Visa Free Countries for Central Africans

See all countries Central Africans can enter visa free.

Visa not required Countries for Central Africans

10 countries do not require Central Africans to present a passport before entering the country.

Visa on Arrival countries for Central Africans

13 countries permit Central Africans to receive a visa at the port of entry. Often you have to pay a fee at the immigration desk, but some countries give a visa on arrival for free.

E-visa countries for Central Africans

9 countries require Central Africans to present an electronic visa before gaining entrance into the country.

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Visa not required countries for Central Africans

Flag Country Name Stay Duration Country Description Entry Requirements
Benin Benin 90 days

Benin is home to about 20 diverse ethnic groups, breathtaking landscapes and the most beautiful carved wood masks in the world.

  • For a period of 90 days, travellers from the Central African Republic can visit Benin without a visa.
  • Intending visitors to Benin are required to possess a passport valid for a period of 6 months beyond the date of departure. The passport should, however, have two blank pages.
  • There is no restriction on the import and export of the local currency as well as foreign currencies if declared on arrival.
  • Tourists from CAR are to provide evidence of accommodation for their stay in Benin, which can mostly be a hotel reservation or a letter of invitation from a host already living in the country.
  • Citizens of CAR travelling with pets (cats or dogs) must be accompanied by a veterinarian health certificate and rabies vaccination certificate, issued in CAR.
  • Also, CAR nationals are to have a return or onward ticket, as well as proof that they have enough funds to spend in the country which could be in the form of their bank statement.
  • Central African minors travelling to Benin must show travel authorization from their parents or guardians.
  • Visitors to Benin must show a certificate of yellow fever vaccination. It is usually advised to be vaccinated at least 10 days before departure.
  • Intending visitors can get to Porto-Novo, Benin from any international airport in the Central African Republic. There are international airports in Bangui and Bocaranga.
  • Royal Air Maroc, Kenya Airways and ASKY are some of the Airlines that fly from the Central African Republic to Benin.
  • The estimated flight duration from the Central African Republic to Port-Novo, Benin is 7 hour, 5 minutes.
  • West African CFA Franc is the official currency in Benin. The Euro is the most advised foreign currency to take along because it can be easily exchanged. Tourist can exchange other foreign currencies at banks and exchange outlets in the country.
  • Various denominations of Christianity, Islam and traditional religion, make up the religious demography of Benin.
  • About 55 languages are spoken in Benin whereby 50 of them are indigenous. Nevertheless, French is the official language of the country.
  • The climate in Benin is hot and humid. There are two rainy and two dry seasons. The best time to visit Benin is from July to August and December to March when the weather is most favourable.
  • The numerous natural and historical beauties found in Benin make it a great place for tourist travel.
  • Transportation in Benin can be made possible with motorbikes, bicycles, moped taxis and buses.
  • Benin uses the West African Standard Time (GMT +1). Both countries are in the same timezone.
  • On average, a tourist spends about 10,000 CFA per day in Benin.
  • Ouidah, Porto Novo, Grand -Popo and Bohicon are great places to visit in Benin.
  • The power and socket plug used in Benin are of Type E. The standard voltage is 220 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.
  • Common staples in Benin include maize, yam and peas. Aloko (fried plantain), fufu (mashed yam formed into a paste) and beye ( a kind of cake made from roasted peanuts) are common dishes in Benin.
  • Benin is a beautiful country with lots of tourist engaging activities, however, tourists are advised to take necessary precautions while in the country.
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Burkina Faso Burkina Faso 90 days

Burkina Faso is a country of over 18,633,725 people known for being the top producer of cotton in Africa, having incredibly rich culture, an...

  • For a period of 90 days, Central Africans can travel to Burkina Faso without obtaining a visa.
  • All visitors are required to have a passport valid for 6 months beyond their stay in Burkina Faso. The passport should have two blank pages for visa stamping.
  • There is no restriction on the import and export of both the local currency (CFA Franc) and foreign currencies if declared on arrival.
  • Tourists with pets (dogs and cats) must be accompanied by a veterinary certificate as well as a confirmation of rabies vaccination given not less than 3 weeks before travelling.
  • Citizens of Central African Republic will be required to show proof of yellow fever vaccination before entry into Burkina Faso. Visitors are advised to be vaccinated 10 days before embarking on their trip.   
  • Visitors are required to provide evidence of enough money to last them throughout their entire stay in the country.
  • Nationals of CAR are to also provide proof of accommodation for their stay in the country which can be a hotel reservation.
  • Intending visitors can get to Burkina Faso from international airports in the Central African Republic. There are international airports in Bangui and Bocaranga.
  • Royal Air Maroc, Ethiopia Airways, ASKY and Kenya Airways are airlines that fly from the Central African Republic to Burkina Faso.
  • The estimated flight time from the Central African Republic to Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso is 8 hours, 10 minutes.
  • The official language spoken in Burkina Faso is French, mainly because they were colonized by France. The Mossi language is also a widely spoken language in the country. There are about seventy other indigenous languages.
  • There is a diversity of religion in Burkina Faso. Islam is the most prominent. Others are Catholicism, Protestants and traditional religions.
  • West African CFA franc is the official currency of Burkina Faso. Visitors can exchange their foreign currencies at various banks and exchange outlets in the country.
  • Transportation can be done in Burkina Faso through taxis, buses and trains.
  • Burkina Faso has a tropical climate. The dry season lasts from November to March, and the rainy season lasts from June to October.
  • Burkina Faso uses the Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which puts CAR one hour ahead in time.
  • Common staples in Burkina Faso include sorghum, millet, rice, maize, nuts and potatoes. Babenda, brochettes, and sause gombo are common dishes in Burkina Faso.
  • The power and socket plug used in Burkina Faso are of Type C and E. The standard voltage is 220 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.
  • Tourists are advised to budget about $30 per day on expenses in Burkina Faso.
  • Bobo-Dioulasso, Arli National Park, The Ruins Of Loropeni and W National Park are some tourist sites Nigerians can visit while in Burkina Faso.
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Cameroon Cameroon 90 days

Cameroon is a country of over 23,130,000 people known for its varied terrain, impeccable showing of wildlife and for its famous Makosa music and dance...

  • Nationals of the Central African Republic can travel to Cameroon for a duration of 90 days without obtaining a visa.
  • Prospective visitors are required to possess a passport valid for at least 6 months beyond the date of departure from Cameroon. The passport should have two blank pages.
  • The is no restriction on the import and export of foreign currency, however, Importation of the local currency of amounts above  XAF 20,000 will be declared on arrival.
  • Visitors will have to pay an airport fee of XAF 10,000 when departing Cameroon on an international flight, and  XAF 500 when exiting the country on a local flight.
  • Tourists are required to have a return or onward ticket, as well as proof that they have sufficient funds to spend in the country which can be a recent bank statement.
  • Central Africans with pets (cats and dogs) must come along with a rabies vaccination certificate and certificate of good health issued by a veterinary authority less than 48 hours of leaving CAR.
  • Travellers are required to show proof of accommodation for their stay in Cameroon.
  • Central African minors must show travel authorization from their parents or guardians.
  • Citizens of Central African Republic are required to show proof of yellow fever vaccination. They are advised to be vaccinated at least 10 days before travelling to Cameroon.
  • Intending visitors can get to Cameroon from any international airport in the Central African Republic. There are international airports in Bangui and Bocaranga.
  • Kenya Airways, Ethiopian Airways and ASKY are some of the carriers that fly from the Central African Republic to Cameroon.
  • The estimated flight time from the Central African Republic to Yaounde, Cameroon is 10 hours, 35 minutes.
  • The Central African CFA Franc is the official currency of Cameroon. It is also the currency used in five other African countries. Tourist can exchange other foreign currencies at banks and exchange outlets in the country.
  • Various denominations of Christianity, Islam and traditional religion, make up the religious demography of Cameroon.
  • There are about 250 languages being spoken in Cameroon. Nevertheless, English and French are the official languages of the country.
  • The numerous natural and historical beauties found in Cameroon makes it a great place for tourist travel.
  • Transportation in Cameroon can be made possible with motorbikes, trains, taxis and buses. 
  • Cameroon uses the West African Standard Time (GMT +1). But countries are in the same timezone.
  • The climate in Cameroon is tropical, semi-arid in the north, and humid and rainy in the rest of the country. The rainy season is from mid-May to September, while the rest of the year is characterized by hot and dry weather.
  • Fufu corn and njama njama, Brochettes, Sangah and Mbanga soup and kwacoco are some of the delicacies tourists can try while in Cameroon.
  • The power and socket plug used in Cameroon are of Type C and E. The standard voltage is 220 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.
  • Yaounde, Douala, Kribi, and Limbe are tourists site travellers can visit while in Cameroon.
  • Cameroon is a beautiful country with lots of tourist engaging activities, however, tourists are advised to take necessary precautions while in the country.
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Ivory Coast Ivory Coast 90 days

Cote d'Ivoire has a population of over 23.7 million people. It is famous for its idyllic beach locations, for the Mount Nimba, and for being the home...

  • Citizens of Central Africa Republic can visit and stay in Cote D’Ivoire for a period of 90 days without obtaining a visa.
  • All visitors are required to possess a passport valid for a minimum of six months beyond the date of entry in Cote d'Ivoire. The passport should have at least two blank pages for visa stamping.
  • The import and export of the local currency as well as foreign currencies are not restricted. However, foreign currencies are to be declared on arrival.
  • Tourists from CAR are to pay a departure tax of XOF 4,000.
  • Travellers visiting Cote d'Ivoire must provide proof of a confirmed means of accommodation for their entire stay in Cote d'Ivoire. This could be in the form of a hotel reservation or a sponsor letter from a host living in the country.
  • Nationals of the Central Africa Republic will be required to provide proof of yellow fever vaccination. They are advised to get vaccinated 10 days before departure.
  • Central African minors must show a copy of their birth certificate and travel authorization from their parents or guardians.
  • Visitors with pets must have a rabies inoculation certificate and good health certificate, dated at least 3 days before travel and issued by health authorities in the Central Africa Republic.
  • A return ticket to the Central Africa Republic or onward destination will be required.
  • Intending visitors can get to Cote d'Ivoire from any international airport in the Central Africa Republic. There are international airports in Bangui and Bocaranga.
  • Royal Air Maroc, Tap Air Portugal, Kenya Airways, Ethiopian Airways and ASKY are some of the carriers that fly from the Central Africa Republic to Cote d'Ivoire. 
  • The estimated flight duration from the Central Africa Republic to Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire is 7 hours, 50 minutes.
  • The climate in Cote d'Ivoire is tropical. There are two rainy seasons; dry season is from November to April while the rainy season is from May to October.
  • The West African CFA franc is the official currency used in Cote d'Ivoire. Visitors can visit various banks and exchange outlets in the country to exchange their foreign currencies.
  • Christianity, Islam and traditional believes are the major religions in Cote d'Ivoire. Nevertheless, the majority of citizens practice Christianity.
  • Cote d'Ivoire is a multilingual country, with 78 languages being spoken in the country. However, French is the official language and the most spoken language in the country.
  • The climate in Cote d'Ivoire is tropical. There are two rainy seasons; dry season is from November to April while the rainy season is from May to October.
  • Tourists are advised to budget about $50 to spend on daily expenses while in Cote d'Ivoire.
  • Cote d'Ivoire uses Greenwich Mean Time (GMT). The Central African Republic is an hour ahead.
  • Attiéké, alloco and foutou are some of the delicacies visitors can try while in Cote d'Ivoire.
  • Parc National de Taï, Hôtel Ivoire and Galerie Cécile Fakhoury are some tourist attractions visitors can visit during their stay in Cote d'Ivoire.
  • The power and socket plug used in Tanzania are of Type C and E. The standard voltage is 220 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.
  • Getting around in Cote d'Ivoire is possible with the various public means of transportation available, this includes shared taxis, minibuses, trains and domestic flights. 
  • Visitors travelling to Cote d'Ivoire are expected to be courteous and conscious of existing rules and regulations as they go about their tourism-related activities.
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Dominica Dominica 21 days

​​Dominica is a small country of more than 74,474 people known for its lush, unspoiled rain forests, several hot springs, and for its black...

