News & Updates

06

Sep
2019
Visa On Arrival to Sierra Leone.
Posted by: Sierra Leone National Tourist Board /41
As part of government’s commitment to promote tourism and attract foreign direct investment, the Government of Sierra Leone wishes to inform the general public, airline operators, Sierra Leone Embassies and Missions overseas, International Air Transport Association (IATA), international partners and other government bodies that with effect from Thursday 5th September, 2019, a new Visa on […]
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04

Sep
2019
The Telegraph – Is Sierra Leone about to become African tourism’s next big thing?
Posted by: Sierra Leone National Tourist Board /202
  Sue Watt, Travel Writer 2 September 2019 • 10:20am With big ears, brown eyes and a nappy wrapped around him, little Caesar has no idea that he represents his homeland. His mother was killed when he was just eight weeks old (he is now aged seven months) and he has since been cared for […]
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09

Aug
2019
A revitalised and vibrant Sierra Leone is hoping to entice visitors with a responsible tourism focus
Posted by: Sierra Leone National Tourist Board /104
Cradled feet away in the arms of Mama P, his surrogate human mother, Caesar the baby chimp toys his tufty hair before casting me a stare so cute and innocently wide-eyed that my heart squeaks. This being Sierra Leone’s Tacugama Chimpanzee Sanctuary, though, home to 89 orphaned chimps, such arresting interactions come served with a […]
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09

Aug
2019
Tourism Ministry Updates Media on Activities
Posted by: Sierra Leone National Tourist Board /121
Tourism Ministry Updates Media on Activities At a press conference held in the conference room of the Ministry of Tourism and Cultural Affairs on Monday 5th August 2019, the Minister, Dr. Memunatu Pratt and team updated the media on the progress made so far in re-branding the country’s tourism in a bid to attract more […]
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