Best Things To Do in Gaborone, Botswana

Whether you're visiting Gaborone for a few days or are a localite, Gaborone is sure to have something new for you. Explore our guide that tells you about the best tourist places to visit and things to do in Gaborone. This guide will give you an idea about the popular attractions, upcoming tourist spots, and off-beat things to do in Gaborone. This makes it easy to plan weekends or long vacations in Gaborone. We have compiled this cool stuff to do in Gaborone keeping in mind the points of interest for families, groups, and romantic couples. Looking at the activities for adventure junkies in Gaborone listed here will get the blood rushing and adrenaline pumping through your veins.

Check out free places to visit in Gaborone which you can visit without spending a penny. Handpicked tours, day trips, and excursions in Gaborone will make your visit comfortable. You will also find the opening and closing time, along with the time required to cover major attractions. This will help you to have a flawless plan without much hassle. We have also included eateries in Gaborone recommended by locals.

Tourist Attractions in Gaborone

Take a look at these famous tourist attractions in Gaborone that are a must-visit!

  1. #1 of 16 Things To Do in Gaborone
    - Used in 87 itineraries
    Mogonye Gorge

    Tags: Picnic Spot, Nature

    Address: Botswana

    Mogonye Gorge is a nature site in Botswana. Perfectly enjoyable if you are travelling with children, be ready to do some rock climbing and hiking. There are guides there to take your around and explai...Read more

  2. #2 of 16 Things To Do in Gaborone
    - Used in 73 itineraries
    Matsieng's Footprints Image
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    Tags: Historical Site

    Address: Botswana

    Matsieng Footprints is a historical site where you can find many engraved petroglyphs. Once, it was regarded as a ritual site by the local people. It houses 3 natural rock holes and 117 engravings in ...Read more

  3. #3 of 16 Things To Do in Gaborone
    - Used in 129 itineraries
    Mokolodi Nature Reserve

    Tags: Nature

    Address: Botswana

    Mokolodi Nature Reserve is a private game reserve located in southern Botswana. This reserve was founded by The Mokolodi Wildlife Foundation in 1994 and is spread across 30 square kilometres of land. ...Read more

  4. #4 of 16 Things To Do in Gaborone
    - Used in 440 itineraries
    Kgale Hill

    Tags: Mountain, View Point

    Address: Gaborone, Botswana

    Kgale Hill is a mountain peak which is also known as The Sleeping Giant. At the foot of the mountain, it houses Kgalewood where you can enjoy hiking as it has a number of natural trails. After climbin...Read more

  5. #5 of 16 Things To Do in Gaborone
    - Used in 145 itineraries
    National Museum Image
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    Tags: Museum

    Google Reviews
    Kafui Atta

    The national museum has been closed since 2016 and projected opening date still hasn't been released to us the public. They're also currently not using the art gallery space on the museum grounds for ...

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  6. #6 of 16 Things To Do in Gaborone
    - Used in 142 itineraries
    Sky Lounge Image
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    Tags: Bar

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    Percy Mkhwebane

    Awesome being able to be at the roof top and still be able to see the three kings or museum. The deco is great

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  7. #7 of 16 Things To Do in Gaborone
    - Used in 447 itineraries
    Gaborone Sun Image
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    Timings: 24-hrs Details
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    Abish Adhikari

    It's a wonderful hotel. Good rooms. Comfortable beds. Good bar. Nice swimming pool and a peaceful environment to lazy walk in the evenings. What else do you want from a hotel ?

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  8. #8 of 16 Things To Do in Gaborone
    - Used in 88 itineraries
    Francistown Image
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    Tags: Park

    Address: bag F36, Gaborone, Botswana

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    Tshidi Botshelo

    I love the spaghetti road infrastructure. But the town is too crowded for me.

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  9. #9 of 16 Things To Do in Gaborone
    - Used in 107 itineraries
    The Three Dikgosi Monument Image
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    Tags: Park

    Address: Gaborone, Botswana

    Google Reviews
    Kafui Atta

    Honestly the best place to go for a crash course on Botswana history. The guide at the gate took us through each of the pillars and their meanings. Very informative and a great place to visit for any ...

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