  • For a duration of 21 days, Travellers from the Central African Republic can stay in Dominica without a visa.
  • Prospective visitors are required to have a passport valid for at least six months from the expected date of entry into Dominica. The passport should have at least two blank pages for visa stamping.
  • The import and export of the local currency and foreign currencies are allowed, however, tourists will be required to fill the declaration form on arrival.
  • An airport tax of USD 21 is levied on nationals of CAR when exiting Dominica.
  • A permit is required to import animals, plants and seeds.
  • Travellers are required to have a return or onward ticket and proof of enough funds to spend during their stay in Dominica, which could be a recent bank statement.
  • A detailed printed itinerary of your time in Dominica and a confirmation of accommodation during their stay which could be in the form of a hotel reservation or letter from the host already in the country will be required.
  • A proof yellow fever vaccination is not required from travellers to Dominica, tourists are advised to be vaccinated against common illnesses.
  • Intending visitors can get to Dominica from international airports in the Central African Republic. These international airports can be found in Antananarivo and Toamasina.
  • Air France, Air Antilles Express, Kenya Airways and EgyptAir are some of the airlines that fly from the Central African Republic to Dominica.
  • The estimated flight time from the Central African Republic to Roseau, Dominica is 1 day, 6 hours.
  • Dominica has a tropical climate. It is usually hot and humid all year round, with a relatively cool and dry season from January to mid-April and a hot, humid and rainy season from mid-June to mid-November.
  • Christianity is the prominent religion in Dominica. They consist majorly of Roman Catholics and Protestants. Islam, Buddhism, Baha'i, Hinduism make up the minority.
  • The best time to visit Dominica is from March to May when the peak season rush trickles out of the city.
  • Transportation in Dominica can be facilitated by taxis, car rentals and buses.
  • Tourists travelling to Dominica are advised to budget between $60-$200 per day as a tourist.
  • The official and most spoken language in Dominica is English. Some regions in Dominica speak a dialect called Kokoy.
  • The Eastern Caribbean dollar is the official currency in Dominica. Tourists can exchange their foreign currencies at banks and other exchange outlets in the country.
  • Some of the special delicacies tourists can try while in Dominica include manicou, sorrel, codfish sandwich and rum.
  • Dominica uses the Atlantic Standard Time (GMT-4) which puts CAR five hours ahead of Dominica.
  • Type D and G are the power and socket plug types used in Dominica. The standard voltage is 230 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.
  • Tourists are advised to follow the instructions of local authorities and also monitor local news broadcasts while in the country.
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Ecuador Ecuador 90 days

Ecuador is a country with a population of seventeen million people. It is known for its Amazonian rain forest, its impeccable Andes peaks, and for its...

  • For a duration of 90 days, visitors from the Central African Republic can visit Ecuador without obtaining a visa.
  • Tourists who intend to stay beyond the 90-day validity in Ecuador can apply for an extension at the immigration department.
  • Prospective visitors must have a passport valid for a duration of six months beyond their arrival in Ecuador. The passport should have at least two blank pages.
  • On entry and exit into Ecuador, Travellers from CAR with amounts exceeding USD 10,000 will be required to declare it.
  • There is a 5 per cent tax on currency taken out of Ecuador above USD 1098.
  • Visitors from CAR must show evidence of a confirmed means of accommodation for their entire stay in the country, which could be in the form of a sponsor letter from a host living in Ecuador or a hotel reservation.
  • Tourists from the Central African Republic with pets will have to have a health certificate issued by an authorized government veterinarian within 10 days of departure and approved by the local health authorities in CAR.
  • Visitors should also have an onward or return ticket back to CAR and must show proof of sufficient funds throughout their stay in Ecuador. 
  • A certificate of yellow fever vaccination is not required from the nationals of the Central African Republic on arrival in Ecuador. They are advised to be vaccinated against common illness before travelling.
  • Travellers can get to Ecuador from international airports in the Central African Republic. There are international airports in Bangui and Bocaranga.
  • Royal Air Maroc, Air Europa, Iberia, Kenya Airways and KLM are some of the Carriers that fly from the Central African Republic to Ecuador.
  • The estimated flight duration from the Central African Republic to Quito, Ecuador is 1 day, 2 hours and from Toamasina, it is 1 day, 9 hours.
  • Spanish is Ecuador’s official language and is spoken by the majority of the population of Ecuador.  Kichwa and Shuar are also well-spoken languages in the country.
  • The dominating religion in Ecuador is Christianity, precisely Roman Catholics. However, some Christians marry their faith with other traditional beliefs.
  • Ecuador has a mostly subtropical highland climate, with the coastal lowlands warm and the coastal regions affected by ocean currents, heat and rain.
  • The official currency in Ecuador is the United States Dollar. However, visitors can exchange their foreign currencies at various banks and exchange outlets throughout the country.
  • ATMs are available in many parts of Ecuador, and they can be found in most hotels and major places of business, where credit and debit cards are readily accepted. Other local business outlets strictly accept cash.
  • Ecuador uses the Ecuador Time (GMT-5) which puts CAR six hours ahead of Ecuador.
  • Power sockets and plugs used in Ecuador are of type A and B. The standard supply voltage is 120 V, with a standard frequency of 60 Hz.
  • Getting around in Ecuador is possible with taxis, buses and trains.
  • Cuyabeno Wildlife Preserve, Cotopaxi National Park and GringoTree are some of the tourist attraction tourists can visit while in Ecuador.
  • A tourist in Ecuador spends an average of $40 per day on expenses in Ecuador.
  • Ecuador is home to an interesting, unique and fascinating culture and history. Visitors are expected to be courteous and conscious of existing rules and customs as they go about their activities.
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Ghana Ghana days

Ghana has a population of some 25.5 million people. It is rich in gold, rich in cocoa and in Ghana, pregnant women eat clay!

  • For a period of 30 days, nationals of the Central African Republic can visit Ghana without obtaining a visa.
  • All visitors are required to present a passport valid for six months beyond the date of their arrival in Ghana. It is recommended that this passport has at least one blank page for entry stamp. 
  • Tourists with up to $10,000 or equivalent are to declare the amounts to Customs and fill the BOG Foreign Exchange Declaration Form (FXDF) at the port of entry or departure. Amounts exceeding USD 10,000 will be seized.
  • Visitors to Ghana would need to present a certificate of yellow fever vaccination on arrival into Ghana.
  • Travellers must have a return back to CAR or onward ticket as well as proof of sufficient funds to cover their entire stay in Ghana.
  • The import of arms and ammunition are restricted and can only be imported after issuance of a special permit by the Ministry of Interior.
  • Tourists with pets (cats and dogs) must be accompanied by a veterinarian good health certificate issued in the Central African Republic and an Import Permit from the Veterinary Head Office in Accra, Ghana.
  • Central African minors hoping to travel to Ghana must have a copy of their birth certificate as well as a signed travel authorization from their parents or guardians.
  • Intending visitors can get to Ghana from any international airport in the Central African Republic. There are international airports in Bangui and Bocaranga.
  • Some of the airlines that fly from the Central African Republic to Ghana are Royal Air Maroc, South African Airways and Kenya Airways.
  • The travel duration from the Central African Republic to Accra, Ghana is 6 hours, 35 minutes.
  • Ghana has a tropical climate. In the southwest, it is hot and humid, while in the north, it is hot and dry.
  • The best time to visit Ghana is usually during the dry season between November and March when the weather is the driest.  There is little or no rain within those months. 
  • Getting around in Ghana is possible with the various public means of transportation available, this includes buses, taxis, minibuses, motorcycles and domestic flights.
  •  The official language is English, however, Akan remains the most spoken indigenous language.
  • Special delicacies in Ghana include jollof rice, waakye, banku and tilapia, fufu and goat light soup, etc.
  • Religion in Ghana consists majorly of Christianity, Islam and other indigenous religions. However, Christianity is the dominant faith.
  • Ghana is a multilingual country with about 80 languages being spoken.
  • Tourists in Ghana generally spend an average of $30 per day.
  • In Ghana, the power plugs and sockets are of type D and G. The standard voltage is 230 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.
  • Ghana uses Greenwich Mean Time (GMT). The Central African Republic is an hour ahead of Ghana.
  • The official currency in Ghana is the Ghanaian Cedi. Visitors can exchange their foreign currency at banks and other exchange outlets in the country.
  • Tourists are advised to be cautious as they go about their tourism-related activities while in Ghana.30
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Philippines Philippines 30 days

Philippines is the 12th most populated country in the world with a population of over 108 million people. It is known for its exports of coconuts and...

  • For a duration of 30 days, citizens of the Central African Republic can travel to the Philippines without a visa.
  • Intending visitors are required to have a passport valid for a minimum period of 6 months beyond their stay in the Philippines. The passport should have at least two blank pages for visa stamping.
  • The importation of the local currency above PHP 50,000 require an authorization from the Central Bank of the Philippines, and foreign currencies above $10,000 will be declared on arrival in the Philippines.
  • Also, the importation of firearms and firearm parts, regardless of purpose are prohibited in the Philippines.
  • Tourists from the CAR travelling with pets must be accompanied by a veterinarian good health certificate, issued in the CAR stating that the animal has not been exposed to communicable disease and prior import permit obtained from the Bureau of Animal Industry.
  • Travellers must provide evidence of a confirmed means of accommodation for their entire stay in the country. This could be in the form of a hotel reservation or a sponsor letter from a host living in the Philippines.
  • Visitors would be required to present their latest bank statement as evidence of enough funds to spend during their stay in the country. 
  • A return ticket to the CAR or onward destination is needed as well.
  • A yellow fever vaccination certificate is not required by tourists from the Central African Republic. It is recommended that they get vaccinated against common illnesses before travelling.
  • Intending visitors can get to the Philippines from any international airport in the Central African Republic. There are international airports in Bangui and Bocaranga.
  • Kenya Airways, Oman Air, flydubai and Emirates are some of the carriers that fly from the Central African Republic to the Philippines.
  • The estimated flight duration from the Central African Republic to Manila, Philippines is 22 hours, 10 minutes.
  • The Philippines has five types of climates, which are tropical rainforest, tropical monsoon, tropical savanna, humid subtropical and oceanic. However, it has two major seasons, the rainy season, from June to November; and the dry season, from December to May.
  • The Philippine Peso is the official currency used in the Philippines. Visitors can exchange their foreign currencies at various banks and exchange outlets in the country.
  • The Philippines has five types of climates, which are tropical rainforest, tropical monsoon, tropical savanna, humid subtropical and oceanic. However, it has two major seasons, the rainy season, from June to November; and the dry season, from December to May.
  • Some special delicacies tourists can try while in the Philippines are chicken adobo, kare kare, balut, etc.
  • Christianity is the most practised religion in the Philippines, with over 85% of the entire population. Roman Catholics, Protestants Orthodox, Restorationist etc, are the Christian denomination in the Philippines. However, some of the other religions present are in the Philippines include Hinduism Buddhism, Taoism, and Confucianism.
  • There are about 150 different indigenous languages in the Philippines, however, Filipino and English are the official languages.
  • Movement in the Philippines is possible with domestic ferries, tricycles, private transports, and taxis. 
  • Tourists are advised to budget about $40 to spend on daily expenses while in the Philippines.
  • The Philippines uses Philippine Standard Time (GMT+8), which puts the Philippines seven hours ahead of the Central African Republic.
  • The power and socket plug used in the Philippines are of Type A, B and C. The standard voltage is 220 V and the standard frequency is 60 Hz.
  • Visitors travelling to the Philippines are expected to be courteous and conscious of existing rules and customs as they go about their tourism-related activities.
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Senegal Senegal 90 days

Senegal is a country in West Africa, rich in culture and known to have taxis with goat or sheep hair tails.

