Twyfelfontein Tours and Travels
Twyfelfontein is a rocky site situated in the Kunene Region of north western Namibia. It is a historic area, complete with rock carvings dating back to 1000 AD. It is believed that the carvings took over 2000 years to create, making it the most impressive rock art collection around. The area was approved as a World Heritage Site in 2007 (by UNESCO) and was the first in Namibia. It has the densest and most important rock art concentration in Africa. The sites are guarded and require a tour guide to ensure their protection.Read More
Here are some popular itineraries that include a visit to Twyfelfontein
If you are planning a Twyfelfontein holiday, have a look at some of the accommodation that we recommend. 'Our Rating' indicates how we feel each property rates according to normal Western hotel standards. 'Local Rating' indicates how the property is categorised/rated locally:
Oase Garni Guest House Twyfelfontein
Small and friendly, the Oase Garni Guest House is the only establishment in the little town of Kamanjab. The 20 rooms are all of a good size and are furnished with local artwork. Internet is available and there is a small bar to enjoy a refreshing beverage in. The Oase Garni is a great place to base yourself for trips to the local Himba tribe - taking a visit here helps to support the existence of these tribes and is a highly rewarding experience. The guesthouse is located in the town of Kamanjab, south west of Etosha National Park.
Oppi Koppi Restcamp Twyfelfontein
An oasis in the desert, Oppi Koppi Rest Camp is the ideal place to stop when visiting Namibia's northwest. Bungalows are well furnished with fans in every room and tea and coffee making facilities. The camp prides itself on it's friendly bar, which serves a good range of cold beers, other alcoholic beverages and ice cold Jagermeister. The out door pool is a great place to cool off from the Namibian heat before settling down for a delicious meal in the evening. The camp is situated just outside Kamanjab in northwest Namibia.
Porcupine Camp Twyfelfontein
The Porcupine Camp is a rustic camp with fully furnished tents. The camp is situated on a private farm with beautiful nature all around. Small granite mountains and a lot of Mopanetrees surround the restaurant, which serves delicious game meals every evening, and the verandah. As the name suggests, the camp sees dozens of porcupines every night, which can be fed and photographed by guests to the accommodation. It is a bush camp and only 8km out of Kamanjab.
For all our tours and tailor-made holidays we provide you with a clear categorisation of all hotels we use. The REGIONAL CATEGORY indicates the local rating of each hotel in each respective country. We have also rated each hotel using OUR CATEGORY, which will be in line with generally accepted western hotel grading standards.
Basic hotels and simple accommodation is a no frills option with an adventurous authentic feel.
Standard accommodation equates to a Western 3-star standard, always featuring en-suite rooms and usually a restaurant.
Superior accommodation equates to a Western 4-star standard, featuring en-suite rooms and usually a restaurant and often a swimming pool and/or a fitness centre.
Deluxe accommodation equates to a Western 5-star standard, usually featuring spacious, en-suite rooms, a restaurant, swimming pool and fitness centre and an array of amenities, excellent service and customer care.
Lavish accommodation equates to a Western 5-star plus standard - the creme de la creme. Featuring spacious, en-suite rooms, a restaurant, swimming pool and fitness centre and an array of amenities, this accommodation is a cut above the rest. Sheer opulence!
Twyfelfontein Tailor made suggestions
Here are some of the recent tailor made itineraries we have created for our clients which include a visit to Twyfelfontein.