Central African Republic

From Hitchwiki
Earth > Africa > Central Africa > Central African Republic
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Applications-office.png This article is a stub. This means that the information available to us is obviously insufficient. In these places little information is available or the description is severely outdated. If you have been there, whether hitchhiking, for travel or as part of an organized tour − be sure to extend this article!

Flag of Central African Republic Central African Republic
Language: French and Sango
Capital: Bangui
Population: 3,426,494
Currency: Franc CFA BEAC
Hitchability: <rating country='cf' />
Meet fellow hitchhikers on Trustroots
<map lat="6.581825037604" lng="20.007215248963" zoom="5" view="0" float="right" />

The Central African Republic (CAR) is called after it's location, right in the in the geographic center of Africa. It has borders with Cameroon, Chad, Sudan, South Sudan, the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Republic of the Congo.

Apparently the CAR is the most lawless country after Somalia. Expect police to demand bribes often. On top of that, armed gangs are common. Hitchhiking is not recommended here.

Nomadwiki & Trashwiki

Check Nomadwiki for info on accommodation, showers etc. or Trashwiki for dumpsters...and share your wisdom :)