Common Questions Travellers Ask About Burkina Faso
Q: Can one drink the tap water in Burkina?
A: It is unsafe to drink the tap water in Burkina. Visitors should make use of bottled water instead.
Q: What was Burkina Faso called before?
A: Burkina Faso was called Upper Volta before 1984.
Q: Is Burkina an Islamic state?
A: Burkina is a religiously diverse state. However, the Burkinabe are predominantly Muslim.
Q: Is Burkina safe to travel?
A: Burkina is quite prone to terrorist attacks and there was a serious attack in the country in May 2018. It will be ill-advised to visit Burkina at this time.
Q: What is Burkina Faso's official currency?
What are the mobile network operators and internet service providers in Burkina Faso?
There are over 3 mobile network operators and about 0 internet service providers in Burkina Faso. You can checkout the
list of network operators in Burkina Faso
and also details about each of them.
How do I travel out of Burkina Faso?
For Burkinabes looking to travel out of the country. You can check out the list of destinations, how to
Get Visa to those countries, their
Visa Free Countries for Burkinabe passport holders