Travel Tips by: Lifestyle Traveler
Kolmanskop is an almost otherworldly place located in southwestern Namibia.
Some buildings have more or less been preserved and protected from the elements, while others are in various stages of decay, creating a mysterious atmosphere that feels almost surreal.
Why Did Kolmanskop Become A Ghost Town?
Approximately 1,000 kilograms of diamonds were extracted at Kolmanskop over time, but only 46 years after its construction, the town was completely abandoned.
How Can You Get To Kolmanskop?
Do You Need Tickets For Kolmanskop?
The entrance fee to Kolmanskop ghost town is approximately $6 per person and $3.50 for children (free under six years old).