Burkina Faso Embassy and Consulates in Switzerland
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of Burkina Faso may close on the following Swiss and Burkinese holidays in 2021/2022:
|Fête d'Indépendance||Wednesday, June 23||3 days, 15 hours|
|Saint Peter and Saint Paul||Tuesday, June 29||1 week, 2 days|
|Tabaski||Saturday, July 31||1 month, 1 week|
|National Day||Sunday, August 01||1 month, 1 week|
|Independence Day||Thursday, August 05||1 month, 2 weeks|
|Assumption Day||Sunday, August 15||1 month, 3 weeks|
|Jeûne genevois||Friday, September 10||2 months, 3 weeks|
|Knabenschiessen||Tuesday, September 14||2 months, 3 weeks|
|Swiss Federal Fast||Monday, September 20||3 months|
|Bettagsmontag||Tuesday, September 21||3 months|
|Saint Nicholas of Flüe||Saturday, September 25||3 months, 1 week|
1. How many Burkinese Embassies/Consulates are there in Switzerland?
Burkina Faso currently maintains 2 diplomatic representative offices in Switzerland including Geneva and Zurich.
2 - Do Swiss citizens need a visa for Burkina Faso?
Swiss citizens are required to obtain a valid visa in order to be allowed entry into Burkina Faso. Kindly contact the nearest embassies or consulates of Burkina Faso in Switzerland for further instructions.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of Burkinese embassies in Switzerland?
The Burkinese representative offices in Switzerland will be closed in observance of the following Swiss and Burkinese holidays in 2021/2021:
- Fête d'Indépendance (CH) Wed, Jun 23, 2021 (3 days, 20 hours)
Time in Burkina Faso vs Switzerland
Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso time is 2:00 hours behind Bern, Switzerland