Everything to prepare your trips Ouagadougou

Burkina Faso

administrative Express

To a stay in Ouagadougou, you need a visa and a passport valid for six months after the return date. The visa is available from the consulates and embassies of Burkina Faso.

Health and Safety

There is no mandatory vaccine, but the one against yellow fever is strongly recommended . It is also necessary to follow a preventive treatment against malaria.

Regarding safety, caution. It is advisable to avoid late outputs. It is also necessary to ask for permission before taking pictures.


The electrical current is 220 V. So you will not need an adapter.


the currency in circulation is the CFA franc (XOF) and € 1 is worth 655 F.CFA. In addition, travelers checks are widely accepted by banks and hotels. On payment cards, MasterCard is not accepted by vending machines.


For more information, visit the Tourist Office http://www.ontb.bf or that of the Embassy of France href="http://www.ambafrance-bf.org/" title="www.ambafrance-bf.org/" www.ambafrance-bf.org/