Welcome to Waterberg Wilderness

Your world of experience at the Kalahari's table mountain

Waterberg

  • one of the greatest attractions in the northern central of Namibia
  • 50 km long and 16 km wide table mountain
  • rising from the plains to a height of up to 200 metres
  • fascinating geological genesis
  • perennial springs on the south-eastern slopes
  • one of the most diverse flora area in southern Africa (500 species)
  • Plateau declared as a national park in 1972
  • Home to rare game such as sable, buffalo, black and white rhino
Waterberg Wilderness

The Waterberg Wilderness Experience

  • Plateau Hike: tour onto the table mountain (no park entrance fee)
  • "Honeymoon Sundowner": Exclusive plateau hike just for you
  • Rhino Drive: rubbing shoulders with rhinos, giraffes and other game
  • Rhino tracking: tracing rhinos on foot
  • Cultural Tour: Everyday life of the Herero
  • Hiking trails with "botanical garden"
  • History Path to sites of Herero history
  • Valley with spring, lush vegetation and over 200 bird species

News from Waterberg Wilderness

Waterberg Wilderness News
Rare black mongoose at the Plateau Lodge? – September 2017

This small agile predator caused a debate among experts which lasted for decades; only in 2008 was it granted status of a species: the black mongoose. It is considered very rare. However, in the Waterberg Plateau Lodge black mongooses are often seen milling around between the rocks.

Experiences
Waterberg Wilderness in action

Accommodation

Waterberg Plateau Lodge

Waterberg Plateau Lodge

Nestled on a rock terrace on the slope of the Waterberg, the chalets offer a view to the end of the world.

Waterberg Wilderness Lodge

Waterberg Wilderness Lodge

Huge trees, mighty bamboo and a bubbling spring turn the lodge into an oasis at the border of the Kalahari.

Waterberg Valley Lodge

Waterberg Valley Lodge

The Econo chalets are situated on a hill in a wide valley between the red cliffs of the Waterberg mountain.

Waterberg Plateau Campsite & Andersson Camp

Waterberg Plateau Campsite & Andersson Camp

Both campsites offer secluded pitches with shadow roofs on the sand of the Kalahari and a pool.

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