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Things to do in Omusati region

Best attractions to visit in Omusati region

1. Outapi - Omusati region


Outapi is a small town located in the northern part of Namibia. The town is located northwest of the Oshakati town near the Angolan border. Also known as Ombalantu and Uutapi, it is the capital town of the Omusati region in Namibia. The local language spoken here is Oshiwambo. Outapi is one of the smallest towns in Namibia that is governed by a town council having seven seats. The town contains two open markets that sell local handicrafts. One of the markets is located at Onhimbu while the other is situated at the Ombalantu baobab tree. The famous baobab tree in Outapi has a huge hollow trunk that has in the past been used as a coffee shop, post office, chapel, and now serve as a craft show. Every year, the town hosts Olufuko Festival where you can experience cultural events and exhibits from local businesses. The festival is a great opportunity to learn about the culture of the indigenous locals. You can mingle with the locals and experience first hand the generous hospitality of the people. Overall, this is a great town to visit in Namibia where you can have plenty of fun and entertainment.


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