Found in remote Kaokoland, Epupa Camp is one of the few accommodation options in Namibia's far North West. The camp is comprised of 9 canvas tents set on stone platforms, the majority of which overlook the Kunene River. Interiors are spacious and comfortable, inside you can expect two single beds, an en-suite bathroom, and mosquito netting to deter unwanted guests. Tents also possess electricity and a patio area from which to admire river views.
Epupa also offers camping facilities, which can accommodate up to 10 people - it's a good option if you're self-driving. Back at the main camp enjoy tasty treats at the dining area and relax in the lounge, both of which overlook the Kunene River. There's a pool nearby as well, which is perfect for cooling off in the midday heat.
The camp has a great relationship with the local Himba people and there's the chance to visit one of their small villages; it's an incredible insight into one of Africa's oldest and most fascinating cultures. You can also enjoy rafting on the Kunene River and visit magnificent Epupa Falls.
How to get to Epupa Camp
Light aircraft flight into the Epupa airstrip followed by a drive to camp, which is 8km away.
Activities at Epupa Camp
Hiking, visits to a Himba village and Epupa Falls, a bird watching trip by boat and rafting down the Kunene River.
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