The unit of currency is the Botswana Pula (BWP), which is divided into 100 Thebe. Major credit cards are widely accepted, and foreign currency is accepted at most large hotels and lodges. There are banks and bureaux de change in all the main towns, as well as ATM machines.
Currency Exchange Rates
|Botswana||BWP 1||BWP 5||BWP 10||BWP 100||BWP 1,000|
|Australia||AUD 0.14||AUD 0.68||AUD 1.36||AUD 13.59||AUD 135.90|
|Canada||CAD 0.13||CAD 0.64||CAD 1.28||CAD 12.80||CAD 127.99|
|Ireland||EUR 0.08||EUR 0.42||EUR 0.85||EUR 8.47||EUR 84.71|
|New Zealand||NZD 0.14||NZD 0.71||NZD 1.41||NZD 14.15||NZD 141.49|
|South Africa||ZAR 1.37||ZAR 6.84||ZAR 13.69||ZAR 136.88||ZAR 1,368.84|
|United Kingdom||GBP 0.07||GBP 0.36||GBP 0.73||GBP 7.29||GBP 72.87|
|United States of America||USD 0.10||USD 0.48||USD 0.96||USD 9.63||USD 96.30|
Note: These currency exchange rates are not updated daily and should be used as a guideline only.