Sierra Leone

Republic of Sierra Leone

Other countries in the neighborhood of Sierra Leone are Guinea, Liberia, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast and Gambia


Travel advice

Exercise a high degree of caution

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Drinking water

Drinking tap water in Sierra Leone is not recommended

Timezone

Africa/Freetown (GMT +00:00)

That makes the current date and time August 18, 2018, 12:04 pm

Visa requirements

Visa requirements for Sierra Leone if you are coming from

Currency

The currency in Sierra Leone is Leone

Leone

Language

The languages spoken in Sierra Leone are English, Mende*, Temne* and Krio*

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

Weather

Average temperature (°C) in Sierra Leone per month



Average precipitation (mm) in Sierra Leone 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 +232
999
999
019

Electricity

230 Volt 50 Herz
Plug type D
Plug type G