Here you will find important tips and useful information for Angola.
Swiss Bankers Travel is not accepted in this country.
in US dollar (USD)
Change cash in local currency when outside larger urban areas
Local currency / ISO Code
New Kwanza AOA
Currency exchange rate
AOA 100 = ~ CHF 0.00 ; CHF 1 = ~ AOA 0.00 (07/2015)
Credit cards are rarely accepted. For more detailed information, please contact the credit card issuer.
The declaration form must be kept until final departure.
For reasons of safety, it is advisable not to exchange cash over the amount needed immediately.
Keep exchange and transaction receipts.
Travelers are advised to take cash in US dollar (USD).
Currency exchange not advised on the black market.
Do not drink tap water.
Mosquito protection advised.
Risk of dengue fever.
Year-round risk of malaria throughout the country.
Vaccination against diphtheria, tetanus, hepatitis A, polio and measles recommended.
Vaccination against yellow fever mandatory.
Travelers who wish to travel to this country are advised to inquire about current traveler safety prior to departure.
Avoid demonstrations and large crowds.
High crime rate.
Do not carry valuables (watches, jewelry, expensive cameras, etc.) on you.
Walking the streets after nightfall is not advised.
Special legal regulations
Photographing persons wearing an uniform, military installations and public buildings (airports, bridges etc.) is prohibited.
Very strict laws to fight illegal drugs.
Passaporto valido almeno ancora 6 mesi dopo la fine del soggiorno con visto.
Luanda, Rua Agostinho Tomé das Neves 8, Bairro Maianga
Tel. +244 222 353 710 / +244 222 352 316
8.00 - 11.00 h and 14.00 - 15.00 h (Mon - Fri)
International driver's licence required for car rentals.
+/- 0 h; - 1 h during our summer time
01 41 (disregard '0' preceding Swiss area codes)
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