Fish River Canyon Nationalpark, Ais-Ais

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#3 of 6 in Parks in Karas Region
Visit the largest canyon in Africa and the second most visited attraction in Namibia at Fish River Canyon Nationalpark. You can hike along one of the most popular trails in southern Africa--the overwhelming scale, size, and rugged terrain draws many visitors from all over the world to experience everything the canyon has to offer. Be warned, though; you'll need to be in great shape to tackle the monumental five-day trek. If you manage the trek, you'll be rewarded by seeing one of the most species-rich arid areas in the world, with endemic animal life and an abundance of diverse plants. To visit Fish River Canyon Nationalpark and other attractions in Ais-Ais, use our Ais-Ais trip itinerary app.
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  • The Fish River Canyon is the second largest canyon in the world, after the Grand Canyon in the US. With a depth of max. 1000 meters it is impressive and the views are breathtaking. Don't try to...  more »
  • The canyon is the largest in Africa comprising a gigantic ravine, about 160 km long, up to 27 km wide and almost 550 meters deep in places. The meandering, deep cutting makes it particularly...  more »
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