Here you will find important tips and useful information for Tajikistan.
Swiss Bankers Travel is not accepted in this country.
in US Dollar (USD)
Change cash in local currency
Local currency / ISO Code
Credit cards are rarely accepted. For more detailed information, please contact the credit card issuer.
Keep exchange and transaction receipts.
Money is to be exchanged only at official points such as banks and exchange offices.
Travelers are advised to take cash in US dollar (USD); new banknotes (new banknote series)
Small amounts better accepted than large amounts.
Do not drink tap water.
Mosquito protection advised.
Minimum risk of malaria.
Vaccination against diphtheria, tetanus, hepatitis A, polio and measles recommended.
Travelers who wish to travel to this country are advised to inquire about current traveler safety prior to departure.
Travel to border areas with Afghanistan, Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan not advised.
Avoid demonstrations and large crowds.
Avoid nighttime driving.
Special legal regulations
Photographing military installations and public buildings (airports, bridges etc.) is prohibited.
Very strict laws to fight illegal drugs.
Tadzhikistan is a predominantly Moslem country. Please observe local customs for dress code and conduct.
Ramadan 2019: 05.05. - 04.06.
+ 4 h / + 3 h during our summer time
Russian and English
00 41 (disregard '0' preceding Swiss area codes)
220 volt / adapter required for 3-pronged plug
Passport still valid 6 months or more after arrival with visa, return or onward travel ticket and proof of sufficient funds.
Find out in advance about the documents necessary to obtain a visa.
Travelers must report to the OVIR authorities within 3 days of their arrival. These formalities are settled by the hotel for package travel.
Dushanbe, Pavlova Street 20
Tel. +992 37 224 73 16 / +992 37 224 19 50 / +992 37 224 38 97
9.00 - 13.00 h (Mon -Fri)
9.00 - 17.00/18.00 h (daily)
Swiss driver's license accepted for car rentals if accompanied by a certified russian translation. Otherwise international driver's license required.
Roads often in poor condition.
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