  • For a duration of 90 days, travellers from the Central African Republic can travel to Senegal without a visa.
  • All visitors are required to have a passport valid for a minimum of 6 months from the date of arrival in Senegal. The passport should have at least two blank pages for visa stamping.
  • On entry and exit, tourists with amounts above XOF 20,000 will be required to declare it.
  • Minors from the Central African Republic must show a copy of their birth certificate and travel authorization from their parents or guardians.
  • Tourists visiting Senegal with pets must have a health certificate and evidence of rabies vaccination no more than 30 days prior to arrival. Also, pets must enter Senegal via Léopold Sédar Senghor International Airport. 
  • Visitors are also required to provide evidence of enough funds to spend during their stay in the country.
  • Citizens of the Central African Republic travelling to Senegal must provide proof of confirmed means of accommodation for their entire stay in Senegal. This could be in the form of a hotel reservation or a sponsor letter from a host living in Senegal.
  • Travellers to Senegal with any firearms will require an authorization from the Minister of Inland.
  • Visitors are required to provide proof of yellow fever vaccination on arrival into Senegal.
  • Prospective visitors can get to Senegal from international airports in Morocco. There are international airports in Bangui and Bocaranga.
  • Royal Air Maroc, Tap Air Portugal and Kenya Airways are some of the airlines that fly from the Central African Republic to Senegal.
  • The estimated flight duration from the Central African Republic to Dakar, Senegal is 9 hours, 30 minutes.
  • About 94% of the Senegalese population are Muslims, mainly Sunni Muslims. Christians and other indigenous faith are the minority religion in the country.
  • West African CFA franc is the official currency used in Senegal. Visitors can exchange their foreign currency at various banks and exchange outlets in the country.
  • Senegal is a multilingual country, with about 36 languages being spoken in the country. The official language of Senegal is French. However, Wolof is the most widely spoken language in the country.
  • Djoudj National Bird Sanctuary, Saloum Delta National Park, House of Slaves and IFAN Museum of African Arts are some of the tourist destinations Nigerians can visit while in Senegal.
  • Bassi-salté, sombi, maafe and chere are some delicacies tourists can try while in Senegal.
  • Tourists travelling to Senegal are advised to budget about $45 for daily expenses.
  • Senegal has a Tropical climate, with a hot and humid rainy season from May to November, and a dry season December to April dominated by hot, dry, harmattan wind. 
  • Visitors can move around in Senegal with minibuses, taxis, boats, trains and buses.
  • The Time zone in Senegal is Greenwich Mean Time(GMT). The Central African Republic is an hour ahead of Senegal.
  • The power and socket plug used in Senegal are of Type C, D, E and K. The standard voltage is 230 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.
  • Tourists are advised to be cautious as they go about their tourist-related activities.
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Singapore Singapore 30 days

The Republic of Singapore is a city-state and an island country with a population of about 5 million people and the fastest walkers in the world.

  • Visitors from the Central African Republic can visit Singapore for a period of 30 days without a visa.
  • Tourists who wish to stay beyond the 30-day duration are to apply for an extension at the immigration department.
  • Intending visitors are required to have a passport valid for a minimum of 6 months beyond their stay in Singapore. The passport should have at least two blank pages for visa stamping.
  • On entry and exit into Singapore, tourists with amounts above SGD 20,000 will be required to declare it.
  • Although a yellow fever vaccination certificate is not required from visitors from CAR, they are however advised to get vaccinated against common illnesses before travelling.
  • Citizens of CAR travelling to Singapore must provide proof of a confirmed means of accommodation for their entire stay in Singapore. This could be in the form of a hotel reservation or a sponsor letter from a host living in the country.
  • A return ticket to the Central African Republic or onward destination is needed as well.
  • Also, tourists would be required to present evidence of enough funds to spend during their stay in Singapore.
  • Travellers are to be aware of the fact that Trafficking of illegal drugs is punishable by death in Singapore.
  • Intending visitors can get to Singapore from any of the international airports in the Central African Republic. There are international airports in Bangui and Bocaranga.
  • Kenya Airways, Singapore Airlines, Qatar Airways and THAI are some of the airlines that constantly fly from the Central African Republic to Singapore.
  • The estimated flight duration from the Central African Republic to Singapore, Singapore is 20 hour, 5 minutes.
  • Although, the constitution of Singapore guarantees freedom of religion. however, Buddhism, Taoism, Islam, Hinduism and Christianity are the principal religions in Singapore.
  • The Singapore government recognises four official languages: English, Malay, Mandarin and Tamil.
  • The Singapore dollar is the official currency used in Singapore. Tourists can visit various banks and exchange outlets in the country to exchange their foreign currencies.
  • Sentosa, Gardens by the Bay, Merlion and Marina Bay Sands Singapore are some of the places tourists can visit while in Singapore.
  • Singapore has a tropical rainforest climate, with no true distinct seasons. There is an abundance of rainfall. Therefore, it is almost always warm and wet all year round.
  • Special delicacies tourists can try while in Singapore are hainanese chicken rice, chilli crab, laksa, char kuay teow, hokkien prawn mee, and barbecued stingray.
  • Tourists are advised to budget about $60 to spend on daily expenses while in Singapore.
  • Singapore uses Singapore Standard Time (GMT+8), which puts Singapore seven hours ahead of the Central African Republic.
  • The power and socket plug used in Singapore are of Type G. The standard voltage is 230 V and the standard frequency is 60 Hz.
  • Movement in Singapore is possible with buses, car rentals and taxis. 
  • Visitors travelling to Singapore are expected to be courteous and conscious of existing rules and customs as they go about their tourism-related activities.
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Visa on arrival countries for Central Africans

Flag Country Name Stay Duration Country Description Entry Requirements
Bolivia Bolivia 90 days

Bolivia is a country of some 11 million people popular for its ancient Andean ruins, its thick jungles, and for having "zebras" control traffic.

  • Citizens of Central African Republic can visit Bolivia for a duration of 90 days by applying for an e-visa.
  • Central Africans can also obtain a visa upon on arrival at a Bolivian embassy or consulate and upon their arrival in Bolivia. This visa only allows for a single entry into Bolivia.
  • Visitors to Bolivia are required to have a passport valid for a minimum period of 6 months from the date of departure from Bolivia.
  • On entry and exit from Bolivia, tourists with amounts above USD 10,000 will have to fill the declaration form.
  • Travellers with amounts over USD 50,000 or equivalent, registration at the Central Bank of Bolivia is required.
  • An airport tax of  BOB 190 will be imposed on tourists when exiting Bolivia.
  • Central African minors planning to enter the country must show travel authorization from their parents or guardians.
  • Tourists will also be required to provide proof of accommodation in Bolivia which could be a hotel reservation.
  • Travellers from Central African Republic with arms and ammunition will have to obtain a permit, granted by the Bolivian Ministry of Defense.
  • A copy of your latest bank statement will be required to show proof of sufficient funds to spend during your stay in Bolivia.
  • Nationals of CAR with pets (birds, cats and dogs) must be accompanied by a good health certificate issued by a government official authority in Central African Republic.
  • A yellow fever vaccination certificate is not required from the citizens of Central African Republic, they are however advised to get vaccinated against common illnesses before travelling.
  • A detailed printed itinerary of your time in Bolivia will be required.
  • Prospective visitors hoping to travel to Bolivia can do so from any international airport in Central African Republic. There are international airports in Bangui and Bocaranga.
  • Some of the airlines that fly from Central African Republic to Bolivia include Kenya Airways, Air Europa, Amaszonas, and Air France.
  • The estimated flight time from Central African Republic to Sucre, Bolivia is 1 day, 12 hours.
  • The largest religion in Bolivia is Christianity, with Roman Catholicism being the largest denomination. Indigenous Bolivians have blended Catholicism and their traditional religious beliefs.
  • Spanish is the official language of Bolivia, although there are other indigenous languages which include Aymara, Chiquitano, Chiriguano and Guyana.
  • The food in Bolivia consists mainly of meat, potatoes, corn pancakes, rice, eggs, and vegetables. Local specialities include pique a lo macho, grilled beef and sausage, lechón, suckling pig and cuy, whole roasted guinea pig, etc.
  • The official currency used in Bolivia is the Bolivian Boliviano. Although the US Dollar can be used at big stores in major cities. Visitors can exchange their foreign currency at various banks and exchange outlets in the country.
  • The temperature in Bolivia is determined by the altitude as well as the season, with highland areas such as La Paz, Lake Titicaca, Potosi and Uyuni generally cool and extremely cold at night. Despite the cold weather, Bolivia's dry season is the most popular time of the year to travel.
  • Visitors can move around in Bolivia with minibuses, trufis and cabs.
  • Tourists are advised to budget about $30 per day pon expenses.
  • Salar de Uyuni, Tiwanaku, Lake Titicaca and Reserva Eduardo Avaroa are some of the tourist sites in Bolivia, Nigerians should visit.
  • The timezone in Bolivia is (GMT -4), which puts the Central African Republic five hours ahead of Bolivia.
  • The power and socket plug used in Bolivia are of Type A and C. The standard voltage is between 220-230 V and the standard frequency is 50-60 Hz.
  • Bolivia is home to an interesting, unique and fascinating culture and history. 
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Cambodia Cambodia 30 days

Cambodia is a country of over 16.01 million people known for being the home of the largest religious monument in the world, for its warm culture, and...

  • Tourists from the Central African Republic can travel to Cambodia for a period of 30 days by applying for an e-visa.
  • This e-visa cost $30 and it takes about 5 days to process.
  • Citizens of the Central African Republic can also gain entry into Cambodia through Phnom Penh and Siem Reap International Airports, Thailand land borders, and also from Vietnam land border.
  • Visitors from CAR can obtain a visa on arrival at any of these international airports or land borders mentioned above.
  • Travellers can extend their stay once by a month, by applying at the Immigration Department. However, overstaying the visa duration will attract a fine.
  • Intending visitors are required to have a passport valid for 6 months beyond their stay in Cambodia. The passport must have one blank page for visa stamping.
  • The importation of the local currency is prohibited in Cambodia. Visitors with foreign currency above $10,000 will have to fill the declaration form.
  • The export of the local currency is also prohibited. When exiting Cambodia, the amount declared at Customs on arrival will be taken out in foreign currency, not local currency. 
  • Confirmation of accommodation during their stay in Cambodia is needed which can be a hotel reservation or a letter from a host already in the country.
  • Tourist that wants to import arms and ammunition must have a valid license from the Ministry of Interior or Ministry of National Defense and import permit from the General Department of Customs and Excise.
  • Central Africans will be required to have a return or onward ticket and evidence of enough funds to sustain them their entire stay in the country.
  • Visitors with pets (dogs or cats) must be accompanied by Veterinarian Good Health and Rabies Inoculation Certificate issued in CAR.
  • Intending visitors hoping to travel to Cambodia can do so from any international airport in the Central African Republic. There are international airports in Bangui and Bocaranga.
  • Some of the airlines that fly from the Central African Republic to Cambodia include Kenya Airways, Bangkok Airways, THAI and Emirates Airways.
  • The estimated flight duration from the Central African Republic to Phnom Penh, Cambodia is 20 hours, 25 minutes.
  • Cambodia has a tropical climate with warm weather all through the year. There are two seasons, The northeast monsoon season which runs from December through April, bringing sunny, dry weather, especially in January and February.
  • Cambodian Riel is the official currency of Cambodia. The US Dollar can be used at big stores in major cities. Visitors can exchange their foreign currency at various bank and exchange outlets in the country.
  • Tourists can budget between $30 to $40 to cater for daily expenses in Cambodia.
  • The official religion in Cambodia is Buddhism. Approximately 97% of Cambodia's population practises it. Islam, Christianity, and tribal animism make up the bulk of the small remainder.
  • Cambodia has a tropical climate with warm weather all through the year. There are two seasons, The northeast monsoon season which runs from December through April, bringing sunny, dry weather, especially in January and February.
  • The official language of Cambodia is Khmer, which is spoken by majorly all the citizens of Cambodia.
  • Visitors can move around in Cambodia with buses, taxis and car rental. 
  • Kroeung, kampot, hu tiue and prahok are some of the dishes enjoyed in Cambodia.
  • Cambodia makes use of the Indochina Time (GMT+7), which puts it six hours ahead of the Central African Republic.
  • The power and socket plug used in Cambodia is of Type A, C and G. The standard voltage is 230 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.
  • Visitors are to be careful and avoid asking the locals controversial questions like topics about war, politics, the problem in the mines, or any other questions that might trigger bad memories.
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Comoros Comoros 45 days

Comoros is a country in East Africa with a population of less than a million where a wedding can last up to three weeks.

