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Kaumbangere Campsite

Community Campsites - Namibia

This relaxing campsite is run by a local community - procedes from your stay go directly to the community allowing you to make an immediate difference to the lives of rural Namibians.

Why visit Kaumbangere Campsite?

  • Here you will have an opportunity to meet with and experience the tradition & culture of the Ovaherero people.
  • We are ideally located as a gateway to Tsumkwe, Otjiwarongo and the north east through the Trans Caprivi Highway.

What can you experience?

  • Visits to historic places
  • Traditional performances by the Ovaherero people e.g. holy fire, cow milking, etc
  • A tour to nearby villages to observe day to day lives of the local people
  • Tours to wedding ceremonies and funeral where applicable
  • A visit to San people
  • Services of a trained guide.

What facilities are available?

  • Campsite with ablution facilities and a braai area - breakfast on request
  • Neat & stylish bungalows with ablution facilities - bed & breakfast
  • Restaurant and bar facilities
  • Lunch and dinner on request
  • Traditional meals can be served on request.

Nearby attractions include:

How to get there?

  • From Windhoek, take the B6 road (towards Gobabis) for about 90 km, turn left into C29, drive for around 100km untill you get reach the C22, drive for about 5 km and enter motor gate.  The campsite is on your left. 

Unfortunately we are not able to book community campsites as there are no reliable contact numbers or booking offices in places.
The only way to get a site is to arrange it on arrival at the campsite.

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