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Botswana is known worldwide for its outstanding game preserves, national parks, and varieties of wildlife. (Must sees) include the Makgadikgadi (Salt) Pans, Mokolodi Nature Reserve, the Okavango Delta, and the Tsodilo Hills area.

Highly recommended is a stop at Living With Elephants, where visitors accompany the herd on daily foraging treks.

CONVENTION AND VISITOR BUREAUS:
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  • Calling Code: 267
  • Electricity: 231V, 50Hz
  • Drive on the: Left
  • Times to Travel: Botswana's climate is typical of southern Africa.

    December to March is the rainy season.

    April and May are generally pleasant with clear skies and comfortable temperatures.

    June to August is the peak season for safaris, as the land is dry, the sky is generally clear and blue. Temperatures at night can be close to freezing in dry areas, but the days are warm.

    Big game safaris are best planned for September and October, when the land is drier and the temperatures are hot - sometimes as high as 104° F (40° C).
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Botswana's Information

Flag of Botswana
Land Area 566,730 km2
Water Area 15,000 km2
Total Area 581,730km2 (#47)
Population 2,209,208 (#144)
Population Density 3.90/km2
Government Type Parliamentary Republic
GDP (PPP) $35.90 Billion
GDP Per Capita $16,900
Currency Pula (BWP)
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This page was last updated on November 29, 2017.