Travel Information

  • Entry / Exit Requirements:
    Passport:Your passport needs to be valid for at least six months from the date of entry.Visa:People from the following countries are not required to apply for a visa: EU-countries (except: Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Poland, Romania and Slovak Republic), Canada, USA. Australian citizens have to apply for a visa Other countries should contact the consulate for visa requirements. Transit passengers travelling to a third country within 24 hours, holding an onward travel ticket and not leaving the airport normally do not require a visa as well.Costs:Visa fees might vary. Please contact the embassy for detailed information.Validity:Three months
  • Immunisation Requirements:
    compulsory immunisation: yellow fever (when entering from infected areas)recommended immunisation: yellow fever, tetanus, diphtheria, polio, hepatitis Arecommended immunisation when staying a long-term: hepatitis B, rabies, typhus, meningococcal disease (ACWY)
  • Additional Risks:
    health: Malaria (high risk), cholera, schistosomiasis, yellow fever, dengue fever, rabies, meningitissafety: risk of assaults, terroristic attacks and hijacks
  • Tourist Information:
  • Climate:
    tropical, rainy seasons: May to November, dry season: December to April
  • Travel Time:
    November to February
  • Airlines:
    Air France    Iberia    Emirates    United    Turkish Airlines    Royal Air Maroc    Brussels Airlines    TAP    Ethiopian Airlines    Tunisair    Air Algerie    Lufthansa    Meridiana    South African Airways    Delta    Kenya Airways    Air Nigeria    Arik Air    Alitalia    Air Europa    Air Canada    Air Burkina    TACV    Corsair    Etihad Airways