travel.state.gov: Travel Advisories As a first step in planning any trip abroad, check the Travel Advisories for your intended destination.

  • Haiti - Level 4: Do Not Travel
    on December 1, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Last Update: Updated to reflect changes to U.S. Embassy Port au Prince operational status. Do not travel to Haiti due to kidnapping, crime, […]

  • Somalia - Level 4: Do Not Travel
    on December 1, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Reissued with updates to security information. Do not travel to Somalia due to crime, terrorism, civil unrest, health issues, […]

  • Benin - Level 2: Exercise Increased Caution
    on November 29, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Reissued with updates to security information and an expansion of locations to avoid travel. Exercise increased caution in Benin due […]

  • Thailand - Level 1: Exercise Normal Precautions
    on November 23, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Reissued after periodic review with updates to civil unrest. Exercise normal precautions in Thailand. Some areas have increased risk.  […]

  • Eritrea - Level 2: Exercise Increased Caution
    on November 23, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Reissued with updates to wrongful detention information. Exercise increased caution in Eritrea due to travel restrictions, limited consular […]

  • Armenia - Level 2: Exercise Increased Caution
    on November 15, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Last Update: Reissued with updates to the Travel Advisory level and “Do Not Travel” areas. Exercise increased caution in Armenia due to […]

  • Azerbaijan - Level 2: Exercise Increased Caution
    on November 15, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Last Update: Reissued with updates to the Travel Advisory level, health information and “Do Not Travel” areas. Exercise increased […]

  • Cuba - Level 2: Exercise Increased Caution
    on November 15, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Exercise increased caution in Cuba due to crime. Country Summary: Petty crime is a threat for tourists in Cuba. Also, violent crime, […]

  • Kyrgyzstan - Level 1: Exercise Normal Precautions
    on November 14, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Last Update: Reissued with updates to the Tajik-Kyrgyz border region.  Exercise normal precautions in the Kyrgyz Republic. Some areas have […]

  • Trinidad and Tobago - Level 3: Reconsider Travel
    on November 8, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Reissued with updates to crime and security information. Reconsider travel to Trinidad and Tobago due to crime. Exercise increased caution […]

  • Tonga - Level 1: Exercise Normal Precautions
    on November 8, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Reissued with updates to health information and removal of natural disaster risk indicator. Exercise normal precautions in Tonga. Read the […]

  • Ecuador - Level 2: Exercise Increased Caution
    on November 4, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Last Update:  Reissued with updates to security situation in Guayaquil. Exercise increased caution in Ecuador due to civil […]

  • Moldova - Level 2: Exercise Increased Caution
    on October 28, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Exercise increased caution while traveling to Moldova due to unresolved conflict between the breakaway region of Transnistria and the […]

  • Nigeria - Level 3: Reconsider Travel
    on October 27, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Reconsider travel to Nigeria due to crime, terrorism, civil unrest, kidnapping, and maritime crime.  Some areas have increased […]

  • China - Level 3: Reconsider Travel
    on October 26, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Reissued to reformat the Hong Kong and Macau Travel Advisories and to provide updates on COVID-19 restrictions. Reconsider travel to the […]

  • Taiwan - Level 1: Exercise Normal Precautions
    on October 24, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Reissued with updates to health information Exercise normal precautions in Taiwan. Read the country information page for additional […]

  • Samoa - Level 1: Exercise Normal Precautions
    on October 24, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Reissued with updates to health information.                           Exercise normal precautions in Samoa. Read the country […]

  • Ukraine - Level 4: Do Not Travel
    on October 20, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Reissued from October 4, 2022 with updates to security information. Do not travel to Ukraine due to Russia’s full-scale invasion.  The […]

  • Afghanistan - Level 4: Do Not Travel
    on October 20, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Reissued with updates to relocation, citizen services, and safety and security information. Do not travel to Afghanistan due to armed […]

  • See Individual Summaries - Level 2: Exercise Increased Caution
    on October 13, 2022 at 12:00 am

    Summary: Terrorist groups, lone-wolf terrorists and other violent extremists continue plotting possible attacks in Israel and the West Bank […]

Travel Notices - CDC Travelers' Health Travel notices are designed to inform travelers and clinicians about current health issues related to specific destinations. These issues may arise from disease outbreaks, special events or gatherings, natural disasters, or other conditions that may affect travelers’ health.

  • Watch - Measles in Africa
    on December 1, 2022 at 5:00 am

    Some countries in Africa are reporting increased numbers of cases (outbreaks) of measles. All travelers to Africa, including infants and […]

  • Alert - Global Polio
    on November 30, 2022 at 5:00 am

    Some international destinations have circulating poliovirus. Before any international travel, make sure you are up to date on your polio […]

  • Alert - Ebola in Uganda
    on November 15, 2022 at 5:00 am

    The Ministry of Health of Uganda has declared an Ebola outbreak in several districts in Uganda.

  • Watch - Floods in Nigeria
    on October 27, 2022 at 4:00 am

    Due to heavy rainfall, most of the states in Nigeria are experiencing flooding (see map). If you travel to Nigeria, obey all instructions […]

  • Alert - Floods in Balochistan and Sindh Provinces, Pakistan
    on September 13, 2022 at 4:00 am

    Due to record rainfall, Pakistan is experiencing flooding, particularly in Balochistan and Sindh Provinces.

  • Watch - A Strain of Multidrug-Resistant Salmonella Newport in Mexico
    on September 8, 2022 at 4:00 am

    Some travelers who have spent time in Mexico have been infected with multidrug-resistant (MDR) Salmonella Newport.

  • Watch - Dengue in Asia and the Pacific Islands
    on September 6, 2022 at 4:00 am

    Dengue is a risk in many parts of Asia and the Pacific Islands. Some countries are reporting increased numbers of cases of the disease. […]