American Citizens: Planning to travel to Eritrea?

American Citizens: Planning to travel to Eritrea? The State Department recommends that you register with STEP (The Smart Traveler Enrollment Program at

This is a free service to allow U.S. citizens and nationals traveling abroad to register their trip with the nearest U.S. Embassy or Consulate.

Benefits of Enrolling in STEP 

• Receive important information from the Embassy about safety conditions in your destination country, helping you make informed decisions about your travel plans.

• Help the U.S. Embassy contact you in an emergency, whether natural disaster, civil unrest, or family emergency.

• Help family and friends get in touch with you in an emergency.

• Receive routine information on what is happening at the Embassy.

Please include a valid email address. If you don’t have a valid email address, please include a phone number.

In addition, please see specific country travel information here.

Happy travels!