Timor-Leste Travel Advisory

Travel Advisory
January 15, 2020

Timor-Leste - Level 2: Exercise Increased Caution

O K E N H U T C

Global Health Advisory: Do Not Travel. Avoid all international travel due to the global impact of COVID-19.

Exercise increased caution in Timor-Leste due to crime and civil unrest.  

Country Summary: Timor-Leste has seen isolated instances of police responding to protests with force and the use of tear gas. Stone throwing attacks on vehicles can occur during gang conflicts and periods of unrest. Gender-based violence is high in Timor-Leste, and sexual harassment is fairly common.

Read the Safety and Security section on the country information page.

If you decide to travel to Timor-Leste:

Last Update: Reissued with updates to the Travel Advisory Level and information on the Crime and Civil Unrest Risk Indicators.

Travel Advisory Levels

Assistance for U.S. Citizens

U.S. Embassy Dili,Timor Leste
Av. de Portugal
Praia dos Coqueiros
Dili
Timor-Leste
Telephone
+(670) 332-4684
Emergency
+(670) 7723-1328
Fax
+(670) 331-3206

Timor-Leste Map