Avis Dam Nature Reserve, Windhoek

2.9
#6 of 7 in Parks in Windhoek
The Avis Dam is a dam outside of Windhoek, Namibia. It was built in 1933 by the South African colonial authorities. It first flooded in April 1934, but only exceeded 75% again in 2007.
There are at least 187 different species of birds.
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  • all dog owners know this place and go there at least once a week, some even go daily - you can reach the walking area from two parkings  more »
  • We stopped here for our first bird spotting site in Nambia and got over 40 different species from a easy 1.5 hours walk around. Nice having a high area across the Dam and then easy walking around the....  more »
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  • If you make sure to go when it's busy, around sunset it feels safe. Looks great after the recent rain
  • Avis Dam is a great place to do a walk near Windhoek. For birds it's really great, including the potential to see a number of Namibia's specials, such as rockrunner.

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