Burkina Faso

Other countries in the neighborhood of Burkina Faso are Ghana, Togo, Benin, Mali and Ivory Coast


Travel advice

Exercise a high degree of caution

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avoid non-essential travel (with regional advisories)

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Drinking water

Drinking tap water in Burkina Faso is not safe

Timezone

Africa/Ouagadougou (GMT +00:00)

That makes the current date and time June 19, 2018, 12:38 pm

Visa requirements

Visa requirements for Burkina Faso if you are coming from

Currency

The currency in Burkina Faso is CFA Franc BCEAO

CFA Franc BCEAO

Language

The languages spoken in Burkina Faso are French and Sudanic*

* Not an official language / spoken in some parts of the country

Weather

Average temperature (°C) in Burkina Faso per month



Average precipitation (mm) in Burkina Faso per month

Vaccinations and health

Malaria

Malaria occurs in this country. Protect yourself from mosquito bites. Precautions are personal. Consult a qualified medical professional to determine the right actions

Hepatitis A

Vaccination is recommended for all travelers to this country

Hepatitis B

The vaccination advice is personal. Consult a qualified medical professional to determine whether vaccination is useful for you

Yellow fever

Yellow fever occurs in this country. Vaccination is mandatory for all travelers

Tyfoid

The vaccination advice is personal. Consult a qualified medical professional to determine whether vaccination is useful for you

Cholera

The authorities require a so-called cholera declaration when you enter the country by land

DTP

Vaccination is recommended for all travelers to this country

Telephone

Country code +226
17
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18

Electricity

220 Volt 50 Herz
Plug type C
Plug type E