Samoa visa requirements for Cameroonians

Travel and visa requirements

Samoan Visa is not required for Cameroonians

Stay Duration: 60 days

Entry Requirements

  • Cameroon citizens visiting Samoa are granted visa on arrival for a period of 60 days.
  • Visitors are required to possess passports valid for the proposed duration of stay.
  • Animals must be accompanied by an official certificate of veterinary health and permission from the Department of Agriculture located in Apia, Samoa, before departure to Samoa.
  • Visitors are expected to leave at least two blank pages on their passports to obtain visa stamps.
  • Certificate of vaccination is not required to travel to Samoa.
  • There are no currency restrictions on entering or departing Samoa.
  • In Samoa, the power plugs and sockets are of type I. The standard voltage is 230 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.
  • The estimated flight time from Yaounde, Cameroon to Samoa is 23 hours, 56 minutes.
  • Samoa uses the Apia Standard Time zone in Samoa (GMT+13) hence, Samoa is 12 hours ahead of Cameroon.
  • Samoans drive on the left side of the road.
  • Samoa has an equatorial/monsoonal climate and a rainy season from November to April.
  • Samoa and English are the official languages including second-language speakers but there are more speakers of Samoan than English in Samoa.
  • Ancient beliefs co-exist side-by-side with Christianity as the major religions of Samoa.
  • Samoans live a communal way of life, participating in activities collectively.
  • Tattoos are a very popular and constant part of the Samoan culture and tradition.
  • Samoans have been very visible in boxing, kickboxing, wrestling and sumo.
  • Samoan culture is undoubtedly central to Polynesian life, and its styles of music, dance, and visual art have gained renown throughout the Pacific islands and the world.
  • Beaches, monuments, archaeological sites, mountains, sea, waterfalls are at the central of Samoa’s tourism.
  • The lava fields on Savai'i are easily the largest attraction on the island.

Frequently Asked Questions


Is Samoa a safe place to visit?

Samoa is safe and it still is the most beautiful country. Therefore, it is highly recommendable that more tourists visit the country as it is safe place to let your guard down and explore.


Is Samoa a part of the United States?

Samoa is known as American Samoa or officially Territory of American Samoa, an unincorporated territory of the United States consisting of the eastern part of the Samoan archipelago located in the south-central Pacific Ocean. Therefore, it is not a geographical part of the United States.


Are Hawaiians and Samoans the same?

No. Samoans are from Samoa, Māori from New Zealand and Hawaiian's from HawaiiSamoa and New Zealand are South Pacific countries while Hawaii is a state of the USA. 


What race are Samoans?

Samoans are a Polynesian ethnic group native to the Samoan Islands an archipelago in Polynesia that speaks the Samoan language. However, the people of Samoan are very open to welcome people of other races.


Can I live in American Samoa as a US citizen?

The citizens of American Samoa are US "nationals" and not US "citizens," but they are allowed to travel freely between American Samoa and the US mainland. They are not required to obtain green cards or visas to stay or work in the United States and they are allowed to serve in the US armed forces.


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