Health

Emergency telephone numbers
Vaccines

Compulsory vaccinations: yellow fever
Recommended vaccinations: typhoid fever, hepatitis A an B, meningitis

Quality of public medical facilities
Poor
Tap water
Do not drink

Practical information

Capital
Bangui
Major towns and cities
Bangui, Berbérati, Carnot, Bouar, Bambari
Official languages
French, Sango
GDP
USD 2.1 billion
Population
4.5 million
Area
623,000 km²
Currency
Time zone
UTC +1
Country code
+236 +area code +number of the person you are calling
International airport

Bangui (BGF)

Tourism & local way of life

Public holidays

December 1st: National Day
August 13th: Independance Day

Climate
Mainly tropica, equatorial in the south
Best time to visit
From November to March
Best places to visit

Dzanga-Sangha National Park
André Félix National Park
M'Baïki
Boali falls

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