  • For a period of 45 days, citizens of the Central African Republic can travel to Comoros without needing a visa.
  • These visitors can also obtain a visa upon their arrival at any airport and land borders in Comoros. 
  • The visa on arrival costs about $33.
  • Intending visitors will also be required to possess a valid passport for at least 6 months beyond the date of entry into Comoros. The passport should have at least one blank page for visa stamping.
  • Confirmation of accommodation during their stay in Comoros is needed which can be a hotel reservation or a letter from the host in the country.
  • Tourists are required to have a return or onward ticket. They also will need to provide evidence of enough funds to spend during their stay in Comoros.
  • Travellers from CAR visiting with pets must have a health certificate and proof of rabies vaccination.
  • Proof of yellow fever vaccination is not required of visitors from CAR. They are advised to be vaccinated against common illnesses.
  • Central African minors travelling to Comoros must possess travel authorization from their parents or guardians.
  • Prospective visitors can get to Comoros from international airports in the Central African Republic. There are international airports in Bangui and Bocaranga.
  • Kenya Airways and Air Austral are some of the carriers that fly from the Central African Republic to Comoros.
  • The estimated flight duration from the Central African Republic to Moroni, Comoros is 7 hour, 25 minutes.
  • Comoros has a tropical climate, with a hot and rainy season running from December to April, and a relatively cool and dry season from May to November.
  • The best time to visit Comoros is during the dry season months of May to September when the weather is cooler and pleasant enough to relax on the beaches. 
  • Comorian, French, and Arabic are the official languages in Comoros. Comorian is by far the most spoken language in the country. There are other minor languages spoken by small groups of people throughout the country.
  • Langouste a la Vanille (lobster boiled in a rich vanilla sauce), Mkatra foutra (fried unleavened bread made with coconut water) and Pilaou (highly-spiced meat and rice dish) are some of the delicacies tourist can try out while in Comoros.
  • Getting around in Comoros is possible with the various public means of transportation available, this includes shared taxis, car rentals, buses, boats, and domestic flights. 
  • Comoros is home to diverse religious demography, however, Islam is currently the most practised religion in Comoros with about 99% of the entire population.
  • Comoros makes use of East Africa Time ( GMT+3). Comoros is two hours ahead of the Central African Republic.
  • Type C and E are the power and socket plug types used in Comoros. The standard voltage is 220 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.
  • Comorian Franc is the currency used in Comoros. Tourists can exchange their foreign currencies at banks and other exchange outlets in the country.
  • Visitors are to avoid demonstrations, large gatherings and any political rallies while in the country. Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate into violence.
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Ethiopia Ethiopia 90 days

Ethiopia is the second-most populous nation in Africa, full of vibrant and colourful festivals and is home to the first cup of coffee.

  • Tourists from the Central African Republic can stay in Ethiopia by either applying for an e-visa or obtaining a visa on arrival only at the Addis Ababa Bole International Airport.
  • There are two different types of e-visa to be purchased. Central Africans visiting on a single-entry visa can stay up to three months while those visiting on a multiple entry visa allow for six months visiting period. 
  • Prospective visitors will also be required to have a passport valid for six months from the arrival date in Ethiopia, with at least two blank pages.
  • Nationals of CAR are required to have a return or onward ticket, a copy of air ticket or itinerary, proof of sufficient funds to spend during their stay, preferably a bank statement.
  • Central African minors travelling to Ethiopia must either be accompanied by a parent or guardian or apply for the unaccompanied minors form.
  • Visitors to Ethiopia with pets must have an advanced authorization from the Ministry of Agriculture, a proof of current rabies vaccination and a health certificate that has been issued by a licensed veterinarian within 10 days of transport. 
  • The importation of Firearms and bullets are prohibited. An Import license is needed for the importation hunting guns.
  • Tourists travelling from CAR are also required to show evidence of yellow fever vaccination. Visitors are however advised to be vaccinated for common illness 10 days before entering Ethiopia.
  • Citizens of CAR will be required to show evidence of accommodation during the stay in Ethiopia, which can be a hotel reservation or an invitation from a host already in the country.
  • Visitors can get to Ethiopia from any international airport in the Central African Republic. There are international airports in Bangui and Bocaranga.
  • Ethiopian Airways, ASKY, RwandAir and Kenya Airways are some of the only carriers that fly from the Central African Republic to Ethiopia.
  • The estimated flight time from the Central African Republic to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia is 7 hours, 35 minutes.
  • The Predominant religion in Ethiopia is Christianity with denominations like Abrahamic, Ethiopian Orthodoxy, Pentay and Catholic. Aside from that, Islam and other indigenous religions are practised.
  • The climate in Ethiopia is mild and tropical, so it is relatively hot throughout the year. It is best to visit during the dry season which is between October and June.
  • There are two associated power socket and plug types in Ethiopia, which are type C and F. The standard supply voltage is 220 V, with a standard frequency of 50 Hz.
  • Ethiopian Birr (ETB) is the official currency used in Ethiopia. Visitors can exchange their foreign currencies at various banks and exchange outlets in the country.
  • Movement around in Ethiopia can be facilitated by buses, taxis, and trains.
  • The official language of Ethiopia is Amharic. However, Oromo is a more generally spoken language. Other languages spoken in the country include Arabic and English.
  • Ethiopia uses the East Africa Time (GMT+3). Ethiopia is two hours ahead of the Central African Republic.
  • Tourists are advised to budget about $47 to spend on daily expenses while in Ethiopia.
  • Some delicacies enjoyed in Ethiopia include injera (sourdough flatbread), tibs (sautéed meat chunks), shiro be kibbe (legume stew), berbere (typical spice blend) and kitfo (Ethiopian beef tartare).
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Guinea Bissau Guinea Bissau 90 days

Guinea-Bissau has a population of some 1,815,698 people and is known for its ancient Portuguese ruins, ultra-fresh seafood, and polyrhythmic musi...

  • Citizens of the Central African Republic can visit and stay in Guinea-Bissau for a duration of 90 days by applying for an e-visa.
  • Tourists from the Central African Republic can also gain entry into Guinea-Bissau by obtaining a visa on arrival online in a form of pre-enrolment and at one of the Guinea-Bissau diplomatic missions.
  • Prospective visitors travelling to Guinea-Bissau are required to have a passport valid for a minimum of 6 months from the date of arrival in Guinea-Bissau. The passport should have at least two blank pages for visa stamping.
  • Currency restriction for both local and foreign currencies is set at  XOF 2,000,000 or equivalent in cash; any amount exceeding that amount must be declared on arrival.
  • Travellers from CAR are to present a financial statement as evidence of sufficient funds to spend during their stay in Guinea-Bissau, as well as an onward or return ticket.
  • Central Africans travelling with pets must have a veterinarian certificate.
  • Tourists are expected to have proof of yellow fever vaccination before travelling to Guinea-Bissau.
  • Citizens of CAR should have proof of sufficient funds to spend while in Guinea-Bissau.
  • Also, travellers from CAR would show evidence of accommodation in Guinea-Bissau, which can be a hotel reservation.
  • Prospective visitors can get to Guinea-Bissau from any international airport in the Central African Republic. These international airports can be found in Antananarivo and Toamasina.
  • Air France, Tap Air Portugal, Kenya Airways, Royal Air Maroc and ASKY are some of the carriers that fly from the Central African Republic to Guinea-Bissau.
  • The estimated flight duration from the Central African Republic to Bissau, Guinea-Bissau is 11 hours, 10 minutes.
  • Guinea-Bissau is generally hot and humid, with a rainy season that lasts from mid-May to mid-November and a cooler dry season occupying the rest of the year.
  • The best time to visit Guinea Bissau is during the months of December and January, which have the lowest temperature, and it does not rain.
  • The official currency used in Guinea-Bissau is the West African CFA franc. This currency is also used by its neighbours in Senegal, Burkina Faso, Benin, Togo, Mali, Niger and Côte d'Ivoire. Visitors can exchange their foreign currency at various banks and exchange outlets in the country.
  • The official language in Guinea-Bissau is Portuguese. French is also widely spoken since it is surrounded by Francophone countries.
  • On average, tourists spend about $50 on expenses per day in Guinea-Bissau.
  • Intending visitors who are regarded as person-non-grata by the Government of Guinea-Bissau will not be allowed entry.
  • Guinea-Bissau uses the Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which puts CAR an hour ahead in time.
  • Islam is the most popular religion in Guinea-Bissau, with Muslims accounting for about 45% of the total population of the country. About 31% adhere to traditional African beliefs, while 22% of the country's population are Christians.
  • Movement in Guinea-Bissau is possible with taxis, car rental, trains, riverboats and ferries.
  • The power and socket plug used in Guinea-Bissau are of Type C. The standard voltage is 220 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.
  • Visitors are expected to be courteous and conscious of existing rules and customs as they go about their tourism-related activities.
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Kenya Kenya 90 days

Kenya is known for its over 30 million people, most spectacular wildlife and the second largest mountain in Africa.

  • Citizens of the Central African Republic can visit and stay in Kenya for up to 90 days by applying for an e-visa.
  • Tourists can also obtain a visa on arrival on entry into Kenya.
  • CAR passport holders are required to have a  passport valid for six months beyond the date of entry into Kenya.
  • Visitors are advised to leave at least 2 blank pages of their passport for entry and exit stamps.
  • Travellers with foreign currency over $10,000 will be required to declare it.
  • Central African minors hoping to travel to Kenya must show travel authorization from their parents or guardians.
  • Pets may enter Kenya via Jomo Kenyatta International Airport and must arrive as air cargo. Tourists with cats and dogs must have an Import Permit issued by Kenya and a good health certificate and rabies certificate issued in the Central African Republic.
  • A yellow fever vaccination certificate is required from nationals of the Central African Republic on arrival, they also however advised to be vaccinated against common illnesses before travelling.
  • Visitors are required to have a return or onward ticket and evidence of sufficient funds to spend during their stay in Kenya.
  • A detailed printed itinerary of your time in Kenya and a confirmation of accommodation during the stay, which can be a hotel reservation is needed.
  • Intending visitors can get to Kenya from any international airport in the Central African Republic. These airports can be found in Bangui and Bocaranga.
  • Kenya Airways is the main airline that flies from the Central African Republic to Kenya.
  • The estimated flight time from the Central African Republic to Nairobi, Kenya is 3 hours, 15 minutes.
  • The best times to visit Kenya is from July to September, during the country's dry season, which also coincides with the Great Migration of wildebeest and zebra.
  • Lions and Leopards are part of the landscape of the country which has made Kenya one of East Africa’s Favourite Safari destinations.
  • The Kenyan Shilling is the official currency of Kenya. Visitors with foreign currencies are advised to visit various banks and exchange outlets in the country.
  • The Bantu Swahili language and English serve as Kenya’s official languages but there are more speakers of Swahili than English in the country.
  • The predominant religion in Kenya is Christianity, Islam is the second-largest religion in Kenya, other faiths practised are Baha'i, Buddhism, Hinduism and traditional religions.
  • Wildlife safari is the soul of Kenya’s tourism with safe infrastructure like buses, jeep and light aircraft are put in place for the comfort of tourists exploring the country. 
  • Tourists are advised to budget about $50 to spend per day in Kenya.
  • Maasai Mara National Reserve, Amboseli National Reserve, Tsavo National Park, Samburu, Buffalo Springs, Shaba National Reserves, Lake Nakuru National Park and Lamu Island are some of the tourist attractions in Kenya. 
  • Kenya uses the East Africa Time zone (GMT+3). Kenya is 2 hours ahead of the Central African Republic.
  • The power and socket plug used in Kenya are of Type G. The standard voltage is 240 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.
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Macao Macao 90 days

Macao is known as the gambling capital of the world and the most densely populated region in the world,  has a population of  about 650,900.

