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Gweta Destination Guide

Delve into Gweta in Botswana

Gweta in the region of Botswana (general) with its 4,689 residents is a city in Botswana - some 312 mi or ( 502 km ) North of Gaborone , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Gweta

Current time in Gweta is now 05:58 PM (Saturday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Gaborone " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Katima Mulilo, Bulawayo, Livingstone, Serowe, and Maun. While being here, make sure to check out Katima Mulilo . We encountered some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you curious about the possible sightsseing spots and facts in Gweta ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Sandy patch near Gweta

1:41 min by rubiblueChris
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About 7kms before Gweta we hit thickish sand, as a friend had mentioned, was interesting on loaded big bikes, but was fun. ..

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Interesting facts about this location


Gweta is a small village in Botswana. It lies about 205 kilometres away from Maun and about 100 kilometres from Nata. Generally considered the gateway to the Makgadikgadi Pans Gweta derived its name from the sound of croaking bullfrogs which bury themselves in the sand until the rainy season arrives and they emerge to mate. The huge expanse of the Makgadikgadi Pans is bigger than Switzerland. Once a large river-fed lake, the Makgadikgadi Pans now lie saline and empty.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -20.18 25.23 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: Villages in Botswana


Tshokatshaa is a village in Central District of Botswana. It is located 90 km west of Nata, to the north of the road connecting Nata to Maun. The village had a population of 458 in the 2001 census, and has a primary school.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -20.10 25.44 (Lat./Long.); Less than 23 km away
Tags: Central District (Botswana), Villages in Botswana

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Gweta