Gaborone
in South-East District, Botswana

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-24.655 and 25.909 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -24° 39' 16" and E 25° 54' 30"
Currency and Currency Code:
Pula - BWP
Spoken languages:
English, Tswana
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 12:41 AM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Africa/Gaborone
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:41 am and 6:22 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
20.905 and -156.225 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Huelo
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Discover Gaborone

Gaborone in South-East District with it's 208,411 citizens is a town in Botswana. It's the capital of this country.

Current time in Gaborone is now 12:41 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Gaborone with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 9 airports near Gaborone, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Botswana is Sir Seretse Khama International Airport in a distance of 7 mi (or 11 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. The closest heritage site is Vredefort Dome in South africa at a distance of 91 mi (or 147 km). Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ramotswa, Mochudi, Molepolole, Kanye and Zeerust. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 29°C / 84 °F

Morning Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Evening Temperature 34°C / 94 °F
Night Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 29%
Air Pressure 1018 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 33% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Wednesday, 16th of October 2019

28°C (83 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Thursday, 17th of October 2019

29°C (85 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 18th of October 2019

32°C (90 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

MASA SQUARE HOTEL

Address
0,3 mi
Corner Khama Cresent and Western Avenue
553 Gaborone
Botswana

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Phakalane Golf Estate Hotel

Address
0,3 mi
Golf Drive Phakalane Phakalane
1000 Gaborone
Botswana

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Avani Gaborone Sun

Address
1,4 mi
Chuma Drive
0016 Gaborone
Botswana

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


CRESTA LODGE HOTEL

Address
2,0 mi
SAMORA MICHEL DRIVE
0000 Gaberone
Botswana

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


GABORONE PEERMONT WALMONT

Address
2,1 mi
MOLEPOLOLE ROAD
00000 Gaborone
Botswana

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


CRESTA PRESIDENT HOTEL-GABORONE

Address
0,5 mi
BOTSWANA ROAD
267 Gaborone
Botswana

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


GABORONE CBD PEERMONT MONDIOR

Address
1,6 mi
CORNER MOBUTO AND MARATADIBA D THE VILLAGE
00000 Gaborone
Botswana

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Travelodge

Address
1,8 mi
Plot 28295, Block 3
Gaborone
Botswana

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Mokolodi House

Address
6,8 mi
Plot 758, Mokolodi 2
Gaborone
Botswana

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Broadhurst Inn

Address
3,6 mi
Plot 6814
00267 Gaborone
Botswana

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Gaborone Traffic Nightmare Part 2

Published: April 24, 2013
Length: 25:11 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: corpinteraction

Last week we took a look at the reasons behind the heavy congestion we see at different times of the day on the streets of Gaborone. Tonight on First Issues, we look at possible solutions to...


Travel Insurance

Published: July 04, 2013
Length: 35:58 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: corpinteraction

With Batswana travelling at the rate they do these days -- spiritual trips to Moria, Nigeria and Israel, shopping trips to South Africa, UK and China... addi...


Comiendo gusanos con tomate y pimentón. Gaborone, Botswana.

Published: April 21, 2012
Length: 32:40 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: edovago

En el almuerzo. Gonimbrasia belina.


Game City Expansion

Published: November 25, 2014
Length: 45:51 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: corpinteraction


Holiday Clubs Promo

Published: November 28, 2014
Length: 19:48 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: corpinteraction

Consumer Watchdog and some disgruntled clients question the value and practicality of a lifetime membership with vacation company, The Holiday Club. They say...


Tuckshops and Travel Tips

Published: December 19, 2014
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: corpinteraction


Holiday Club

Published: December 02, 2014
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: corpinteraction


Tuckshops and Travel Tips

Published: December 24, 2014
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: corpinteraction


Game City Expansion

Published: November 21, 2014
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: corpinteraction


Travel Business in Kasane & E Solutions

Published: November 04, 2014
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: corpinteraction


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Botswana

Botswana, officially the Republic of Botswana (Tswana: Lefatshe la Botswana), is a landlocked country located in Southern Africa. The citizens refer to themselves as "Batswana", but many English-language sources use "Botswanan" instead. Formerly the British protectorate of Bechuanaland, Botswana adopted its new name after becoming independent within the Commonwealth on 30 September 1966. It has held free and fair democratic elections since independence.

