Traveller’s info card for Gabon

Last modified: August 23, 2023
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About Gabon

Welcome to Gabon, a jewel of Central Africa renowned for its pristine rainforests, diverse wildlife, and rich cultural tapestry. Whether you’re venturing into the untouched Loango National Park, immersing yourself in the rhythms of Libreville, or exploring the coastal beauty of Port-Gentil, we’re here to ensure your Gabonese adventure unfolds smoothly, providing guidance every step of your journey.

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Geography and demographics

Population:2.2 million
Area:267,667 km²
Capital City:Libreville

Traveller’s essentials in Gabon

Currency:Central African CFA franc (XAF)
Timezone:UTC + 1 (WAT)
Dialing Code:+241
Driving side: right
Power plugs and sockets:220 V / 50 Hz – Plug Types C and E
Main airports:LBV – Léon Mba International Airport (Libreville) 
POG – Port-Gentil International Airport (Port-Gentil) 
TMS – Témé Station Airport (Franceville)
Best time to visit:May to September

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