  • For a period of 90 days, tourists from the Central African Republic can travel to Macao by obtaining a visa upon their arrival in Macao.
  • All visitors are required to present a passport valid for a minimum of 6 months from the date of arrival in Macao. The passport should have at least one blank page for visa stamping.
  • There is no restriction on the import and export of both the local currency as well as various foreign currencies.
  • Travellers are also required to provide proof of enough funds to spend during their stay in the country.
  • A detailed printed itinerary of your time in Macao and a confirmation of accommodation during the stay in the country, which can be in form of a hotel reservation or a letter of invitation from a host already in the country will be required.
  • Any firearm or attack tool is regarded as a weapon and requires a license issued by the Public Security Police.
  • Central African minors travelling to Macao must show travel authorization from their parents or guardians.
  • A yellow fever vaccination certificate is not required on entry into Macao, visitors are advised to get vaccinated against common illnesses before travelling.
  • Tourists from CAR with pets must have an import permit and must be accompanied by a Veterinary Health Certificate. Also, Cats and dogs must also be vaccinated against rabies, not less than 14 days and not more than one year prior to import.
  • Intending travellers can get to Macao from international airports in the Central African Republic. There are international airports in Bangui and Bocaranga.
  • Kenya Airways, Qatar Airways, Air Macau and China Southern are some of the carriers that fly from the Central African Republic to Macao.
  • The estimated flight time from the Central African Republic to Macau, Macao is 1 day, 1 hours.
  • The official currency in Macao is the Macanese Pataca, most of the money in circulation in the Region is actually Hong Kong dollars. Visitors are advised to exchange their foreign currencies at banks and other exchange outlets in the country.
  • The official languages in Macao are Chinese (Cantonese) and Portuguese. Macao uses to be a former colony of Portugal.
  • Macao Maritime Museum, Macao Tower, Grand Resort Deck and The House of Dancing Water are some of the centres of attraction in Macao.
  • Portuguese egg tart, pork chop bun, mashed potatoes, Portuguese seafood rice, serradura,  and prawn tartar are special delicacies in Macao.
  • Macao has a subtropical climate, with very mild winters and hot, rainy, and muggy summers. Spring in Macao is from March to May, Summer starts in June and ends with August, autumn lasts from September to November, and Winter in Macao is from December to February.
  • Tourists travelling to Macao are to budget about HKD 1000 for expenses while in the country.
  • Visitors can move around in Macao with minibuses, taxis, boats and planes.
  • Macao uses the China Standard Time (GMT+8), which puts Macao seven hours ahead of the Central African Republic.
  • The power and socket plug used in Macao are of Type G. The standard voltage is 220 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.
  • Tourists are advised to exercise caution when in congested areas and pay particular attention to personal belongings while in crowded areas and while travelling on public transportation.
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Madagascar Madagascar 90 days

The Republic of Madagascar, has its capital as Antananarivo. It is a home to about 26,641,187 people and more than half of its wildlife is not found a...

  • For a duration of 90 days, nationals of the Central African Republic can travel to Madagascar by applying for an e-visa.
  • Tourists from the Central African Republic can also obtain a visa on arrival on entry into Madagascar.
  • Intending visitors must possess a passport valid for 6 months after entry into Madagascar. Passport must have three blank pages for visa stamping.
  • Central Africans can import and export Madagascar’s local currency up to MGA 400,000, and that of foreign currencies is unlimited, however, amounts exceeding the equivalent of EUR 7,500 must be declared.
  • Tourists travelling to Madagascar must provide proof of a confirmed means of accommodation for their entire stay in Madagascar. This could be in the form of a hotel reservation or a sponsor letter from a host living in Madagascar.
  • Travellers with arms and ammunition require an Import Permit issued by the Ministere De l'interieur et de la decentralisation.
  • Visitors from the Central African Republic are required to have a return or onward ticket and proof of enough funds to spend during their stay, which could be a recent bank statement.
  • Tourists travelling with pets must obtain an import permit for the pet prior to entering Madagascar and the pet must be vaccinated for rabies and various other diseases between 30 days and 12 months of entry.
  • A yellow fever vaccination certificate is not required when entering Madagascar. Visitors are advised to be vaccinated against common illnesses before travel.
  • Intending visitors hoping to travel to Madagascar can do so from any international airport in Kenya Airways is the major airline that flies from the Central African Republic to Madagascar.
  • The estimated flight time from the Central African Republic to Antananarivo, Madagascar is 8 hours, 50 minutes.
  • Malagasy Ariary is the official currency used in Madagascar. However, visitors can exchange their foreign currency at various banks and exchange outlets in the country.
  • The climate of Madagascar is subtropical. It has two seasons, which are a hot and rainy season from November to April and a cool and dry season from May to October.
  • Malagasy and French serve as the two official and most spoken languages of Madagascar.
  • Little over 50% of the entire population of Madagascar practice indigenous religions. They worship a supreme being called Andriamanitra. However, Christians make up 41%, of the population.
  • Andasibe-Mantadia National Park, Isalo National Park, Avenue of the Baobabs and Ranomafana National Park are some of the sites tourists can visit during their stay in Madagascar.
  • Tourists travelling to Madagascar are to budget about $48 to spend per day on expenses.
  • Visitors can move around Madagascar with buses, taxis, car rental. 
  • Madagascar makes use of East Africa Time (GMT+3), which puts Madagascar two hours ahead of the Central African Republic.
  • Foza sy hena-kisoa, Ramazava and Vary amid'anana are special delicacies enjoiyed in Madagascar.
  • The power and socket plug used in Cambodia is of Type C and E. The standard voltage is 220 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.
  • Civil unrest, such as protests, is common in Madagascar. Visitors are advised to be vigilant in the vicinity of downtown Antananarivo especially near government buildings, the national stadium, and historical monuments, where violent incidents have occurred.
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Maldives Maldives 30 days

The Maldives has about 446,513 inhabitants. It consists of 26 atolls which are made up of 1192 Coral islands and is also known as the "Hundred Thousan...

  • Central African Republic passport holders can travel to the Maldives for a duration of 30 days by obtaining a visa on arrival on entry into the Maldives.
  • Tourists can extend their stay duration by applying for an extension at the  Department of Immigration and Emigration before their visa on arrival expires.
  • Intending visitors must have a passport valid for at least 6 months from the expected date of departure from the Maldives. The passport should have at least one blank page for visa stamping.
  • The public practices of any other religion are prohibited because no other religion other than Islam is allowed in the Maldives.
  • Central Africans minors hoping to travel to the Maldives must possess travel authorization from their parents or guardians.
  • Travellers with pets must have a health certificate and have received a rabies vaccination at least 30 days prior to entering the country.
  • The Central African Republic citizens are required to have a return or onward ticket as well as proof of enough funds to spend during their stay in the Maldives.
  • Although a yellow fever vaccination certificate is not required when entering the Maldives, visitors are advised to be vaccinated against common illnesses before travel.
  • Tourists from the CAR are to show proof of accommodation when in the Maldives, which can be a hotel reservation or an invitation from a host already in the country.
  • Intending visitors can travel to the Maldives from international airports in the Central African Republic. There is an international airport in Bangui and Bocaranga.
  • Kenya Airways, Oman Air, Qatar Airways and flydubai are some of the carriers that fly from the Central African Republic to the Maldives.
  • The estimated flight time from the Central African Republic to Male, Maldives is 17 hours, 50 minutes.
  • The Maldives has a hot tropical climate. There are two monsoons, the southwest which is from May to October and the northeast from November to April. Generally, the southwest brings more wind and rain in June and July.
  • The official and most spoken language in the Maldives is Dhivehi. However, English and Arabic are common languages being spoken by citizens of the country.
  • Islam is the official and acceptable religion in the Maldives, all citizens must be Muslims, and the practice of any other religion other than Islam is forbidden.
  • Importation of religious materials offensive to Islam, idols (for worship), pornographic material, narcotics and psychotropic substances are also prohibited.
  • The Maldivian Rufiyaa is the official currency used in the Maldives. Tourists can exchange their foreign currencies at various banks and other exchange outlets in the country.
  • Transportation in the Maldives can be facilitated by taxis, buses, ferries and seaplanes.
  • Maldives makes use of Maldives Time (GMT+5), which puts the Maldives four hours ahead of the Central African Republic.
  • Garudhiya, mas huni and fihunu mas are some of the delicacies tourists can try while in the Maldives.
  • Visitors travelling to the Maldives can budget an average of $50 to spend on expenses per day.
  • The power and socket plug used in the Maldives are of type D and G. The standard voltage is 230 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.
  • Tourists are advised to follow the instructions of local authorities and also monitor local news broadcasts.
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Mauritius Mauritius 90 days

Mauritius, officially known as the republic of Mauritius, is a volcanic Island located in the Indian ocean off the southeast of the continent Africa....

  • For a period of 90 days, Tourists from the Central African Republic can travel to Mauritius by obtaining a visa on arrival at Nouakchott–Oumtounsy International Airport.
  • All visitors need to have a passport valid for at least 6 months at the time of entry into Mauritius. The passport should have at least one blank page for visa stamping.
  • The import and export of the local currency (Mauritian Rupee) and foreign currencies which amounts exceed MUR 500,000 or equivalent in foreign currencies must be declared before entry into the country.
  • Tourists with arms and ammunition will require a Police permit, issued prior to arrival. Citizens of CAR are allowed to import, without paying duties or taxes, one sporting fire-arm.
  • Travellers from the Central African Republic are required to have a return or onward ticket and proof of sufficient funds to spend during their stay in Mauritius.
  • Confirmation of accommodation during their stay in Mauritius which could be a hotel reservation is also required or a letter from a host already living in the country.
  • Although a yellow fever vaccination certificate is not required from citizens of the Central African Republic on arrival in Mauritius, visitors are advised to be vaccinated against common illness before travelling to Mauritius.
  • Central Africans with pets will need an import permit from the Veterinary Service of Ministry of Agro-Industry and Food Security, obtained in advance and a sanitary certificate from Madagascar.
  • Intending visitors can get to Mauritius from any international airport in the Central African Republic. There are international airports in Bangui and Bocaranga.
  • Kenya Airways, South African Airways and Emirates are some of the carriers that fly from the Central African Republic to Mauritius.
  • The estimated flight duration from the Central African Republic to Port Louis, Mauritius is 9 hour, 10 minutes.
  • Hinduism is the major religion in Mauritius, with about half of the entire population practising the religion. Christianity, Islam Buddhism are other religions present in the country.
  • Mauritius has a mild tropical maritime climate throughout the year. The country has two seasons, which are a warm humid summer from November to April and a relatively cool dry winter from June to September, which is the best time to travel.
  • The Mauritian Rupee is the official and only currency used in Mauritius. Visitors can exchange their foreign currencies at various bank and exchange outlets in the country.
  • Mauritius is a multilingual country with no official language. Citizens speak various languages ranging from English, French, Mauritian Creole, French-based Creole, and ethnic languages such as Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, Marathi, Urdu and Tamil or Mandarin.
  • Popular delicacies in Mauritius are dholl pori,  dim sum, daube de poulet and bol renverse.
  • Tourists are advised to budget about $68 for daily expenses for their stay in Mauritius.
  • In Mauritius, the power plugs and sockets are of type C and G. The standard voltage is 230 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.
  • Mauritius uses Mauritius Standard Time (GMT+4). Mauritius is three hours ahead of the Central African Republic.
  • Transportation in Mauritius can be done through buses, car rentals, taxis, trains etc.
  • Tourists are advised to follow the instructions of local authorities and also monitor local news broadcasts while in the country.
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Mozambique Mozambique 30 days

Mozambique is home to over 19 million people, the best colonial era architecture and the famous Peri Peri Chicken dish.

