Reconsider travel to The Gambia due to COVID-19. Some areas have increased risk. Read the entire travel advisory.
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 3 Travel Health Notice for The Gambia due to COVID-19, indicating a high level of COVID-19 in the country. Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 in The Gambia.
Exercise Increased Caution In:
Read the country information page.
If you decide to travel to The Gambia:
The Gambia’s Southern Border with Senegal – Exercise Increased Caution
Some landmines from the Casamance conflict remain in the border region.
Last Update: Reissued with updates to COVID-19 information.