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Information about Benin
Population: 7.649.360
Capital: Porto Novo (238.199 inhab.)
Official Languages: French.
Main cities: Cotonú - Porto Novo - Abomey-Calavi

 

According to your nationality, before planning your trip, please check with the embassy or consulate of Benin in your country of residence Benin, 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 Benin, 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 Benin - Electricity - Time Zone - Business hours - National Holidays - Weights and Measures - Rules of Etiquette and Commercial Practices

 

Currency: West African CFA Franc (XOF)

Time Zone: (GMT+1)

 

Vaccination needed for traveling to Benin

Vaccination data up to july 2012:


- Obligatory vaccines: Yellow fever if coming from an endemic country.
- Recommended vaccines: Cólera, Yellow Fever, Hepatitis A, Meningococcus, Poliomyelitis, Tetanus-diphtheria, Pertussis, MMR vaccine