Djibouti Franc (DFr)

Somali, Afar, French, Arabic

The British Foreign and Commonwealth Office advise against all travel to the border with Eritrea. Click here for more information.


Tourist Information in Djibouti

Association Djibouti Environnement Nomade

Based near Paris, Association Djibouti Environnement Nomade functions as a kind of tourist office abroad. Run by Dominique Lommatzsch, a French national, it promotes sustainable tourism and can help with bookings...

Tourist Information in Djibouti City

Tourist Office

Mildly helpful. Sells maps of the city (DFr1000-1500). For details on tours, flights and hotels you’re better off at a travel agency. To the southeastern side of Pl du 27 Juin 1977.

Embassy in Djibouti City

Ethiopian Embassy

Visas are valid for three months and cost around DFr7200 (DFr12,600 for US nationals). You need to supply one photo. They are issued within 24 hours.