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Travel to Rundu
Located in Northern Namibia in the Kavango-East Region, the capital town can be reached via campervan. Rundu is only about 700 kilometres from Windhoek via Grootfontein. By campervan, you can also visit other neighbouring cities and towns like the port of Walvis Bay or Katima Mulilo, among others.
Woodworks in Rundu
Wood carving is highly popular and is the town’s main industry. In the streets of Rundu, you will be able to see a collection of the Kavango people with intricate wood works such as masks and and animal figures. Other items that they create are souvenirs like beer mugs, toy trucks airplanes and helicopters, traditional drums, and even hand-made furniture. The San people, meanwhile, sell crafts like bows and arrows, quivers and ostrich egg jewelry.
One of Rundu’s top entertainment attractions is the Rundu Beach. The beach is known to be a popular weekend destination for entertainment because of local bars and pubs for parties and booze with pleasant night clubs and modern nightspots. During the Christmas season, meanwhile, it is considered to be the top destination for recreation and relaxation. Rundu Beach also has facilities like a parking area for your motorhome, toilets, braai, picnic facilities and a jetty.
Going east, to the direction of Caprivi, get in touch with your wild side as and visit the Mahango Game Reserve and the Khaudum Game Park. In this direction, you can also stop at Popa Falls which is 225 kilometres away.
Rundu is known to be the place where you stop for gas on your way to the Caprivi Region and to the Katima Mulilo. But you can make that stop longer and turn it to one of your itineraries and travel to the the fascinating Rundu.