Botswana's currency is the Botswana pula (BWP). As of July, 2015: 1 CAD= 8 BWP
Visa, Mastercard and the US dollar are widely accepted in Botswana. Debit cards and ATMs are also available to use. Talk to your Adventure Specialist for recommendations.
Botswana's official languages are English and Setswana.
The population of Botswana is 2.021 million as of 2013.
A valid passport is required to enter all countries and no visa is required for Botswana. The passport must be valid for at least six months beyond the date of your expected departure from the country. Travellers should check with the High Commission for the Republic of Botswana and its consulates for up-to-date information.
• During winter (late May to Aug), daytime is clear, warm and sunny but nighttime can be cool to cold
• In summer (Oct to Apr), daytime temperatures are over 40°C with strong humidity
Botswana is best visited during winter from late May to August with warm and sunny weather and wildlife is easier to view.
Forest landscape. Botswana, Africa.