Below is a selection of Budget Namibia Tours to Swakopmund. Swakopmund, or ‘Mouth of the Swakop’, is a city located in the Namib Desert, on the north-west of Namibia’s coast. The city is situated 280 kilometres west of the capital of Namibia, Windhoek, and is the capital of the Erongo administrative district. Swakopmund is home to more than 42,000 residents and spreads over about 193 square kilometres. The town is a beautiful beach getaway, with palm-studded streets, oceanside promenades, luxury accommodation, enjoyable climate and golden beaches. Established in 1892 as the primary harbour for German Southwest Africa, Swakopmund is a prime example of German architecture, with a large portion of its population still speaking German to this day.
Namibia is situated between the large Kalahari Desert and the South Atlantic coastline, known for its incredibly vast and varying landscapes. It is made up of four main regions and home to some of the world’s largest, and oldest, national parks.