  • Travellers from the Central African Republic can travel to Mozambique by obtaining a visa on arrival at the various international airport, land border posts and from one of the Mozambican diplomatic missions.
  • This visa on arrival enables them to stay for up to 30 days. The visa on arrival costs $50.
  • Intending visitors are required to have a passport valid for at least 6 months beyond the date of arrival in Mozambique. The passport should have at least two blank pages for visa stamping.
  • There is no restriction on the importation of foreign currency if declared on arrival.
  • Importation and exportation of the Mozambican Metical, which is the country’s currency, is highly prohibited.
  • Visitors will need to show evidence of accommodation, which can be in the form of a hotel reservation or letter from a host already in the country will be required.
  • Citizens of the CAR are also required to have a return or onward ticket as well as proof of enough funds to spend during their stay in Mozambique.
  • Central African minors must show a copy of their birth certificate and travel authorization from their parents or guardians.
  • A certificate of yellow fever vaccination is not required from nationals of the CAR. They are advised to be vaccinated against common illnesses before travelling to Mozambique.
  • Intending tourists can get to Mozambique from any international airport in the Central African Republic. There are international airports in Bangui and Bocaranga.
  • Kenya Airways, RwandAir, South African Airways and Ethiopian Airlines are some of the carriers that fly from the Central African Republic to Mozambique.
  • The estimated flight time from the Central African Republic to Maputo, Mozambique is 17 hours, 30 minutes.
  • Mozambique has a warm and tropical climate. The country has two distinct seasons. A rainy, humid and very hot summer which is from October to April, and from June to October is the dry and cooler season.
  • The Mozambican Metical is the official currency of Mozambique. Visitors can, however, exchange their foreign currency at various banks and exchange outlets in the country.
  • The official language of Mozambique is Portuguese. It is also the most spoken. However, there are over 40 other indigenous languages spoken in the country.
  • Christianity is the prominent religion in Mozambique, with about 50% of the entire population. Islam, Buddhism and Baha'i faith are a minority religion in the country.
  • Seafood forms a large part of the local diet in Mozambique as it is abundant and cheap.
  • Tourists travelling to Mozambique are advised to budget about $48 for daily expenses.
  • Visitors can move around in Mozambique with minibuses, taxis, boats, trains and planes.
  • The Time zone in Mozambique is Central Africa Time(GMT+2), which puts Mozambique an hour ahead in time.
  • The power and socket plug used in Mozambique are of Type C, F and M. The standard voltage is 220 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.
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Namibia Namibia 30 days

Namibia is known for its 2.5 million people, the highest sand dunes and the largest canyon in Africa.

  • Travellers from the Central African Republic can only gain entry into Namibia by obtaining a visa on arrival Hosea Kutako International Airport or Walvis Bay Airport.
  • This visa on arrival allows tourists to stay in Namibia for a duration of 90 days and costs about N$1000.
  • Intending visitors are required to possess a passport valid for a minimum of 6 months from the date of arrival in Namibia. The passport should have at least one blank page for visa stamping.
  • Travellers with amounts exceeding NAD 50,000 will be required to declare it on arrival and departure.
  • A detailed printed itinerary of your time in Namibia and proof of enough funds to spend during your stay in the country, which could be a recent bank statement.
  • Although a yellow fever vaccination certificate is not required from Central Africans on arrival into Namibia, visitors are advised to be vaccinated against common illnesses before travelling to the country.
  • Nationals of the CAR are required to provide evidence of a confirmed means of accommodation for their entire stay in Namibia. This could be in the form of a hotel reservation or a sponsor letter from a host living in the country.
  • Visitors with pets will require an import permit, veterinary health certificate and a rabies vaccination given at least 30 days and at most 12 months before arrival.
  • Tourists with arms and ammunition must obtain a permit. The import permit will be issued on arrival at Hosea Kutako International Airport after verification and approval by the Namibian Police Force Officer.
  • Intending visitors can get to Namibia from international airports in the Central African Republic. There are international airports in Bangui and Bocaranga.
  • Kenya Airways, Air Namibia, South African Airways and ASKY are some of the carriers that fly from the Central African Republic to Namibia.
  • The estimated flight duration from the Central African Republic to Windhoek, Namibia is 16 hours, 45 minutes.
  • Namibia has a subtropical desert climate, with two distinct climates. From June to September is winter in Namibia and summer is from November to April.
  • Afrikaans, German and English enjoys equal status as official languages in Namibia. There are about 30 other indigenous languages being spoken in Namibia.
  • Movements in Namibia can be facilitated by car rentals and taxis.
  • Christianity is the most widespread religion in Namibia, with about 90% of the entire population. The Islam religion is also quite prominent.
  • Namibia makes use of the Central Africa Time (GMT+2). Namibia is an hour ahead of the CAR.
  • The Namibian Dollar and South African Rand are the currencies used in Namibia. Tourists can exchange their foreign currencies at banks and other exchange outlets in the country.
  • Etosha National Park, Fish River Canyon, Sossusvlei and Cape Cross are some of the tourist destinations in Namibia visitors can visit.
  • Tourists travelling to Namibia can budget an average of $60 to spend on expenses per day.
  • The power and socket plug used in Namibia are of type D and M. The standard voltage is 220 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.
  • Biltong, potjiekos, kapana and fat cakes and mopane worms are some of the delicacies tourists can try while in Namibia.
  • Tourists are advised to follow the instructions of local authorities and also monitor local news broadcasts.
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Palau Palau 30 days

Palau is populated with over 22,102 people. Palau is known for its famous Rock island, waterfalls, beautiful beaches and clear blue waters. Palau is a...

  • Nationals of the Central African Republic can visit Palau by obtaining a visa on arrival at any international airport in Palau.
  • This visa on arrival enables tourists to stay in Palau for a duration of 30 days.
  • Travellers from CAR who wish to stay beyond the 30-day validity are to apply for an extension at the immigration department in Palau.
  • Intending visitors are required to have a passport valid for a minimum of 6 months from the date of arrival in Palau. The passport should have at least one blank page for stamping.
  • On entry and exit, Visitors with amounts of over 10,000 USD must declare it.
  • Tourists are required to pay a $20 departure tax and a $30 green fee ($50 total) per person when leaving Palau.
  • Central Africans below the age of 18 must show travel authorization from their parents or guardians. 
  • Travellers to Palau must provide evidence of a confirmed means of accommodation for their entire stay in Palau, which could be in the form of a hotel reservation or a sponsor letter from a host living in Palau.
  • CAR passport holders are also required to provide proof of enough funds to spend during their stay in the country.
  • Prospecting visitors can get to Palau from any international airport in the Central African Republic. There are international airports in Bangui and Bocaranga.
  • Royal Air Maroc, Air France, Korean Air, Turkish Airlines and Tap Air Portugal are some of the carriers that fly from the Central African Republic to Palau.
  • The estimated flight duration from the Central African Republic to Ngerulmud, Palau is 1 day, 8 hours.
  • The United States Dollar is the official currency used in Palau. Visitors are advised to exchange their foreign currencies at banks and other exchange outlets.
  • Palauan and English are the official languages in Palau. Majority of the population speaks both languages fluently. Tagalog and Japanese are also well-spoken languages in the country.
  • Christianity is the most prominent religion in Palau, particularly Roman Catholicism, with about 46% of the entire population. Christian denominations like Seventh-day Adventist and Jehovah’s witness are also present in Palau. Other religions like Buddhism, Baha’i faith and Hinduism make up the minority religion.
  • Palau has a tropical rainforest climate with heavy rainfall throughout the year. The dry season is from December to April, and the rainy season is from April to December. The best time to visit Palau is from February to April since it has the least rainfall and sunny period of the year.
  • Some special delicacies tourists can try in Palau are broiled fish (Palauan style), tinola and ulkoy.
  • Visitors can move around in Palau with minibuses, taxis, tour buses and car rentals.
  • Palau uses the Palau time (GMT+9), which puts Palau is eight hours ahead of the Central African Republic.
  • Some tourist destination Burkinabes can visit while in Palau include Rock island, Koror and Peleliu.
  • The power and socket plug used in Palau are of Type A and B. The standard voltage is 120 V and the standard frequency is 60 Hz.
  • Visitors are advised to be careful as they go about their tourist-related activities.
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E-visa countries for Central Africans

Flag Country Name Stay Duration Country Description Entry Requirements
Bolivia Bolivia 90 days

Bolivia is a country of some 11 million people popular for its ancient Andean ruins, its thick jungles, and for having "zebras" control traffic.

  • Citizens of Central African Republic can visit Bolivia for a duration of 90 days by applying for an e-visa.
  • Central Africans can also obtain a visa upon on arrival at a Bolivian embassy or consulate and upon their arrival in Bolivia. This visa only allows for a single entry into Bolivia.
  • Visitors to Bolivia are required to have a passport valid for a minimum period of 6 months from the date of departure from Bolivia.
  • On entry and exit from Bolivia, tourists with amounts above USD 10,000 will have to fill the declaration form.
  • Travellers with amounts over USD 50,000 or equivalent, registration at the Central Bank of Bolivia is required.
  • An airport tax of  BOB 190 will be imposed on tourists when exiting Bolivia.
  • Central African minors planning to enter the country must show travel authorization from their parents or guardians.
  • Tourists will also be required to provide proof of accommodation in Bolivia which could be a hotel reservation.
  • Travellers from Central African Republic with arms and ammunition will have to obtain a permit, granted by the Bolivian Ministry of Defense.
  • A copy of your latest bank statement will be required to show proof of sufficient funds to spend during your stay in Bolivia.
  • Nationals of CAR with pets (birds, cats and dogs) must be accompanied by a good health certificate issued by a government official authority in Central African Republic.
  • A yellow fever vaccination certificate is not required from the citizens of Central African Republic, they are however advised to get vaccinated against common illnesses before travelling.
  • A detailed printed itinerary of your time in Bolivia will be required.
  • Prospective visitors hoping to travel to Bolivia can do so from any international airport in Central African Republic. There are international airports in Bangui and Bocaranga.
  • Some of the airlines that fly from Central African Republic to Bolivia include Kenya Airways, Air Europa, Amaszonas, and Air France.
  • The estimated flight time from Central African Republic to Sucre, Bolivia is 1 day, 12 hours.
  • The largest religion in Bolivia is Christianity, with Roman Catholicism being the largest denomination. Indigenous Bolivians have blended Catholicism and their traditional religious beliefs.
  • Spanish is the official language of Bolivia, although there are other indigenous languages which include Aymara, Chiquitano, Chiriguano and Guyana.
  • The food in Bolivia consists mainly of meat, potatoes, corn pancakes, rice, eggs, and vegetables. Local specialities include pique a lo macho, grilled beef and sausage, lechón, suckling pig and cuy, whole roasted guinea pig, etc.
  • The official currency used in Bolivia is the Bolivian Boliviano. Although the US Dollar can be used at big stores in major cities. Visitors can exchange their foreign currency at various banks and exchange outlets in the country.
  • The temperature in Bolivia is determined by the altitude as well as the season, with highland areas such as La Paz, Lake Titicaca, Potosi and Uyuni generally cool and extremely cold at night. Despite the cold weather, Bolivia's dry season is the most popular time of the year to travel.
  • Visitors can move around in Bolivia with minibuses, trufis and cabs.
  • Tourists are advised to budget about $30 per day pon expenses.
  • Salar de Uyuni, Tiwanaku, Lake Titicaca and Reserva Eduardo Avaroa are some of the tourist sites in Bolivia, Nigerians should visit.
  • The timezone in Bolivia is (GMT -4), which puts the Central African Republic five hours ahead of Bolivia.
  • The power and socket plug used in Bolivia are of Type A and C. The standard voltage is between 220-230 V and the standard frequency is 50-60 Hz.
  • Bolivia is home to an interesting, unique and fascinating culture and history. 
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Cambodia Cambodia 30 days

Cambodia is a country of over 16.01 million people known for being the home of the largest religious monument in the world, for its warm culture, and...

