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Visa Application

Apply for visa (https://evisa.gouv.bj/en/)

All travelers holding passports from African countries do not require to apply for a visa.

Coat of Arms

 Fraternité, Justice, Travail

"Brotherhood, Justice, Work"

Tourism Sites

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Note

Muslim festivals are timed according to local sightings of various phases of the moon and the dates given above are approximations.

Public holidays 2019

Below are listed Public Holidays for the January 2019-December 2019 period.

• New Year’s Day - January 01, 2019
• Vaudoun Day -  January 10, 2019
• Easter Monday -  April 22, 2019
• Labour Day -  May 01, 2019
• Ascension Day -  May 30, 2019
• Whit Monday -  June 10, 2019
• Eid al-Fitr (End of Ramadan) -  June 04, 2019
• Independence Day -  August 01, 2019
• Tabaski (Feast of Sacrifice) -  August 12, 2019
• Assumption Day -  August 15, 2019
• All Saints Day -  November 01, 2019
• National Day -  November 30, 2019
• Christmas Day -  December 25, 2019