Are you travelling to Dominica?
Commonwealth of Dominica, is a mountainous island country in the Caribbean Sea, north of Venezuela. Its is 750 square kilometres and has many waterfalls, rivers and hotsprings. Its climate is rainy and tropical. The rainiest months are July through October and hurricanes are frequent. Dry season is January through May.
Capital City: Roseau
Languages: English, Kweyol and Island Carib
Currency: East Caribbean dollar
- Student visa is required. Canadians must have a passport.
- Yellow Fever vaccination certificate is required for travellers coming from countries with YF transmission.
Diseases to consider:
- Hepatitis A
- Hepatitis B
- Traveller’s Diarrhea
- Typhoid Fever
Check Government of Canada advisories specific to Dominica here.