Togo visa requirements for Nigeriens

Travel and visa requirements

Togolese Visa is not required for Nigeriens

Stay Duration: 7 days

Entry Requirements

  • Citizens of Niger visiting Togo are not required to apply for a visa upon arrival for a period of at least 7 days depending embassy’s decision.
  • Citizens’ passports are required to be valid within the duration of stay.
  • It is recommended that one blank page of passports must be made available for visa stamp.
  • An international certificate of vaccination against Yellow Fever is required from citizens of Niger visiting Togo. 
  • All travellers are not required to pay any airport tax upon departing from the airport.
  • The import of dogs and other domestic animals require a health certificate and certificate of vaccination against Rabies that is issued not more than 3 days before arrival.
  • Local and foreign currencies beyond $10,000 equivalent are not allowed at exit and entry.
  • Togo is on the Greenwich Mean Time zone (GMT) hence, Niger is 1 hour ahead of Togo.
  • The estimated flight time from Niamey, Niger to Togo is 1 hour, 16 minutes.
  • In Togo, the power plugs and sockets are of type C. The standard voltage is 220 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.
  • Togo is a country in West Africa bordered by Ghana to the west, Benin to the east and Burkina Faso to the north.
  • The largest religious group in Togo consists of those with indigenous beliefs but there are significant Christian and Muslim minorities.
  • While the official language is French, many other languages are widely spoken especially those in the Gbe family.
  • Togo consists of lagoons with sandy beaches, a gently rolling savanna, hills, woodland plateau, marshes and mangroves.
  • The climate of Togo is generally tropical with average temperatures ranging from 23 °C  on the coast to about 30 °C  in the northernmost region.
  • Togo has two seasons of rain, the first is between April and July and the second between September and November.
  • Togolese businesspeople inflate prices so as to make handsome profits. Visitors are advised to bargain for the lowest prices before buying any product.
  • There are at least four parks and reserves in Togo some of which are Abdoulaye Faunal Reserve, Fazao Malfakassa National Park, Fosse Aux Lions National Park, Koutammouko and Kieran National Park.
  • The most frequently observed animals in the parks are giraffes, cape buffalos, hyenas and lions and birds like storks, cranes and marabou.
  • Togo top secular celebrations which include 1st of January "Fete Nationale" (meaning National Celebration in French) and 27th April Independence day is the major tourist attraction in the country.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel to Togo?

Violent crime, theft and pick-pocketing are common throughout Togo and you should be especially cautious in Lomé along the beach and in the markets. You should avoid travelling alone where possible, even within Lomé city limits, especially at night.

Can I extend my stay in Togo?

Yes, once in Togo, you can extend it to 90 days. To do this, you will have to submit an application to the nearest diplomatic mission of Togo before departure.

Are there mosquitoes in Togo?

The Togolese Republic has a tropical and humid climate which constitutes an ideal environment for mosquitoes to breed and transmit diseases. Mosquito nets and other repellents are highly recommended to be purchased before visiting the country.