A phenomenon close to a volcanic eruption, formed the Erongo mountain range eons ago. This aera offers a unique experience of nature.
The elevated central crater is surrounded by steep mountains. The Hohenstein, the highest peak of the Erongo, reaches a height of 7 600 feet above sea level.
Because of this topogaphy rainfall is relatively abundant. The special landscape has always attracted wildlife and humans. Proof for this are the numerous rock art sites.
Acacia savannah covers large parts of the Erongo. Vegetation consists of low bushes, shrubs and savannah grass. Various vegetation zones offers ideal habitat for game, plants and birds.