish: Namibia, Tagalog: Namibya, Tajik: Намибия, Tamil: நமீபியா, Telugu: నమీబియా, Thai: นามิเบีย, Thai: ประเทศนามิเบีย, Tibetan: ན་མི་བི་ཡ།, Tigrinya: ናሚቢያ, Tonga (Tonga Islands): Namipia, Turkish: Namibya, Uighur: نامىبىيە, Ukrainian: Намібія, Urdu: نامیبیا, Vietnamese: Na-mi-bi-a (Namibia), Vietnamese: Nam-mi-bi-a, Volapük: Namibiyän, Yoruba: Orílẹ́ède Namibia, Zulu: i-Namibia, Republic of Namibia, South-West Africa, Suidwes-Afrika
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