Botswana Regional Info
Botswana has it all and our guide has been designed to help you research and explore with the guidance of Local Experts!
Botswana is a landlocked country located in Southern Africa and today is one of the most sought after safari destinations in Africa. With only 2 million inhabitants, the country is sparsely populated and a large number of people reside in the largest cities such as Gaborone, Francistown and Maun.
Although the biggest income is gained from exporting diamonds, the country's passion lies in sustainable tourism and conservation. Almost 40% of Botswana is protected through a number of national parks and game reserves, allowing visitors to see the areas in a near original state. They have adopted a low volume high cost approach, which may not be affordable to everyone, but acts in the interest of nature to avoid overcrowding and to keep a low carbon footprint.
The country is likely to be most well known for the Okavango Delta, an inland water system that creates a habitat for an immense variety of species, and therewith finally declared a UNESCO World Heritage site. In addition, there are a number of things to do in Botswana and places to visit, which is why we have created this guide to make it easier for you to have all relevant information at your fingertips, and allow you the opportunity to ask questions. Whether you are looking to find tourist attractions in Botswana, see what the weather is like, or even just find out where to eat, we've got you covered.
Below you will find some general information about the different places to visit in Botswana. Alternatively, head on over to our Useful Info section which will assist with topics such as Botswana weather, the best time to go to Botswana, vaccinations needed for Botswana and more.