Francistown is a very busy city with a large volume of traffic flowing through it on a constant basis. We did not choose the right accommodation and as a result did not have the best night's sleep but we found a great place to have breakfast in one of the many malls. The people were very friendly and helpful. Only downside to the city is the traffic, it is congested as a result of very narrow roads. Driving in the city centre is not for the faint hearted. Otherwise, a good stop over when travelling to the Okavango.
Francistown or Nyangabgwe is the second largest city in Botswana, with a population of about 100, 000 and often described as the "Capital of the North". Francistown is home to the Supa Ngwao Museum, with exhibits related to the area's history and heritage. A new nature reserve, Tachila, has been established 5 kilometres from central Francistown on an old Tati Company Farm, Lady Mary. The nature reserve is expected to be a tourism turn-over for the already flourishing city with its variety of wild animals. Francistown is home to several hotels, lodges and guest houses like River View Vila,...see more
Francistown: A Gateway to Africa
Francistown, is the oldest town in Botswana. Tachila Private Game Reserve, which is just five kilometres from the city, is being developed into an international-standard destination.Francistown is idealy situated as a transit or stop-over for travellers en-route to Botswana's wildlife rich Chobe and the world renowned Okavango Delta. Chobe National Park is famous for its herd of elephant and the other "big five" species. The Kazungula Boarder post which is about 10 kilometres from the entrance into Chobe National Park, boaders Zimbabwe and Zambia, and the rest of Africa. The two countries shar...see more
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