Information about Botswana
Capital: Gaborone (208.411 inhab.)
Official Languages: english
The National Carrier of Botswana is Air Botswana (BP)
Main cities: Francistown - Gaborone - Ghanzi - Maun - Shakawe - Tshane
According to your nationality, before planning your trip, please check with the embassy or consulate of Botswana in your country of residence Botswana, if you need Visa in order to enter the country. Make sure to have the health insurance required and the valid passport, as well.
In addition to passport and visa, if you plan to travel to Botswana, whether for business or pleasure, we suggest to review the following information: International Airports - Airport Safety Rules - baggage allowance, size and weight restrictions - Most visited cities - Driving in Botswana - Electricity - Time Zone - Business hours - National Holidays - Weights and Measures - Rules of Etiquette and Commercial Practices
Currency: Pula (BWP)
Time Zone: (GMT+2)
Vaccination data up to july 2012:
- Obligatory vaccines: Yellow fever if coming from an endemic country.
- Recommended vaccines: Hepatitis A, Tetanus-diphtheria, Pertussis, MMR vaccine.