TourismNamibia visa requirements for Kenyans
Namibian Visa is not required for Kenyans
Stay Duration: 90 days
- Visitors from Kenya are allowed to visit Namibia without a visa for a period of 90 days.
- Prospective visitors must have a passport valid for at least 6 months beyond the date of departure from Namibia. The passport should have at least one blank page for visa stamping.
- Kenya nationals are required to have a return or onward ticket as well as proof of enough funds to spend during their stay in Namibia.
- Travellers under the age of 18 must show travel authorization from their parents or guardians as well as a copy of their birth certificate.
- Intending visitors are expected to have proof of yellow fever vaccination.
- Intending visitors can travel to Namibia from any international airport in Kenya. There is an international airport in Nairobi, Kisumu and Mombasa.
- Kenya Airways, Air Namibia, RwandAir and Ethiopian Airways are some of the carriers that fly from Kenya to Namibia.
- The estimated flight time from Nairobi to Windhoek, Namibia is 7 hours, 10 minutes, 9 hours, 55 minutes from Kisumu, and from Mombasa, it takes 10 hours, 40 minutes.
- The Namibian Dollar and South African Rand are the currencies used in Namibia. Tourists can exchange their foreign currencies at banks and other exchange outlets in the country.
- Afrikaans, German and English enjoys equal status as official languages in Namibia. There are about 30 other languages being spoken in Namibia.
- Namibia has a subtropical desert climate. From June to September is winter in Namibia and summer is from November to April.
- Transportation in Namibia can be facilitated by car rentals and taxis.
- Namibia makes use of the Central Africa Time (GMT+2), which puts Kenya an hour ahead in time.
- Biltong, potjiekos, kapana and fat cakes and mopane worms are some of the delicacies tourists can try while in Namibia.
- Christianity is the most widespread religion in Namibia, with about 90% of the entire population. The Islam religion is also quite prominent.
- Kenyans travelling to Namibia can budget an average of $60 to spend on expenses per day.
- The power and socket plug used in Namibia are of type D and M. The standard voltage is 220 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.
- Tourists are advised to follow the instructions of local authorities and also monitor local news broadcasts.