- Our borders are open, come and visit!
Our borders are open, come and visit!
months of various stages of lockdown, we are gradually moving towards a “new
normal”, we have our Covid-19 infections under control and we, as a country,
seem to have weathered the storm and are down to very few new infections per
been taken off Germany’s Robert Koch Institute black-list and off the Swiss BAG
list, meaning that tourists from these countries can visit Namibia and return
safely without having to quarantine on their return.
are starting to fly to Namibia again.
Ethiopia’s first flight via Addis Ababa landed in Windhoek on 11 September.
They have 3 flights scheduled per week and are convenient if you can fly from
Frankfurt, Geneva or Vienna.
Eurowings flight from Frankurt to Windhoek arrived on Sunday 20 September and
they too have 3 scheduled flights to Windhoek per week.
flights are also starting up again soon with Westair, Air Namibia and SA
Airlink planning flights from Johannesburg and Cape Town to Windhoek by the end
of October 2020.
happening in Namibia?
September, Namibia is back to a “new normal”, meaning that one can travel
around the country without any trouble and that the lodges are again open for
business. The only rules that apply are that people should observe social
distancing and that they should wear a mask when in public and not gather in
groups large than 50 people.
a country has a total of not more than 2000 active Covid-19 cases. This works
out to not more than one Covid-19 case per 400 sq km. We average around 70 new
Covid-19 cases per day meaning that the virus seems to be under control, and as
we enter our hot summer months, we expect the new infections to decrease even
Entry and travel
regulations for tourists:
1 You would fill in
the health questionaire found here http://www.namibiatourism.com.na/page/tourism-revival-initiative
and bring it along when you arrive in Namibia(we will send you this
2 Tourists entering
Namibia should observe all Covid-19 infections Control Measures as any other
travelers. You should arrive with a Covid-19 negative test not older than 72 hours. Once in Namibia and Covid negative, guests will not need to do a Covid test while here, i.e you can get on with it and enjoy your holiday.
3 You should have
travel insurance covering medical care or an unexpected extended hotel stay.
4 You should procure a
local sim card at the airport(we will provide you with this on arrival).
5 You should not use
public transport(we will collect you at the airport).
Safety First-Namibia Individual Travel is
ready for the new normal
After fulfilling the various requirements
for safety measures and protocols of the World Travel and Tourism Council, we
are one of the first tour operators in Namibia to be awarded the Safe Travels
Stamp. We have put
various hygiene and safety protocols in place for our guest safety. These can
be found on our website www.nit.com.na
as beautiful as before, possibly more beautiful as the roads and parks have
been quiet, giving the animals time for themselves, to rest, increase their
numbers and to fatten up for the time they will be doing photo shoots
again…they are more beautiful than ever!
contact and let us convince you to visit us soon….