Gambia

Republic of The Gambia

Other countries in the neighborhood of Gambia are Guinea-Bissau, Senegal, Guinea, Sierra Leone and Cape Verde


Travel advice

Exercise normal safety precautions

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Drinking water

Drinking tap water in Gambia is not safe

Timezone

Africa/Banjul (GMT +00:00)

That makes the current date and time December 13, 2018, 5:49 pm

Visa requirements

Visa requirements for Gambia if you are coming from

Currency

The currency in Gambia is Dalasi

Dalasi

Language

The languages spoken in Gambia are English, Mandinka*, Wolof* and Fula*

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

Weather

Average temperature (°C) in Gambia per month



Average precipitation (mm) in Gambia 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

Vaccination is recommended for all travelers to this country

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 +220
17
16
18

Electricity

230 Volt 50 Herz
Plug type G