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Protected Area Iona National Park

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Located in Angola :: Angola
Category: Protected Areas :: Protected Area


Iona National Park covers about 15,200 kmĀ² and is the largest in the country. It is now managed by African Parks.

The park forms part of the northern Namib Desert, the only true desert in Southern Africa. It was proclaimed as a reserve in 1937 and upgraded to a national park in 1964. The park has various topography characteristics like dunes, vast plains, and rough mountains and cliffs. The Iona National Park is located between the Atlantic Ocean, being bounded on the south by the river Cunene, and, on the north, by the river Curoca.

Address :  South West Angola, Angola
Cellphone Reception :  Nothing

Destination Information
Police Petrol Shops Shopping Centre Bank ATM Camping

Game Viewing Game Drives Tours and Excursions Guided Walks Bird Watching
Night Drives
Game to View :  Impala. Zebra. Elephants. Oryxes. Antelopes. Kudu. Ostrich. Springbok.

Travelling Information

The national park is quite large and inside the park boundaries you will find towns with most of the facilities you will require.

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