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About Opuwo

In the Kunene region of Namibia is where you'll find Opuwo. It's here that travellers have the opportunity to mingle with members of a Himba, Herero and Dhimba tribe; venture off to view Epupa Waterfalls and experience Marienfluss.

Opuwo landscape

Here we have a photo of a classic Opuwo landscape.

Image by tlongacre

Southern masked-weave

When you're in the area, keep an eye open for the female southern masked weaver - she'll be around.

Image by Pius Mahimbi

Opuwo scenery

Heading out into Opuwo to meet members of the Himba tribe.

Image by tlongacre

Himba tribe

This photo is of one of the Himba tribe's children.

Image by Yannboix

Himba tribe

The Himba interaction sees travellers heading into a traditional Himba village and meeting the members of the tribe.

Image by tlongacre

Opuwo is another puzzle piece that makes up a magical adventure in Namibia.


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