Information about Sudan
Population: 2,108,665 inhab. (2009)
Capital: Khartoum 2.2 millon inhab. (8 millon metropolitan area)
Official Languages: arabic and english
The flag carrier of Sudan is Sudan Airways
Main cities: Khartoum, Omdurman, Port Sudan, Kassala, El Obeid
According to your nationality, before planning your trip, please check with the embassy or consulate of Sudan in your country of residence Sudan, if you need Visa in order to enter the country. Make sure to have the health insurance required and the valid passport, as well.
In addition to passport and visa, if you plan to travel to Sudan, whether for business or pleasure, we suggest to review the following information: International Airports - Airport Safety Rules - baggage allowance, size and weight restrictions - Most visited cities - Driving in Sudan - Electricity - Time Zone - Business hours - National Holidays - Weights and Measures - Rules of Etiquette and Commercial Practices
Currency: Sudanese pound (SDG)
Time Zone: (GMT +3)
Vaccination data up to july 2012:
- Obligatory vaccines: Yellow fever if coming from an endemic country
- Recommended vaccines: Hepatitis A, Tetanus-diphtheria, Pertussis, MMR vaccine.