Travel information Botswana

Botswana, officially the Republic of Botswana, is a landlocked country in Southern Africa. It is bordered by South Africa to the south and southeast, Namibia to the west and north, and Zimbabwe to the northeast. The country has a population of over 2.3 million people and is the world's 48th-largest country by land area. The capital and largest city is Gaborone, located in the south-central part of the country.

Botswana is a semi-arid country, with much of its land covered by the Kalahari Desert. It is known for its wildlife, including the Big Five game animals of Africa: the lion, elephant, buffalo, leopard, and rhinoceros. The country also has a wide variety of birdlife, including the Kori Bustard, the heaviest flying bird in the world.

The Okavango Delta, one of the world's largest inland deltas, is located in Botswana. It is a popular tourist destination, with many lodges and camps located in the area. The Chobe National Park is also a popular destination for safaris and wildlife viewing. Other popular tourist locations include the Makgadikgadi Pans, the Tsodilo Hills, and the Nxai Pan National Park.

The economy of Botswana is largely based on mining, with diamonds being the country's primary export. Tourism is also a major contributor to the economy, with many people visiting the country to experience its wildlife and natural beauty. Botswana is also a member of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) and the African Union (AU).

Locations in Botswana