The capital city of Eastern Region of Kavango at the north of Namibia, in the 19th century Rundu became the home to the seat of the Kavango district's local governor. The people of Kavango are originally immigrants from Angola during the civil war. A large number of the residents in the town are wood carvers and marketers. The Rundu Open Market which was established in 1996 by the Namibia and Luxembourg government is the renowned market in town. The Rundu Airport is the only airport in the area and is majorly used for cargo and tourism.
Places to visit in Rundu
The notable point of tourism in Rundu is the museum at Shambyu which demonstrates the history of the Kavango tribe's mission and history in wood carving.
Also to see some crocodiles you will have to visit the Okavango River, the river extends to other countries such as Botswana and Angola. Tourists can have a taste of the good local dishes served in the area.
Accommodation in Rundu
Hospitality in Rundu is very impressive. The indigenes are quite helpful, friendly and respectful, the people of Rundu are filled with true African hospitality. Rundu hotels adequately fulfil the needs of guests visiting the area whether on vacation or business trip. For affordable hotels in Rundu, make sure to check for the different price ranges on Jumia Travel.