Rocks & Minerals | Namibia
Introduction: Titanite forms prismatic crystals, often in the shape of 'fishtail' twins usually orange, brown or yellow in colour. It is named for its titanium content and occurs in in granites.
Distribution: The farm Tantus in the Gamsberg Region, the Krantzberg Mine and the Ais dome skarn north of Uis.
Crystal system: Monoclinic.
Very friendly lodge with eclectic decor - good choice of accommodation in the Gamsberg area
Very popular with amateur astronomers due to the areas low light pollution
A remote & rustic camp at the foot of the Khomas Hochland mountains
On the edge of the escarpment this property offers stunning views over the Namib Desert plains. Accommodation choices include private campsites, luxury villas & traditional guest farm accommodation