Botswana is part of Africa with main city at
Gaborone. Its Developing country with a
population of 2M people. The main currency is Pula. The languages
spoken are English,Tswana. the Republic of Botswana is the formal name of Botswana It is adviced to Exercise normal safety precautions Get useful information like travel advice, temperatures, rainfall, socket plugs,
languages spoken, SIM cards, ATM, currencies, road rules and emergency numbers.
👍 Developing 🌤️ ~25.99 °C 🌧 ~64.95 mm 👨👩👦👦 2M people
⚠️ Travel advice
Exercise normal safety precautions
We've reviewed our advice for Botswana to include new information on other laws. We haven't changed the level - 'exercise normal safety precautions' in Botswana.
issued date: May 29, 2019
Botswana uses 230V, 50Hz with sockets and plugs Type D and Type G.
The languages that are typically spoken are English, Tswana
💱 Currencies Used
Botswana uses the Botswana pula (symbol: P), code BWP.Banknotes come in denominations of 200, 100, 50, 20 and 10 pulas. Pula is subdivided into 100 thebes. Coins come in denominations of 5, 2 and 1 pulas and 50, 25, 10 and 5 thebes.
Automatic teller machines are common in Botswana. You can usually find them in both large & small cities.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM — your standard magnetic card will work fine.