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Cheap flights to Somalia

Reasons To Visit Somalia

As a region that has been inhabited for thousands of years, Somalia boasts a very interesting history and also offers plenty more across its landscape whether it’s relaxing on the beach or an excursion out into the desert. In Hargeisa you will find a welcoming city with plenty of bustling marketplaces, while there is also a zoo perfect for families traveling with kids. Consider venturing out to the coastline at Berbera along the Red Sea where you will find some beautiful beaches and can even enjoy activities such as scuba diving.

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Arriving In Somalia

The main airport serving Somalia is Aden Adde International Airport situated outside of the capital Mogadishu. Although it is not currently possible to travel directly from the UAE to Mogadishu, you can still travel directly to Somalia by arriving at either Bossaso Airport or Hargeisa Airport.

If you are looking to travel from the UAE to Hargeisa you can fly out of Dubai International Airport with African Express Airways, Daallo Airlines, flydubai and Jubba Airways, while you can also travel from Sharjah with African Express Airways and Air Arabia. The best way to get to your destination is to prearrange transport with your hotel or to arrange private or shared transportation.

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Alternatively, those traveling to Bosasso can depart from Dubai International Airport with either Daallo Airlines or Jubba Airways. The airport offers very little in terms of facilities and amenities so come prepared with everything you need.

Somalia Travel Information

All nationals including those from the UAE can obtain a visa upon arrival which is valid for up to 30 days. The climate in the country is generally warm all year round and can get very hot in some areas, especially in the north which sees average highs of over 40 degrees. The Somali shilling is the currency in the country, while Somalia is just one hour behind the UAE. You will find that prices in Somalia are far cheaper compared to those in the UAE, so you don’t need to worry about your budget running out early.

* This information is correct as of December 2017

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