  • Tourists from the Central African Republic can travel to Cambodia for a period of 30 days by applying for an e-visa.
  • This e-visa cost $30 and it takes about 5 days to process.
  • Citizens of the Central African Republic can also gain entry into Cambodia through Phnom Penh and Siem Reap International Airports, Thailand land borders, and also from Vietnam land border.
  • Visitors from CAR can obtain a visa on arrival at any of these international airports or land borders mentioned above.
  • Travellers can extend their stay once by a month, by applying at the Immigration Department. However, overstaying the visa duration will attract a fine.
  • Intending visitors are required to have a passport valid for 6 months beyond their stay in Cambodia. The passport must have one blank page for visa stamping.
  • The importation of the local currency is prohibited in Cambodia. Visitors with foreign currency above $10,000 will have to fill the declaration form.
  • The export of the local currency is also prohibited. When exiting Cambodia, the amount declared at Customs on arrival will be taken out in foreign currency, not local currency. 
  • Confirmation of accommodation during their stay in Cambodia is needed which can be a hotel reservation or a letter from a host already in the country.
  • Tourist that wants to import arms and ammunition must have a valid license from the Ministry of Interior or Ministry of National Defense and import permit from the General Department of Customs and Excise.
  • Central Africans will be required to have a return or onward ticket and evidence of enough funds to sustain them their entire stay in the country.
  • Visitors with pets (dogs or cats) must be accompanied by Veterinarian Good Health and Rabies Inoculation Certificate issued in CAR.
  • Intending visitors hoping to travel to Cambodia can do so from any international airport in the Central African Republic. There are international airports in Bangui and Bocaranga.
  • Some of the airlines that fly from the Central African Republic to Cambodia include Kenya Airways, Bangkok Airways, THAI and Emirates Airways.
  • The estimated flight duration from the Central African Republic to Phnom Penh, Cambodia is 20 hours, 25 minutes.
  • Cambodia has a tropical climate with warm weather all through the year. There are two seasons, The northeast monsoon season which runs from December through April, bringing sunny, dry weather, especially in January and February.
  • Cambodian Riel is the official currency of Cambodia. The US Dollar can be used at big stores in major cities. Visitors can exchange their foreign currency at various bank and exchange outlets in the country.
  • Tourists can budget between $30 to $40 to cater for daily expenses in Cambodia.
  • The official religion in Cambodia is Buddhism. Approximately 97% of Cambodia's population practises it. Islam, Christianity, and tribal animism make up the bulk of the small remainder.
  • Cambodia has a tropical climate with warm weather all through the year. There are two seasons, The northeast monsoon season which runs from December through April, bringing sunny, dry weather, especially in January and February.
  • The official language of Cambodia is Khmer, which is spoken by majorly all the citizens of Cambodia.
  • Visitors can move around in Cambodia with buses, taxis and car rental. 
  • Kroeung, kampot, hu tiue and prahok are some of the dishes enjoyed in Cambodia.
  • Cambodia makes use of the Indochina Time (GMT+7), which puts it six hours ahead of the Central African Republic.
  • The power and socket plug used in Cambodia is of Type A, C and G. The standard voltage is 230 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.
  • Visitors are to be careful and avoid asking the locals controversial questions like topics about war, politics, the problem in the mines, or any other questions that might trigger bad memories.
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Comoros Comoros 45 days

Comoros is a country in East Africa with a population of less than a million where a wedding can last up to three weeks.

  • For a period of 45 days, citizens of the Central African Republic can travel to Comoros without needing a visa.
  • These visitors can also obtain a visa upon their arrival at any airport and land borders in Comoros. 
  • The visa on arrival costs about $33.
  • Intending visitors will also be required to possess a valid passport for at least 6 months beyond the date of entry into Comoros. The passport should have at least one blank page for visa stamping.
  • Confirmation of accommodation during their stay in Comoros is needed which can be a hotel reservation or a letter from the host in the country.
  • Tourists are required to have a return or onward ticket. They also will need to provide evidence of enough funds to spend during their stay in Comoros.
  • Travellers from CAR visiting with pets must have a health certificate and proof of rabies vaccination.
  • Proof of yellow fever vaccination is not required of visitors from CAR. They are advised to be vaccinated against common illnesses.
  • Central African minors travelling to Comoros must possess travel authorization from their parents or guardians.
  • Prospective visitors can get to Comoros from international airports in the Central African Republic. There are international airports in Bangui and Bocaranga.
  • Kenya Airways and Air Austral are some of the carriers that fly from the Central African Republic to Comoros.
  • The estimated flight duration from the Central African Republic to Moroni, Comoros is 7 hour, 25 minutes.
  • Comoros has a tropical climate, with a hot and rainy season running from December to April, and a relatively cool and dry season from May to November.
  • The best time to visit Comoros is during the dry season months of May to September when the weather is cooler and pleasant enough to relax on the beaches. 
  • Comorian, French, and Arabic are the official languages in Comoros. Comorian is by far the most spoken language in the country. There are other minor languages spoken by small groups of people throughout the country.
  • Langouste a la Vanille (lobster boiled in a rich vanilla sauce), Mkatra foutra (fried unleavened bread made with coconut water) and Pilaou (highly-spiced meat and rice dish) are some of the delicacies tourist can try out while in Comoros.
  • Getting around in Comoros is possible with the various public means of transportation available, this includes shared taxis, car rentals, buses, boats, and domestic flights. 
  • Comoros is home to diverse religious demography, however, Islam is currently the most practised religion in Comoros with about 99% of the entire population.
  • Comoros makes use of East Africa Time ( GMT+3). Comoros is two hours ahead of the Central African Republic.
  • Type C and E are the power and socket plug types used in Comoros. The standard voltage is 220 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.
  • Comorian Franc is the currency used in Comoros. Tourists can exchange their foreign currencies at banks and other exchange outlets in the country.
  • Visitors are to avoid demonstrations, large gatherings and any political rallies while in the country. Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate into violence.
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Ethiopia Ethiopia 90 days

Ethiopia is the second-most populous nation in Africa, full of vibrant and colourful festivals and is home to the first cup of coffee.

  • Tourists from the Central African Republic can stay in Ethiopia by either applying for an e-visa or obtaining a visa on arrival only at the Addis Ababa Bole International Airport.
  • There are two different types of e-visa to be purchased. Central Africans visiting on a single-entry visa can stay up to three months while those visiting on a multiple entry visa allow for six months visiting period. 
  • Prospective visitors will also be required to have a passport valid for six months from the arrival date in Ethiopia, with at least two blank pages.
  • Nationals of CAR are required to have a return or onward ticket, a copy of air ticket or itinerary, proof of sufficient funds to spend during their stay, preferably a bank statement.
  • Central African minors travelling to Ethiopia must either be accompanied by a parent or guardian or apply for the unaccompanied minors form.
  • Visitors to Ethiopia with pets must have an advanced authorization from the Ministry of Agriculture, a proof of current rabies vaccination and a health certificate that has been issued by a licensed veterinarian within 10 days of transport. 
  • The importation of Firearms and bullets are prohibited. An Import license is needed for the importation hunting guns.
  • Tourists travelling from CAR are also required to show evidence of yellow fever vaccination. Visitors are however advised to be vaccinated for common illness 10 days before entering Ethiopia.
  • Citizens of CAR will be required to show evidence of accommodation during the stay in Ethiopia, which can be a hotel reservation or an invitation from a host already in the country.
  • Visitors can get to Ethiopia from any international airport in the Central African Republic. There are international airports in Bangui and Bocaranga.
  • Ethiopian Airways, ASKY, RwandAir and Kenya Airways are some of the only carriers that fly from the Central African Republic to Ethiopia.
  • The estimated flight time from the Central African Republic to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia is 7 hours, 35 minutes.
  • The Predominant religion in Ethiopia is Christianity with denominations like Abrahamic, Ethiopian Orthodoxy, Pentay and Catholic. Aside from that, Islam and other indigenous religions are practised.
  • The climate in Ethiopia is mild and tropical, so it is relatively hot throughout the year. It is best to visit during the dry season which is between October and June.
  • There are two associated power socket and plug types in Ethiopia, which are type C and F. The standard supply voltage is 220 V, with a standard frequency of 50 Hz.
  • Ethiopian Birr (ETB) is the official currency used in Ethiopia. Visitors can exchange their foreign currencies at various banks and exchange outlets in the country.
  • Movement around in Ethiopia can be facilitated by buses, taxis, and trains.
  • The official language of Ethiopia is Amharic. However, Oromo is a more generally spoken language. Other languages spoken in the country include Arabic and English.
  • Ethiopia uses the East Africa Time (GMT+3). Ethiopia is two hours ahead of the Central African Republic.
  • Tourists are advised to budget about $47 to spend on daily expenses while in Ethiopia.
  • Some delicacies enjoyed in Ethiopia include injera (sourdough flatbread), tibs (sautéed meat chunks), shiro be kibbe (legume stew), berbere (typical spice blend) and kitfo (Ethiopian beef tartare).
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Guinea Bissau Guinea Bissau 90 days

Guinea-Bissau has a population of some 1,815,698 people and is known for its ancient Portuguese ruins, ultra-fresh seafood, and polyrhythmic musi...

  • Citizens of the Central African Republic can visit and stay in Guinea-Bissau for a duration of 90 days by applying for an e-visa.
  • Tourists from the Central African Republic can also gain entry into Guinea-Bissau by obtaining a visa on arrival online in a form of pre-enrolment and at one of the Guinea-Bissau diplomatic missions.
  • Prospective visitors travelling to Guinea-Bissau are required to have a passport valid for a minimum of 6 months from the date of arrival in Guinea-Bissau. The passport should have at least two blank pages for visa stamping.
  • Currency restriction for both local and foreign currencies is set at  XOF 2,000,000 or equivalent in cash; any amount exceeding that amount must be declared on arrival.
  • Travellers from CAR are to present a financial statement as evidence of sufficient funds to spend during their stay in Guinea-Bissau, as well as an onward or return ticket.
  • Central Africans travelling with pets must have a veterinarian certificate.
  • Tourists are expected to have proof of yellow fever vaccination before travelling to Guinea-Bissau.
  • Citizens of CAR should have proof of sufficient funds to spend while in Guinea-Bissau.
  • Also, travellers from CAR would show evidence of accommodation in Guinea-Bissau, which can be a hotel reservation.
  • Prospective visitors can get to Guinea-Bissau from any international airport in the Central African Republic. These international airports can be found in Antananarivo and Toamasina.
  • Air France, Tap Air Portugal, Kenya Airways, Royal Air Maroc and ASKY are some of the carriers that fly from the Central African Republic to Guinea-Bissau.
  • The estimated flight duration from the Central African Republic to Bissau, Guinea-Bissau is 11 hours, 10 minutes.
  • Guinea-Bissau is generally hot and humid, with a rainy season that lasts from mid-May to mid-November and a cooler dry season occupying the rest of the year.
  • The best time to visit Guinea Bissau is during the months of December and January, which have the lowest temperature, and it does not rain.
  • The official currency used in Guinea-Bissau is the West African CFA franc. This currency is also used by its neighbours in Senegal, Burkina Faso, Benin, Togo, Mali, Niger and Côte d'Ivoire. Visitors can exchange their foreign currency at various banks and exchange outlets in the country.
  • The official language in Guinea-Bissau is Portuguese. French is also widely spoken since it is surrounded by Francophone countries.
  • On average, tourists spend about $50 on expenses per day in Guinea-Bissau.
  • Intending visitors who are regarded as person-non-grata by the Government of Guinea-Bissau will not be allowed entry.
  • Guinea-Bissau uses the Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which puts CAR an hour ahead in time.
  • Islam is the most popular religion in Guinea-Bissau, with Muslims accounting for about 45% of the total population of the country. About 31% adhere to traditional African beliefs, while 22% of the country's population are Christians.
  • Movement in Guinea-Bissau is possible with taxis, car rental, trains, riverboats and ferries.
  • The power and socket plug used in Guinea-Bissau are of Type C. The standard voltage is 220 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.
  • Visitors are expected to be courteous and conscious of existing rules and customs as they go about their tourism-related activities.
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Kenya Kenya 90 days

Kenya is known for its over 30 million people, most spectacular wildlife and the second largest mountain in Africa.

