Botswana is a land-locked country located in
and bordering on
. Formerly the British protectorate of Bechuanaland, Botswana adopted its new name upon independence in 1966.
Popular in Botswana
Gaborone is the capital of Botswana and located in the south of the country, near the border to
Maun is an important village in Botswana, and major gateway to the
Kasane is a city in the
region, the northeast corner of Botswana. Set on the south bank of the Chobe River, it faces
to the north.
Okavango-Chobe is a region in the north of Botswana. Safari, more safari. They have all the wild animals you see on documentaries.
Southeast is a region in the southeast of Botswana.
The Okavango Delta is a region in Botswana. The Kalahari Desert lies in the Kalahari Basin, which is enormous, about five times the size of
, and the Basin covers all of Botswana and parts of her surrounding countries.
Kalahari is a region in the west of Botswana.
map of Botswana
on our sister site Mapcarta, your travel map.
Search for hotels in
and other destinations.
Escape to a Random Place
About Around Guides
Photos provided by Panoramio under the copyright of their owners.