Current travel advisories for Namibia

Last Update: Friday, 15. February 2019 at 18:14

Travelling Namibia is (relatively) safe.

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Travel warnings for this region [to world map].

Current situation : 2 / 5

Namibia is a country in Africa (Southern Africa) with around 3 million citizens and a land mass of 825,418 km². We detected travel advisories from 4 sources for this country.

Bordering countries: 2.0 / 5

Namibia shares land borders with 4 neighbouring states. For this country, the Danger Index is 2.0 (average value for all countries). All countries habe been reported as somehow dangerous: South Africa (2.6), Angola (2.2), Zambia with (2.2) and Botswana with (1.0 of 5). See danger map of the region.


Single advisories / travel warnings

US American government

http://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/traveladvisories/traveladvisories/namibia-travel-advisory.html

National warning: This advisory covers the whole country.

Brief summary:
Exercise normal precautions in Namibia.  Read the Safety and Security section on the country information page.

Danger level: 1

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Irish government

https://www.dfa.ie/travel/travel-advice/a-z-list-of-countries/namibia/

National warning: This advisory covers the whole country.

Brief summary:
Normal precautions

Danger level: 1

Normal precautions.

Canadian government

https://travel.gc.ca/destinations/namibia

National warning: This advisory covers the whole country.

Brief summary:
The Canadian goverment suggests: Exercise a high degree of caution.

Danger level: 3

Exercise a high degree of caution.

Maltese government

https://foreignaffairs.gov.mt/en/Pages/Travel-Advice.aspx

National warning: This advisory covers the whole country.

Brief summary:
The Ministry for Foreign Affairs and Trade Promotion (MFTP) advises Maltese citizens travelling to Namibia to exercise a high degree of caution. Peace in Angola has improved the security situation along the Namibia–Angola border. Due to the risk of banditry, however, you should exercise caution when travelling to this area, including Kavango Region in the northeast and the western half of Zambezi Region (formerly known as Caprivi). Use official border crossing areas only to enter neighbouring countries.

Danger level: 3

Exercise high degree of caution.

If there is more than one advisory/message of a single government for a given country, it indicates regional differences in means of security for your personal health and well-being. Single messages can indicate specific regions to be safer or less safe as mentioned in the main advisory. In these cases it's advisable to consult your own governments information.


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Basic facts

Citizens
around 3 million
Covering landmass
825,418 km²
Electricity
220V - 50Hz
Currency
Dollar (NAD)
ISO 2-Letter Code
NA
Phone prefix
+264
Top Level Domain
.na
Mobile frequencies (MHz)
900/1800

Airports in Namibia (extern)

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Note of the displayed travel advisories
These trabel advisories are automatically gathered. We use the RSS Feeds of the corresponding authorities of the single countries. In some cases, we analyse the website itself. Since the information originates from different countries and different countries have different understanding of danger and danger levels. Thus, the information displayed is an automized and normalized representation with no right to completeness and correctness. If a country is not shown, it doesn't necessarily mean it's safe. The information shown if a first indicator.