A guide to planning a vacation in Luderitz on the Atlantic Coast in Namibia, including the history of the German-influenced harbour town and activities that are offered in the area.
The colonial architecture of Luderitz is a highlight, as well as the nearby ghost town of Kolmanskop.
Luderitz, Namibia is the perfect place for an exciting and unique getaway! From swimming with seals on Halifax Island to exploring the rock formations on Bogenfels Point are sure to excite even the most adventurous traveller.
For those looking for more traditional attractions, there’s the picturesque Luderitz Harbor waterfront with its colourful fishing boats, a huge German Navy grave site leading up to Diaz Cross and Shark Island Lighthouse.
To wrap it all up, one could sample the delicious local cuisine while enjoying a romantic sunset cruise along Halifax Island and Diaz Point before retiring for soothing rest at any of Luderitz's cozy hotels, guesthouses and lodges.