Djibouti City in detail


Internet Access

Most lodging options offer free wi-fi access.


There are banks and bureaux de change in the centre, as well as a several Visa-friendly ATMs (but only three ATMs accept MasterCard). Both the Djibouti Palace Kempinski and Sheraton Djibouti Hotel have an ATM.

Changing Money

Amal Express Bureau de change.

Bank of Africa Changes cash and has two ATMs.

BCIMR Changes cash and has ATMs. The branch at Plateau du Serpent has an ATM (Visa only).

CAC International Bank Changes cash and has two ATMs (Visa and MasterCard).

Dilip Corporation Bureau de change.

East Africa Bank Changes cash and has an ATM (Visa and MasterCard).

Mehta Bureau de change.


Main post office North of the centre.


The most convenient places to make international or local calls are the various telephone outlets scattered around the city centre.

Djibouti Telecom Sells prepaid SIM cards (DFr1000).

Tourist Information

Tourist Office Mildly helpful. Sells a map of the city (DFr1000 to DFr1500). For details on tours, you’re better off at a travel agency. On the southeastern side of Pl du 27 Juin 1977.