Located at -24.6667, 25.9167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Botswana, Countries in Africa, Bantu countries and territories, English-speaking countries and territories, Landlocked countries, Liberal democracies, Member states of the African Union, Member states of the Commonwealth of Nations, Republics, States and territories established in 1966, Member states of the United Nations, Commonwealth republics

Gaborone

Gaborone is the capital and largest city of Botswana with a population of 231,626 based on the 2011 census, about 10% of the total population of Botswana. Its agglomeration is home to 421,907 inhabitants at the 2011 census. Gaborone is situated between Kgale and Oodi Hills, on the Notwane River in the southeastern corner of Botswana, and 15 kilometres from the South African border. The city is served by the Sir Seretse Khama International Airport.

Located at -24.6581, 25.9122 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Gaborone, Capitals in Africa, Cities in Botswana, South-East District (Botswana), Capitals of Botswana district, Populated places established in 1964, Planned capitals

National Assembly (Botswana)

The National Assembly is the legislature Botswana's unicameral Parliament. It is advised by the House of Chiefs, which is not a house of Parliament. The current National Assembly, formed following elections held on 16 October 2009, has a total of 63 members. 57 members are directly elected in single member constituencies using the simple-majority system for a term of five years. Four members are co-opted (by secret ballot of the rest of the Assembly) while the remaining two are ex-officio.

Located at -24.6586, 25.9106 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1961 establishments, National lower houses, Government of Botswana

Roman Catholic Diocese of Gaborone

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Gaborone is a diocese located in the city of Gaborone, Botswana, in the Ecclesiastical province of Pretoria in South Africa. The motto of the diocese is Deus Caritas Est, which means "God is love."

Located at -24.6575, 25.9186 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Religious organizations established in 1959, Roman Catholic dioceses and prelatures established in the 20th century, Roman Catholic Diocese of Gaborone

Botswana National Museum

The Botswana National Museum, also known as the National Museum and Art Gallery, is located in the Botswanan capital of Gaborone and is a multi-disciplinary institution that includes the National Art Gallery and Octagon Gallery, as well as—since November 2007—the National Botanical Garden. It displays traditional Botswana crafts and paintings and aims to celebrate the work of local artists.

Located at -24.6565, 25.9195 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Museums in Gaborone, Museums established in 1967

Three Dikgosi Monument

The Three Dikgosi Monument is a bronze sculpture located in the Central Business District of Gaborone, Botswana. The statues depict three dikgosi (tribal chiefs): Khama III of the Bangwato, Sebele I of the Bakwena, and Bathoen I of the Bangwaketse. Events are held at the monument such as the 2008 Miss Independence Botswana. A study conducted between January and August 2007 shows that the monument is the most visited tourist destination in Gaborone.

Located at -24.6449, 25.9074 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
2005 sculptures, Colossal statues, Bronze sculptures, Buildings and structures in Gaborone, Buildings and structures completed in 2005, Landmarks in Gaborone, 2005 in Botswana, Monuments and memorials in Gaborone

Legae Academy

Legae Academy is an English medium, independent, co-educational, secondary school located in Gaborone, Botswana. The Academy is a sister school to Legae English Medium Primary School which was established in 1983. The Academy follows the Cambridge International Examinations syllabus, allowing students to sit for the International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) after 4 years of secondary education, and the A-Level examination after a further 2 years.

Located at -24.6482, 25.8961 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Educational institutions established in 1992, Secondary schools in Gaborone, International schools in Gaborone

Department of Taxes and Attorney General's Chambers Building

The Department of Taxes and Attorney General's Chambers Building (sometimes shortened to Attorney General's Chambers Building) is currently the tallest building in Botswana{{#invoke:Footnotes|sfn}} and one of the most expensive buildings built in Africa. {{#invoke:Footnotes|sfn}} The building, located in the Government Enclave on Nelson Mandela Drive in Gaborone, is home to the Botswana Department of Taxes and the Attorney General's Chambers.

Located at -24.655, 25.9086 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Government of Botswana, Buildings and structures in Gaborone, Landmarks in Gaborone

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2019

Africa Future Summit (Botswana)
Starting at: 01:00 pm (13:00).
More Information: eventful.com.

08 Nov
2019

IWT Zoohackathon
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10 Feb
2020

UBotswanaSalon
Starting at: 02:00 am (02:00).
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20 Mar
2020

Beauty For Ashes Women's Gathering
Starting at: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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28 Apr
2020

Mining Investment Botswana (spi) AS
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