Afrotourism.comDjibouti is a small country in the northeast coast of the horn of Africa. It is strategically positioned between the red sea and the Indian Ocean.
This minute country can definitely hold it’s own, as it is a geological hot spot and known for its eclectic landscape. Picture volcanic highlands, coastal savannahs and an array of mountains, even ones red in colour! And Imagine visiting a location where the lake has turned dark green by black lava!
Djibouti has an interesting marine life found outside the coastlines and reef and the vast sandy beaches are a major attraction. Snorkeling and swimming will be one of the highlighted activities to this travel destination.
Djibouti is located in the Horn of Africa. It is bordered by Eritrea in the north, Ethiopia in the west and south, and Somalia in the southeast. The Red Sea and the Gulf of Aden is formed at the east
Semi-presidential system, Republic
810,179 on 23,180 km²
Other major languages
Djiboutian Franc (DJF)
Foreign currencies accepted
Congolese franc (CDF)
Visa (takes less than 7 days to process); Yellow Fever certiﬁcate is only required for travelers coming from a country with risk of Yellow Fever transmission. (For more information, visit - www.oﬃce-tourisme.dj)