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Khorixas (Sorris Sorris)

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Geography and history

Khorixas is a town situated in the Kunene Province of Namibia. It is located in the Northern parts of the country and has a total population of approximately 6 000 inhabitants. Most of the residents are known as the Damara people who are one of the known ethnic groups of the country. Khorixas is located near a forest and rock art in the Twyfelfontein Valley.

Khorixas suffered a lack of development and business opportunities from 2009 and most of the youth have migrated elsewhere. This town has a desert-like climate with hot summers and mild winters.

Accommodation

Being a relatively small town, the accommodation options in Khorixas are limited. There are some camping sites, bed and breakfasts, guest houses and self-catering facilities available. Please view our accommodation directory for a full list of places to stay in the area.

Activities and attractions

The activities and attractions of Khorixas are mostly centred on cultural and natural themes. The beautiful surroundings make for great scenery which the whole family can take pleasure in.

Things to do in Khorixas include the following:

  • Hiking and Biking Trails
  • Petrified Forest (National Monument)
  • Torra Conservancy (Nature and wildlife conservancy)
  • Twyfelfontein (Rock paintings)
  • Vingerklip (Rock formation)

Businesses

The business community of Khorixas is doing well considering the migration of its youth after 2009. The many tourist attractions in the area still lure visitors to this town. There are souvenirs, stalls, shops and interesting restaurants in the area. Please see our business directory for a complete list of all the businesses you will find in the area.

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