Travel Information

Language

English is an official language in Botswana. It is taught at schools, and is widely spoken in all urban centre...

The Levy Background

The Ministry of Environment Natural Resources’ Conservation and Tourism through the Botswana Touris...

By Air

Air Botswana, Botswana’s national and only airline, provides international flights between Gaborone and Johannes...

Border Posts

Contact information you need for border posts and Airports in Botswana.

Botswana /South Africa...

Visas

Citizens of most European and Common-wealth countries do not require a visa for entry into Botswana.

Visit...

All Citizens of Commonwealth countries do not require visa except those from Bangladesh, Cameroon, Ghana, India, Nigeria, Pakist...

Baggage Declaration

When making baggage declarations, whether verbal or written, you must ensure that you declare all g...

Most of Botswana is networked by automatic telephone exchanges, with public telephones in even the most remote places.

Th...

What to Bring

Binoculars, torch, insect repellent, lip salve, sunscreen, sunglasses. Cosmetics, medications, and cigare...

Currency

The Botswana currency is the Pula (meaning ‘rain’ in Setswana).

It is divided into 100 thebe (meaning ‘...

Botswana is one of the healthiest countries in sub-Saharan Africa, with good primary health care facilities available throughout...

All major towns in Botswana, including Maun and Kasane, have shopping centres and supermarkets, and all basic commodities can ea...

Embarking on a camping trip in Botswana requires a good deal of planning and preparation. You will be going to remote areas, acc...

FROM 'Green...to...Eco'

Botswana Tourism Organisation (BTO) promotes best practice management systems across all touris...

Parks and reserves have been established for the protection of the wildlife. Here, in the wilderness of Botswana, it is you who...

Tourist Reviews

Historical Site
Lucky, the guide, gave us the historical background of the rocks and the site. The footprints on the rocks take one back in time. Interesting part of History that one is seldom exposed to. Enjoyed listening to the stories.

Travel Info

Shopping and Office Hours

All major towns in Botswana, including Maun and Kasane, have shopping centres and supermarkets, and all basic commodities can easily be purchased. Many regional chain stores operate in Botswana. In addition, there are 24- hour c