Tourism in Liberia

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Liberian dancer.

Tourism forms a small part of the national economy of Liberia. In the past, a large number of tourists visited Liberia, mostly from the United States. Liberia's economy, including the tourist industry, was badly damaged by civil war in the country, and has only just started picking up with the launching of a Tourism Association in the country. Accommodation is now available to tourists, as is Liberia's transport infrastructure.[1][2] One bright spot is surfing off Robertsport.[3]


  1. ^ Hudman, Lloyd E. (2002). Geography of Travel & Tourism. Thomson Delmar Learning. p. 383. ISBN 0-7668-3256-2.
  2. ^ "Travel and Tourism in Liberia". Euromonitor. April 2007. Retrieved 21 June 2008.
  3. ^ Perry, Alex (14 January 2009). "Sweet Ride: Surfing in Liberia".