French Guiana Travel Advisory

Travel Advisory
June 17, 2021

French Guiana - Level 4: Do Not Travel

O K E N H U T C

Do not travel to French Guiana due to COVID-19.

Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.   

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 4 Travel Health Notice for French Guiana due to COVID-19, indicating a very high level of COVID-19. Your risk of contracting COVID-19 and developing severe symptoms may be lower if you are fully vaccinated with an FDA authorized vaccine. Before planning any international travel, please review the CDC's specific recommendations for vaccinated and unvaccinated travelers. There are restrictions in place affecting U.S. citizen entry into French Guiana.  Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 and related restrictions and conditions in French Guiana.

Read the country information page.

If you decide to travel to French Guiana:

Last Update: Reissued with updates to COVID-19 information.

Travel Advisory Levels

Information for Vaccinated Travelers

The CDC's latest guidance on international travel for vaccinated people can be found here.

Assistance for U.S. Citizens

U.S. Embassy Paramaribo
Kristalstraat 165
Telephone
(597) 556-700 ext. 2129
Emergency
(597) 710-1112
Fax
(597) 551-524

French Guiana Map