The Gambia Travel Advisory

Travel Advisory
October 5, 2022

The Gambia - Level 1: Exercise Normal Precautions

O D K E N H U T C

Last Update: Reissued with updates to health information.

Exercise normal precautions in The Gambia.  Some areas have increased risk.  Read the entire travel advisory.

Exercise Increased Caution in:

  • The Gambia’s southern border area adjacent to Senegal’s Casamance region due to the potential presence of landmines.

Read the country information page for additional information about travel to The Gambia.

If you decide to travel to The Gambia:

The Gambia’s Southern Border with Senegal – Level 2: Exercise Increased Caution

Some landmines from the Casamance conflict remain in the border region.

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 Banjul
92 Kairaba Avenue, Fajara
Banjul
The Gambia
Telephone
+(220) 439-2856
Emergency
+(220) 439-2856
Fax
+(220) 439-2475

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