Birds of Namibia
Introduction: Royal terns (Sterna maxima) inhabit shallow coastal waters and sheltered bays, usually with other terns notably the Caspian, swift, sandwich and Damara terns.
Diet: Hunts singly or in small groups for offal from fishing boats or plunge-diving for small fish.
Description: Distinctive full black cap, rich orange bill, dark eyes and black feet and legs. Maxima is Latin for large.
Breeding: Females lay between 1 and 4 eggs. Breeds wOrange Riverdwide.
Size: 47cm. Weight: 400g. Wingspan: 130cm.
5km from the town center and within walking distance of the lagoon
A business hotel close to the town center
This colonial style lodge on the Walvis Bay Lagoon is the ideal place from which to explore the central Namibian coast
A bright & cozy lodge overlooking the lagoon and close to all of the cities amenities
A small, upmarket, owner managed guest house offering excellent views over the Walvis Bay lagoon
Well situated with views over the lagoon and close to the ever popular Raft Restaurant
Adjacent to a light house on a remote peninsula near the town of Walvis Bay. Pelican Point Lodge offers luxurious accommodation in a tranquil, remote & unspoiled environment
A friendly & relaxing eight roomed guest house