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What are the procedures to follow for #VenirAuGabon in the context of COVID-19 measures.

Like all countries in the world, Gabon has put in place procedures and barrier measures to control the spread of the virus.

What is the health situation in Gabon on December 20, 2021,

For a population of 2.2 million, Gabon has recorded 287 deaths since the start of the pandemic for more than 38,000 cases tested positive. His full vaccination rate as of December 15 is around 8% of the population.

How to get your visa to come to Gabon:

To enter Gabon in general, you must first obtain a visa. The request can be made online.

  1. You make your visa request on the e-visa platform : by attaching the requested documents, in particular the exemption.

  2. On site you pay the visa fees in euros.

  3. A representative of Gabon Voyage Afrique Online will assist you with customs formalities upon your arrival.

What procedures when you arrive at Libreville airport

To enter Gabon at Libreville airport, you will need to do the following:

  1. Fill out the form before your departure

  2. Present proof of a negative result of a PCR test for COVID-19 carried out no more than five days before the date of embarkation in the country of origin at a center approved by the health authorities of that country;

  3. Undergo a PCR test for COVID-19 as soon as you disembark at an airport in Gabon

  • If you have a covid-19 vaccination card you will be exempt from quarantine.

  • If you have not been vaccinated (Gabonese, foreign residents, non-residents) from another country, you will be held in a 24-hour quarantine in one of the selected hotels (at your expense). Reservations must be made before departure on the site:

In general at the airport:

  • You must wear a mask;

  • Have a normal body temperature;

  • You comply with the protocol of distance between passengers;

  • You submit and submit your baggage to the decontamination process in place at airports.

Travel conditions within Gabon:

During your stay in Gabon you will have to respect certain measures, depending on whether you are vaccinated or not:

For the vaccinated

  • You are not subject to a curfew and you can move freely between Greater Libreville and the interior of the country.

  • However, during checks, you must present proof of your vaccination and your identity document;

  • You will have access to bars and restaurants which are open until 8:30 p.m.

For the unvaccinated

  • You will have to adhere to a curfew across the country from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.

  • For your trips between greater Libreville and the interior of the country, you must be in possession of a pass issued by the Ministry of the Interior for the client who rent a car without a driver and an RT-PCR test negative not older than five days;

However, everyone is subject to the obligation to wear a mask in transport and public places under penalty of payment of a fine between 25,000 FCFA and 200,000 FCFA;

In addition, the assembly threshold is set at 30 people under penalty of payment of a fine between 100,000 FCFA and 5,000,000 FCFA;

Finally, if you have a negative RT-PCR test not older than 14 days, you will have access to bars and restaurants which are open until 8:30 p.m.

How to prepare your next trip to Gabon with Gabon voyage Afrique Online

Once you have signed your contract with Gabon Voyage Afrique Online, we recommend that you send us the documents and information necessary for the exemption request, if it is necessary.

Upon receipt of your information, we initiate local procedures to obtain the exemption from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

To find out more, in particular on the price of the different procedures, our E-tourism sales department responds to your requests by return, all you have to do is explain your project by going to our site


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