You should respect local religious customs and traditions at all times and be aware of your actions to ensure that they do not cause offence.
Possession, use or trafficking in illegal drugs is a serious offence and can result in lengthy prison sentences and heavy fines.
See our information on the services consulates can and cannot do for British Nationals. You can get a visa from the Cote d’Ivoire Embassy in London.
You can also apply for a biometric E-visa online, to be delivered at arrival if all requirements are met.
Visas are usually valid for 60 or 90 days from the date of entry.British nationals wishing to obtain any further information must contact the relevant local authority.The African Union and member states will repatriate more than 15 000 migrants stranded in Libya by the end of the year amid outrage over recent footage that showed migrants being auctioned off as slaves, the AU's deputy chairperson has said.As public attitudes may be less tolerant, you should be discreet.Visit your health professional at least 4 to 6 weeks before your trip to check whether you need any vaccinations or other preventive measures.
Country specific information and advice is published by the National Travel Health Network and Centre on the Travel Health Pro website and by NHS (Scotland) on the fitfortravel website.