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Mondesa Guided Tour
US$ 92.60
Free cancellation up to 48 hours before the service starts
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On this guided tour around Mondesa you'll be able to get lost in African culture and find out about the impact the apartheid had on this area of Swakopmund, located on the Atlantic coast of Namibia. 

Mondesa Guided Tour

At the arranged time the guide will pick you up from your hotel in Swakopmund and set off on the tour of the Mondesa neighbourhood. On this tour we'll find out about the inhabitants of this suburb and what the influence the apartheid regime had on the area. 

Mondesa was the suburb black citizens were banished to during the apartheid regime whilst white wealthy folk dominated the city. Although the racial segregation system was abolished in 1991, we can still see remnants of Mondesa's history today. 

We'll explore the streets of Mondesa and get lost in its culture, meeting the locals and discovering their local delicacies. They may even offer you one of their artisan beers and typical dishes, including mopane worms (caterpillars of the emperor butterfly), a specitality of the area. During the visit we'll give you some traditional snacks to try so you can completely immerse yourself in the culture. 

Meeting the locals will give you a real feel for African culture and history. You'll even learn some words in the local language, khoe-khoe, as well as the meaning of the term Ubuntu and why it became so important in Africa.

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Per person
Walking tour
US$ 92.60
Bike tour
US$ 105.30

Walking tour

  • Per person

    US$ 92.60

Bike tour

  • Per person

    US$ 105.30

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Covid-19 Measures

All of our providers comply with local legislation and applicable health recommendations to avoid the spread of Covid-19.


3 hours.

Language The activity takes place with a guide that speaks in english.

The activity takes place with a guide that speaks in english.


Hotel pick up and drop off.

English speaking guide.

Traditional snack.

Bike rental (optional).

When to book?

You can book up until 20 days before the activity as long as there are still places. Book now to guarantee your spot.

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Electronic. Show the voucher on your phone.


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  • Q - How to book?

    A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.

  • Q - Is a minimum number of participants required?

    A - This activity requires a minimum of 2 participants. Should this number not be reached, we'll get in touch with you to offer alternatives.

If you have any other questions please contact us.

US$ 92.60
Free cancellation up to 48 hours before the service starts

Free cancellation

Free! Free cancellation up to 48 hours before the activity starts. If you cancel under this time or do not show up, you will not be refunded.