Malaysia visa requirements for Sierra Leoneans

Travel and visa requirements

Malaysian Visa is not required for Sierra Leoneans

Stay Duration: 30 days

Entry Requirements

  • Visitors must have enough money (at least USD 500) to sustain them throughout their stay as well as onward or return tickets.
  • Due to the outbreak of swine flu, all travellers to Malaysia are required to fill in a health declaration form handed over by the airlines during the flight.
  • The trafficking of illegal drugs is a serious offence in Malaysia and the penalty for such an offence is death.
  • Malaysia's penal code criminalizes homosexual acts.
  • Visitors are advised to avoid white wrapping paper when presenting gifts as it symbolizes death/mourning and yellow wrapping paper as it symbolizes royalty.
  • Currency exchange and Western Union money transfers are readily available. Credit cards are accepted throughout the country, however visitors are advised to be aware of the risk of fraud.
  • The Malaysian Ringgit (MYR) is the official currency in Malaysia.
  • The estimated flight time from Freetown, Sierra Leone to Malaysia is 16 hours, 17 minutes.
  • Malaysia is on the Malaysian Time zone (GMT+8) placing Malaysia 8 hours ahead of Sierra Leone.
  • Malaysia enjoys tropical weather all year round. However, due to its proximity to water, the climate is often quite humid.
  • The biggest roundabout in the world is located in Malaysia.
  • Malaysia’s total highway length is longer than the Earth’s circumference.
  • The Kedah Sultanate in Malaysia is said to be one of the oldest in the world.
  • The Malaysia My Second Home programme that allows foreigners to live in the country on a long-stay visa for up to 10 years has made Malaysia listed as one of the best places to retire to in the world.
  • The Sarawak Chamber in the Malaysian Gunung Mulu National Park in Sarawak is famously known as the world’s largest underground cave chamber.
  • The major modes of transportation within Malaysia is by road and railways.
  • The constitution grants freedom of religion and makes Malaysia an officially secular state while establishing Islam as the official religion of the Federation.
  • The official and national language of Malaysia is the Malay, alongside the English language.
  • Malaysia is one of the world most popular for coastal tourism. Langkawi and Kedah are the most famous nature island spots in the country.

Frequently Asked Questions


What is Malaysia famous for?

The country is famous for its coastal tourism and its food like Laksa and Chicken rice.


Can visitors practice their religion in Malaysia?

Although Malaysia is a self-proclaimed Islamic country, there is freedom of religion according to the Malaysian constitution.


Is homosexuality legal in Malaysia?

Malaysia is a peaceful, warm and tolerant country that embraces diversity in various forms. However, homosexual acts are illegal under Malaysian law.


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