Palapye – Moremi Swamp
Photo by: tai strietman, Creative Commons

Talking about rails and trains in Botswana, the large town of Palapye will always be part of the picture. Being the center of South Africa’s railroad, a lot of tourists are given the chance to experience the town. However, there are more than just railroads and trains here. There are a lot of various great tourist destinations here that you must not miss checking out.

For instance, if you wish to have the experience of your life, you can watch one of the last heads of the endangered white and black rhinos in Palapye’s Khama Rhino Sanctuary. Other than these special rhinos, there are a lot of opportunities awaiting you to view other wildlife members of Africa.

Aside from conservation spots, Palapye also houses various attractions that have a great historical significance to the town. Tswapong Hills and Moremi Gorge are one of them. They gained their names not merely because of their natural beauties but also of their being a generous permanent source of water to the residents of Palapye.

However, before experiencing this town, you need to be mindful of their weather. The summer months here can be as hot as 40-degree Celsius while throwing plenty of thunderstorms. This season starts from September to April. On the other hand, winter months in this town are dry and mild.

Indeed, the town of Palapye can give you an experience to appreciate the world more through the town’s conservation parks and historical landmarks. With this, you must make it a point to book a trip to this town in Botswana.

One response to “Palapye”

  1. Gasant says:

    I think Palapye is one of the most pleasant cities in Botswana,very laidback and very friendly

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