Information and terms of condition.


Booking

You can book the trip directly on the website under the tab booking. We will confirm by email that we receive your notification. In connection with this we will send you an invoice with the registration fee. The registration fee is 3000SEK and should be paid to Pepperadventure within 2 weeks from the invoicing date.


Information package

Once you paid the deposit we will send you an information package containing the application form for the visa, brief facts about Liberia and the list of books whose action takes place in Liberia.


Final payment

Final payment must be payed to Pepperadventure 30 days prior to departure. Invoice will be sent 60 days prior to the departure. If you wish to have the invoice by ordinary mail please let us know. Otherwise we will send you an invoice in PDF format to the email address you provided when booking.

Visa


You shall apply for a visa at the Liberian Embassy in good time before departure.
The cost for single entry view is 75 USD. It must be paid in advance according to instructions on the application.
Remember to enclose the postage cost (cash) for return of the passport.
The form for visa application will be sent to you with the information package, read the instructions carefully on what it takes to get a visa granted.
The Foreign Ministry (UD) will not answer questions about visas to Liberia. For information on visa requirements, please contact the Liberian Embassy in Berlin, Germany (responsible for Sweden). 
 Tel: +49 30263911 94


Passport

Your passport must be valid for 6 months after your return.


Travel insurance

It is important that you arrange a travel insurance to cover trips to Liberia. There is limited availability of emergency hospital. Different insurance companies have different conditions for their travel insurance, check that you have an adequate insurance.


Health and vaccinations


Talk to your doctor about which vaccinations and protection you should have. Yellow Fever, Cholera vaccine, Twinrix, Malaria prevention and more.
Note that the yellow fever vaccination is mandatory and required for entry into Liberia.




Suggested travel pharmacy

Patch
Disinfectant wipes / agent
Bandages
Painkillers
Oral rehydration solution packets
Tweezers
Scissors
Insect repellent containing DEET (30%-50%) or picaridin (up to 15%)
Sunscreen (preferably SPF 15 or greater) that has both UVA and UVB protection
SPF "After Sun" lotion
Aloe gel for sunburns



Healthcare

Liberia is one of the world's poorest countries and is still suffering from the 14-year-long civil war that ended in 2003. You are strongly advised to take out full medical insurance before departure. Hospitals are gradually re-emerging in Liberia, but some patients may still need evacuation to a foreign medical facility.

The beaches

The Atlantic coast of expansive beaches spread along the Liberian coast. As in all seas, there is a lot of fun and some dangers. It is important to swim only where it is safe, beaches that look inviting does often have very strong underwater currents and it is easy to be pulled out of to the sea. Talk to your guide before you take a swim.

Accomodation


Peppersdventure has arranged accommodation at 3 or 4 different locations depending on the programme.
Most nights we stay in lodges that are built in Liberian style. The lodges standing on pillars are built with great care of the environment and the produced in materials from Liberia. In the lodges, there is a double bed for 2 (with mosquito net), toilet, running water, shower and ceiling fan.




Roads

Liberia is one of the world's poorest countries and is still suffering from the country's infrastructure beeing neglected by the long civil war. It may be that we will travel on laterite roads with deep cracks, depending on whether they were prepared after the rainy season or not.
 


Currency information

Liberian Dollar (LRD; symbol L$) = 100 cents. Notes are in denominations of L$100, 50, 20, 10 and 5. Coins in circulation are L$1 and 50, 25, 10 and 5 cents.
It is also possible to use USD in Liberia. 

Price

35.000SEK includes flight to and from Stockholm - Monrovia. Transportation to and from the airport in Liberia. Transportation and fees to all activities included in the trip, see page about the trip. 
For deep see fishing a additional fee per day is charged. For yoga there is a small fee depending on how many occations and how many of the group wish to join.
We are happy to arrange visits to other parts of Liberia, cost estimation is provided upon request. 


Other

It might be good to bring a mosquito net as it is not always available on all mid-range hotel.

Brief information about Liberia (in Swedish)

see attached document


Special Terms of Pepperadventure (in Swedish)

See attached document


SRF Terms of condition (in Swedish)

see attached document below