Information about Algeria
Capital: Algiers (4 millon inhab.)
Official Languages: arabic - French
The flag carrier of Algeria is Air Algérie (AH).
Main cities: Algiers - Orán - Constantina - Annaba
According to your nationality, before planning your trip, please check with the embassy or consulate of Algeria in your country of residence Algeria, if you need Visa in order to enter the country. Make sure to have the health insurance required and the valid passport, as well.
In addition to passport and visa, if you plan to travel to Algeria, whether for business or pleasure, we suggest to review the following information: International Airports - Airport Safety Rules - baggage allowance, size and weight restrictions - Most visited cities - Driving in Algeria - Electricity - Time Zone - Business hours - National Holidays - Weights and Measures - Rules of Etiquette and Commercial Practices
Currency: Algerian dinar (DZD)
Time Zone: (GMT+1)
Vaccination data up to july 2012:
- Obligatory vaccines: Yellow fever if coming from an endemic country.
- Recommended vaccines: Tetanus-diphtheria and Hepatitis A, Pertussis, MMR vaccine,