Travel and Visa Requirements for Burkinabes

Visa required and visa free countries listed


Countries that require a visa for Burkinabes

See a list of countries you need a visa to travel to as a Burkinabe passport holder


General Visa Requirement & Things to know before you travel

See a general list of visa requirements before travelling to a new country

Valid travel passport.
Visa application form.
Visa fee.
Evidence of permission to be in that country.
Photocopy of passport data page.
Financial proof, original bank statement.
Letter of invitations.

Schengen visa for Burkinabes

See our top pick of Schengen countries visited by Burkinabes

Museums, Archeological sites and National Parks are the prime destinations to visit in Burkina Faso. There are also lakes and rivers where tourists can come in contact with Crocodiles. Tourists in Burkina Faso are spoilt for choice on things to do while in Burkina Faso.
According to statistics in 2011, a total of 433,778 tourists visited the country.
There is a strict regulation on the export of items like masks, religious materials, and antiquities. You must get approval from the Ministry of Culture before you can go ahead and export these above-mentioned materials.
Homosexuality is illegal in Burkina Faso.

Visa information for other Nationals

See visa requirements for our top pick of visitors to Burkina Faso