  • Citizens of the Central African Republic can visit and stay in Kenya for up to 90 days by applying for an e-visa.
  • Tourists can also obtain a visa on arrival on entry into Kenya.
  • CAR passport holders are required to have a  passport valid for six months beyond the date of entry into Kenya.
  • Visitors are advised to leave at least 2 blank pages of their passport for entry and exit stamps.
  • Travellers with foreign currency over $10,000 will be required to declare it.
  • Central African minors hoping to travel to Kenya must show travel authorization from their parents or guardians.
  • Pets may enter Kenya via Jomo Kenyatta International Airport and must arrive as air cargo. Tourists with cats and dogs must have an Import Permit issued by Kenya and a good health certificate and rabies certificate issued in the Central African Republic.
  • A yellow fever vaccination certificate is required from nationals of the Central African Republic on arrival, they also however advised to be vaccinated against common illnesses before travelling.
  • Visitors are required to have a return or onward ticket and evidence of sufficient funds to spend during their stay in Kenya.
  • A detailed printed itinerary of your time in Kenya and a confirmation of accommodation during the stay, which can be a hotel reservation is needed.
  • Intending visitors can get to Kenya from any international airport in the Central African Republic. These airports can be found in Bangui and Bocaranga.
  • Kenya Airways is the main airline that flies from the Central African Republic to Kenya.
  • The estimated flight time from the Central African Republic to Nairobi, Kenya is 3 hours, 15 minutes.
  • The best times to visit Kenya is from July to September, during the country's dry season, which also coincides with the Great Migration of wildebeest and zebra.
  • Lions and Leopards are part of the landscape of the country which has made Kenya one of East Africa’s Favourite Safari destinations.
  • The Kenyan Shilling is the official currency of Kenya. Visitors with foreign currencies are advised to visit various banks and exchange outlets in the country.
  • The Bantu Swahili language and English serve as Kenya’s official languages but there are more speakers of Swahili than English in the country.
  • The predominant religion in Kenya is Christianity, Islam is the second-largest religion in Kenya, other faiths practised are Baha'i, Buddhism, Hinduism and traditional religions.
  • Wildlife safari is the soul of Kenya’s tourism with safe infrastructure like buses, jeep and light aircraft are put in place for the comfort of tourists exploring the country. 
  • Tourists are advised to budget about $50 to spend per day in Kenya.
  • Maasai Mara National Reserve, Amboseli National Reserve, Tsavo National Park, Samburu, Buffalo Springs, Shaba National Reserves, Lake Nakuru National Park and Lamu Island are some of the tourist attractions in Kenya. 
  • Kenya uses the East Africa Time zone (GMT+3). Kenya is 2 hours ahead of the Central African Republic.
  • The power and socket plug used in Kenya are of Type G. The standard voltage is 240 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.
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Madagascar Madagascar 90 days

The Republic of Madagascar, has its capital as Antananarivo. It is a home to about 26,641,187 people and more than half of its wildlife is not found a...

  • For a duration of 90 days, nationals of the Central African Republic can travel to Madagascar by applying for an e-visa.
  • Tourists from the Central African Republic can also obtain a visa on arrival on entry into Madagascar.
  • Intending visitors must possess a passport valid for 6 months after entry into Madagascar. Passport must have three blank pages for visa stamping.
  • Central Africans can import and export Madagascar’s local currency up to MGA 400,000, and that of foreign currencies is unlimited, however, amounts exceeding the equivalent of EUR 7,500 must be declared.
  • Tourists travelling to Madagascar must provide proof of a confirmed means of accommodation for their entire stay in Madagascar. This could be in the form of a hotel reservation or a sponsor letter from a host living in Madagascar.
  • Travellers with arms and ammunition require an Import Permit issued by the Ministere De l'interieur et de la decentralisation.
  • Visitors from the Central African Republic are required to have a return or onward ticket and proof of enough funds to spend during their stay, which could be a recent bank statement.
  • Tourists travelling with pets must obtain an import permit for the pet prior to entering Madagascar and the pet must be vaccinated for rabies and various other diseases between 30 days and 12 months of entry.
  • A yellow fever vaccination certificate is not required when entering Madagascar. Visitors are advised to be vaccinated against common illnesses before travel.
  • Intending visitors hoping to travel to Madagascar can do so from any international airport in Kenya Airways is the major airline that flies from the Central African Republic to Madagascar.
  • The estimated flight time from the Central African Republic to Antananarivo, Madagascar is 8 hours, 50 minutes.
  • Malagasy Ariary is the official currency used in Madagascar. However, visitors can exchange their foreign currency at various banks and exchange outlets in the country.
  • The climate of Madagascar is subtropical. It has two seasons, which are a hot and rainy season from November to April and a cool and dry season from May to October.
  • Malagasy and French serve as the two official and most spoken languages of Madagascar.
  • Little over 50% of the entire population of Madagascar practice indigenous religions. They worship a supreme being called Andriamanitra. However, Christians make up 41%, of the population.
  • Andasibe-Mantadia National Park, Isalo National Park, Avenue of the Baobabs and Ranomafana National Park are some of the sites tourists can visit during their stay in Madagascar.
  • Tourists travelling to Madagascar are to budget about $48 to spend per day on expenses.
  • Visitors can move around Madagascar with buses, taxis, car rental. 
  • Madagascar makes use of East Africa Time (GMT+3), which puts Madagascar two hours ahead of the Central African Republic.
  • Foza sy hena-kisoa, Ramazava and Vary amid'anana are special delicacies enjoiyed in Madagascar.
  • The power and socket plug used in Cambodia is of Type C and E. The standard voltage is 220 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.
  • Civil unrest, such as protests, is common in Madagascar. Visitors are advised to be vigilant in the vicinity of downtown Antananarivo especially near government buildings, the national stadium, and historical monuments, where violent incidents have occurred.
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Malawi Malawi 30 days

“The warm heart of Africa” as it is known is a home to about 18,091,575 people. It is a country located in the southeastern region of Africa.

  • Citizens of the Central African Republic can travel to Malawi for a duration of 30 days by applying for an e-visa.
  • Intending visitors must possess a passport valid for at least 6 months beyond their expected date of exit from Malawi. The passport should have at least one blank page for visa stamping.
  • On entry into Malawi, visitors with foreign currency will be required to declare it.
  • Tourist from the Central African Republic is not allowed to exit Malawi with money up to $3000.
  • Visitors are to pay an airport tax of $30 at the airport of departure.
  • Tourists are required to have a return or onward ticket and proof of enough funds to spend during their stay, which could be a recent bank statement.
  • Travellers from the Central African Republic travelling to Malawi with pets must provide a veterinarian’s good health certificate and a certificate of vaccination against rabies.
  • A yellow fever vaccination certificate is not required for visitors from CAR. They are advised to get vaccinated against common illnesses befp\ore departure.
  • Confirmation of accommodation during their entire stay in Malawi, which can be a confirmed hotel reservation is required.
  • Intending visitors can get to Malawi from any international airport in the Central African Republic. There are international airports in Bangui and Bocaranga.
  • Kenya Airways and South African Airways are some of the airlines that fly from the Central African Republic to Malawi.
  • The estimated flight duration from the Central African Republic to Lilongwe, Malawi is 8 hours, 50 minutes.
  • Malawi has a subtropical climate, with distinct dry and rainy seasons. The warm-wet season runs from November to April, which is the best time to visit the country, while the dry season lasts from September to October.
  • The Malawian kwacha is the official currency of Malawi. Visitors can exchange their foreign currencies at various banks and exchange outlets in the country.
  • Christianity is the dominating religion in Malawi with about 44% being Christain protestants, 18% being Roman Catholics and other Christian denominations are about 18% of the country’s population. Other religions like Islam and traditional beliefs are present as well.
  • Tourists travelling to Malawi can budget an average of $50 to spend per person on each day.
  • The power plugs and sockets used in Malawi are of type G. The standard voltage is 230 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.
  • Malawi has English as its official language and Chichewa as the national and most widely spoken language. Chinyanja, Chiyao, and Chitumbuka are other indigenous languages in Malawi.
  • Malawi uses the Central Africa Time (GMT+2). CAR is an hour ahead of Malawi.
  • Visitors can move around in Malawi with buses, taxis and car rental
  • Some of the tourist attractions in Malawi include Liwonde National Park, Kasungu National Park, Nkhotakota Wildlife Reserve and Mulanje Mountain Forest Reserve.
  • Tourists are advised to follow the instructions of local authorities and also monitor local news broadcasts while in the country.
  • Tourists are also advised to take sensible precautions to protect themselves from muggers and bag-snatchers.
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Qatar Qatar 30 days

Qatar, a home to over 2.6 million people and having the third-largest natural gas and oil reserves, is the richest country in the world. Its capital c...

  • For a duration of 30 days, citizens of the Central African Republic can travel to Qatar by applying for an e-visa.
  • Tourists can also extend their stay duration by another 30 days by applying to the immigration department in Qatar.
  • Intending visitors are required to have a passport valid for a minimum of 6 months from the date of arrival into Qatar. The passport should have at least two blank pages for visa stamping.
  • CAR passport holders are required to show a return or onward ticket and evidence of enough funds to spend throughout the duration of stay in the country.
  • Tourists with firearms require special permission from the Ministry of Defense in Qatar and it should be obtained in advance.
  • Tourists are expected to have evidence of yellow fever vaccination on arrival into Qatar.
  • Central African minors travelling to Qatar must show travel authorization from their parents or guardians.
  • A detailed printed itinerary of your time in Qatar and a confirmation of accommodation throughout the duration of stay, which can be in the form of a hotel reservation is needed.
  • Prospective visitors can get to Qatar from any international airport in the Central African Republic. There are international airports in Bangui and Bocaranga.
  • Kenya Airways, Fly540, Qatar Airways, and Oman Air are some of the carriers that fly from the Central African Republic to Qatar.
  • The estimated flight time from the Central African Republic to Doha, Qatar is 12 hours, 35 minutes.
  • Qatar has an arid climate, with mild, pleasant winters and hot, humid summers. Sandstorms and dust storms are almost regular. It has two main seasons, a cooler season from December to February, and a hot season from April to October. 
  • The official language in Qatar is Arabic. Engish is also widely spoken in the country, principally as a foreign language.
  • Qatar is an Islamic dominated country, with majority off its citizens belonging to the Sunni sector of Islam, while Shiites sector comprise around 10% of Qatar's Muslim population. The government of Qatar recognise the existence of the following churches, Roman Catholic, Anglican, Greek Orthodox, Syrian Orthodox, Coptic, and Indian Christian. 
  • The Qatari Riyal is the official currency used in Qatar.  Visitors can exchange their foreign currency at various bank and exchange outlets in the country.
  • The power and socket plug used in Qatar are of Type D and G. The standard voltage is 240 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.
  • Museum of Islamic Art, the Pearl-Qatar and Doha corniche are some of the tourist sites that visitors can visit in Qatar.
  • Tourists are advised to budget between $60 to spend per day on expenses in Qatar.
  • Harees, balaleet, saloona, margoog, madrouba and Luqaimat are some of the meals tourists can try during their stay in Qatar.
  • Car rentals, buses and taxis are major means of transportation in Qatar.
  • The timezone in Qatar is the Arabian Standard Time (GMT +3). Qatar is two hours ahead of the Central African Republic.
  • Qatar is one of the countries with very hospitable locals, and tourists can enjoy exploring the country which is surrounded by desserts, and a long Persian (Arab) Gulf shoreline of beaches and dunes.
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