Country code for calling Switzerland
119 41(disregard '0' preceding Swiss area codes)
110/120 volt / adapter required
Travel documents for Swiss citizens
Passport still valid 6 months or more after arrival with visa in form of tourist card, return or onward travel ticket and proof of sufficient funds (USD 50.00 (equivalent) per day) for stays up to 1 month.
Tourist cards are available at travel agencies or the Cuban represantation in Berne.
Swiss Embassy / Consulate
Havanna, 5ta Avenida no. 2005, entre 20 y 22, Miramar-Playa
Tel. +53 7 204 26 11
8.30 - 15.00 h (Mon - Fri)
9.00 - 18.00 h (Mon - Sat)
9.00 - 13.00 h (Sun)
Swiss driver's license accepted for car rentals.
Minimum age for car rentals: 21 (varies by rental company).
Rental cars with driver available.
CH sticker and breakdown triangle mandatory.
Blood alcohol limit: 0.0 ‰.
Do not drink tap water.
Mosquito protection advised.
Risk of dengue fever.
Vaccination against diphtheria, tetanus, hepatitis A, polio and measles recommended.
Si consiglia di rispettare le abituali misure precauzionali contro la microcriminalità.
Do not carry valuables (watches, jewelry, expensive cameras, etc.) on you.
Use officially marked taxis only.
Do not hitchhike and do not take hitchhikers.
Avoid nighttime driving.
Special legal regulations
Photographing persons wearing an uniform, military installations and public buildings (airports, bridges etc.) is prohibited.
Severe penalties for violations of drug laws (up to life imprisonment/death penalty).
For current travel informations visit also http://www.eda.admin.ch/