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Senegal visa requirements for Canadian citizens

Do Canadian citizens need a visa for Senegal?

Canadian citizens do not need a tourist visa when travelling to Senegal in 2024. Canadian passport holders can stay in Senegal for a short period of time (for 90 days). Please, read all the information below to make your trip easy and safe.

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Updated: 06/18/2024.

Entry requirements

visa free

Duration of stay

90 days

Purpose of travel

Tourism

Passport validity for travel to Senegal

Passport must be valid for 3 months on arrival.

Is it safe to travel to Senegal?

Senegal has a current risk level of 3.60 (out of 5). We highly recommend to reconsider your need to travel to Senegal. The safety index is based on travel advisories from independent 5 sources.

Safety index is provided by www.travel-advisory.info: 06/17/2024.

Senegal customs rules

Duty-free allowance

Tobacco limit

Restricted to travellers 18 years and over. One of the following:

  • 1 packet of cigarettes;
  • 50 cigars;
  • 250 grams loose tobacco;
  • or 250 grams of a combination of the above.

Bringing alcohol

Restricted to travellers 18 years and over. All of the following:

  • 1 bottle of spirits;
  • 1 bottle of wine.

Other Goods

  • Goods for personal use, including jewellery, personal electronics, sports equipment, and a small amount of food for personal use.
  • Citizens of Senegal may import goods not for commercial use up to a value of CFA200,000.
Find more information on the customs regulations of Senegal page.

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