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"Tipping customs" Top 5 Page for this destination Etosha National Park Local Custom Tip by leigh767

Etosha National Park Local Customs: 1 reviews and 0 photos

In Namibia, it is customary to tip the service staff (and in this case, the safari guides) 10%. Do keep that in mind as the safari tour fee itself does not include a service charge, and tour guides often double up as drivers, making the arduous 6-7 hour drive from Windhoek to Etosha before they help you set up your tent and help prepare dinner. It's a lot of hard work and they turn right around for another safari group the very next day after your tour is done. So do bear this in mind when budgeting your Namibian dollars*

*South African Rands are also legal tender in Namibia :)

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  • Updated Sep 8, 2011
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