Said to be one of Etosha national park
's oldest natural waterholes, fed by an artesian well that overflows into its surroundings — forming a small stream.
Its name is a local word for 'place of many reeds' although none are in the area 1
Unlike others in the park, it sits slightly raised from its surroundings.What to do there
Game viewing and game drives — said to be a good spot to see Red hartebeest 1Best time to visit
During winter and spring, when it is one of few water sources in the park and more animals come to drink from it.
Location of Agab waterhole
It sits in a remote area on the southeastern end of Etosha national park, just a short drive from the shores of the Etosha Salt Pan
There is a picnic spot nearby, and the nearest accommodation point and airstrip are at Halali camp
.How to get there
By road — a rather lengthy drive from any of the park's gates.References
1. H.H. BERRY et al. (1997) Origin and meanings of place names in the Etosha National Park, Namibia. Available at: http://www.the-eis.com (Accessed: 6 August 2019)