Swaziland

Swaziland Overview

Swaziland is a small country situated in southern Africa, surrounded by the Republic of South Africa on three sides and by Mozambique on the east. Swaziland was formerly a British protectorate, and became independent in 1968 as the Kingdom of Swaziland.

Among Swaziland’s main attractions are Mlilwane, a well-established game sanctuary and the magnificent Mantenga Falls. Along with its breathtaking scenery, Swaziland is also known for its exquisite arts and crafts.

CLIMATE

Swaziland temperatures average 60 °F (16 °C), and from 45 to 75 inches of rainfalls each year.

KNOW BEFORE YOU GO

CAPITAL: Mbabane
POPULATION: 1.1 million
LANGUAGE: English
CURRENCY: Lilangeni
ELECTRIC CURRENT: 230V, 50Hz. To power any electrical item an international adapter or a three pin plug is required.
COUNTRY DIALLING CODE: +268
TIME ZONE: GMT/UTC + 2