Currency

Currency

bots-currencyThe local currency and tender within Botswana is Pula and Thebe.
Coins available: 5t, 10t, 25t, 50t, P1, P2 and P5 (100 thebe for P1.00)
Notes available: P10, P20, P50, P100, P200

Credit cards are widely accepted throughout Botswana with Visa and MasterCard preferred.
American express is not widely accepted

ATM Machines are readily available within towns and cities throughout Botswana with Visa and Mastercard accepted. Maestro cards are not widely accepted in all ATM machines.

ATM Machines within Botswana distribute local currency only.