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I Dream Africa

I Dream Africa



Khorixas is situated in the Petrified Forest area and is famous for :
Petrified forest

  • Huge trees turned to stone 280 million years ago
  • Broken into segments but aligned (45m long and 1,2m thick)
  • Explore ancient sites
  • The largest accumulation of petrified logs in Southern Africa
  • Elephant’s foot (Adenia pechuelii)
  • Ruppel’s parrot (Poicephalus rueppellii)
  • Siricate (Siricata suricatta)

Khorixas Lodge

Situated 4km outside Khorixas.

Khorixas Lodge is nestled in the hills below the Brandberg and Spitzkoppe mountains, lies Khorixas Lodge. The lodge provides a relaxing environment for travelers. You will be able to explore the land of the Welwitschia Mirabilis at Burnt Mountain, curious stone formations, the Petrified Forest, ancient rock engravings and strange geological phenomena. Self catering en suite stone houses and standard rooms with air conditioning are on offer. Camping is also available at the lodge.

Igowati Country Hotel

Situated on the rain road, King Justus Garoeb Avenue.
Igowati Country Hotel is the doorway to the wonders of Damaraland, offering 5x single, 6x family units, 2x self-catering and 16x twin rooms. Camping facilities are also available. Our a la carte restaurant is open for all meals and snacks. You can cool off in our pool on the bank of the Unib River or relax at the bar and let us spoil you. Our curio shop offers some unique crafts. To enjoy true tranquility and unspoiled nature we offer tailor made tours to all the sights in Damaraland accompanied by a guide.

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