The restaurant "Galinhas Flame Grilled in Africa" is in my opinion the best eating place for western food in Katima Mulilo. All meat are grilled. And the prices are not too expensive (1/4 grilled chicken with french fries and fresh bread was 45 N$).I had just arrived from Windhoek on a 15 hours trip and was hungry like a lion. This restaurant was...more
If you travel from Katima Mulilo to Botswana, make sure to go all the way to Kasane and DON'T stop your journey at the border. It's nothing to do on the Namibian side except for staying at the Chobe bridge. (It's only a low bridge over some wetlands, and not a flowing river). The nearest inhabited place on the Namibian side is 5 km away, but it is...more
This is a small park. However it has quite a good diversity. It is acctually the only wildlife park in Namibia where you are allowed to walk arround on your own. The park is good for normal cars. However you can do better loops with a 4WD. You should see elephants, hippos, crocodiles and lots of baboons. In the park there are some nice Baobabs as well.
Entrance fee is about 3$.
The Store next to the Petrol Garage on the side of the road is actually quite large and well equipped. They have an ATM Machine (broken on the day I was here), lots of fresh food, sandwiches, cold drinks, beer, you name it. You can stand outside in the shade and enjoy an ice cold soft drink before you continue your long, hot journey.