Nkasa Rupara National Park

T he 320-km2 Nkasa Rupara National Park, proclaimed in 1990, has the distinction of being the largest wetland area with conservation status in Namibia.

The park is characterised by a complex network of channels, reed beds, ox-bow lakes and tree-covered islands, with the focal point on Nkasa and Lupala, two large islands in the Kwando/Linyanti River. During the dry season the islands can be reached by road, but after the rains, 80% of their surface area becomes flooded, cutting them off from the mainland. The same bird and animal species occur in Nkasa Rupara as in the Mudumu National Park.

_DSC0020

Hippos are a common sight in rivers, on banks and in waterways. Photo ©Paul van Schalkwyk

IMG_1376

The Kavango and Zambezi is one of few regions in Namibia where sable antelope roam naturally. Photo ©Elzanne Erasmus

    Magazine Subscription

    Please fill out the form below and we will get in touch with you

    Title

    Full Name

    Email

    Delivery address

    Namibia - N$ 210

    International - €50

    EFT Direct Deposits can be made to the following account:

    Account Name: Venture Publications (Pty) Ltd

    Bank : Bank Windhoek

    Branch code: 48-19-72-00, Windhoek

    Swift code: BWLINANX

    Acknowledgement of payment will only be made upon receipt of a deposit slip.

    Deposit slips can be e-mailed together with subscription form to bonn@venture.com.na

      Contact Us

      Please fill out the form below and we will get in touch with you

      Your Name (required)

      Your Email (required)

      Subject

      Your Message