Things to do and places to visit in and around Okahandja
9 days, 1 km hiking trail
40 km south of Okahandja, starts on Farm Duesternbrook
Art and Culture
Sculptures made of wood and rock
in Okahandja, Voortrekker road
Do not miss this large woodcarvers' market! Hundreds of small tables full of sculptures made out of wood and rock can be found here. You will see it as you enter the town.
Location: Google Maps
Von Bach Dam Nature Reserve
Nature reserve, water sports, spa facilities, rooms, camping
10 km south of Okahandja, take the B1 and D2161
Okahandja Backeré Dekker
in Okahandja, Neib Avenue
For the more local Namibian experience you will have to visit one of the German Backeré's.
40 km south of Okahandja
The 91 km long Khomas Hochland Hiking Trail starts on this farm. You can also go for horse riding, game drives, a scenic mountain drive or hiking. A swimming pool and bar is on the premises.
Breakfast and or meals are served
Horse riding facilities
Cycling allowed and or mountain bikes to rent