Rocks & Minerals | Namibia
Introduction: Quartzite ranks as one of the hardest rocks. Quartz sandstone recrystallizes when heat and pressure are applied, forming new mineral grains.
Distribution: Quartzite outcrops occur in the Windhoek District and are reasonably abundant in the Nama sedimentary succession.
Composition: Mainly recrystallized quartz. Very few other minerals are present.
Colouration: White, grey, pink and buff.
Uses: Some samples of quartzite can be used as floor tiles.
This excursion to a game lodge offers the unique opportunity to view leopards & cheetah at close range
A wide variety of horse riding options including: Champagne Breakfast Rides, Sundowner Rides, Rides by the hour & even multiple day outings
Explore the township area of Katutura on a bike tour
Get to visit Windhoek's township from the comfort of your own vehicle - while accompanied by a knowledgeable local guide
Half or Full- Day Tours to a game ranch north of the city. Includes horse riding (only on full day), a game drive & lion feeding
Visit a diamond & jewelry showroom - open 7 days a week by appointment
A historical & cultural half day trip that explores central Windhoek
Learn about the pre-independence apartheid history of Windhoek