Few words can describe the incredible beauty of Botswana, landlocked by Namibia, South Africa, Zambia and Zimbabwe, a haven for safari enthusiasts, nature lovers and those seeking extraordinary experiences. Discover the Okavango Delta, regarded as one of the most beautiful wilderness sanctuaries in all of Africa; a wetland paradise located in the dry Kalahari Desert. The area offers an incredible diversity of fauna and flora and excellent wildlife viewing. The Linyanti region offers an abundance of wildlife as well as the Chobe and Selinda areas. The Kalahari Desert is the largest stretch of sand in the world home to fossil dunes, ancient river valleys and magnificent scenery.

Fact Sheet

Capital: Gabarone
Population: 2.1 million (2014)
Geographic coordinates: 24°39.5′S, 25°54.5′E
Area: 581,730 sq km (48th)/224,610 sq mi
Time: +2 hours GMT

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