Vanuatu visa requirements for Nigerians

Travel and visa requirements

Ni-Vanuatu Visa is not required for Nigerians

Stay Duration: 30 days

Entry Requirements

  • The Government of Vanuatu allows nationals of Nigeria to visit their country for a duration of 30 days without a visa.
  • Citizens of Nigeria who wish to stay longer than the 30-day validity period are to apply and pay for an extension at the Offices of Immigration in Vanuatu.
  • Intending visitors are required to have a passport valid for a minimum of 6 months beyond their date of arrival into Vanuatu. The passport should have at least two blank pages for visa stamping.
  • Nigerians travelling to Vanuatu must provide proof of a confirmed means of accommodation for their entire stay in Vanuatu. This could be in the form of a sponsor letter from a host living in the country or a hotel reservation.
  • Nigerians visiting Vanuatu with pets must have an import Permit from the Vanuatu Quarantine & Inspections Service and a health certificate.
  • A return ticket to Nigeria or onward destination is needed as well.
  • On entry and exit into Vanuatu, tourists with amounts above VUV 1,000,000 will be required to declare it.
  • Travellers can get to Vanuatu from international airports in Nigeria. There are international airports in Lagos and Abuja.
  • Qatar Airways, EgyptAir and Fiji Airways are some of the airlines that fly from Nigeria to Vanuatu.
  • The estimated flight time from Lagos to Port Vila, Vanuatu is 1 day, 10 hours and from Abuja, it is 1 day, 13 hours.
  • The constitution of Vanuatu guarantees freedom of religion.  Christianity is the dominating religion in Vanuatu. However, other religions like Baha'i faith, Buddhism, Hinduism and Islam are present in the country.
  • Vanuatu Vatu is the official currency used in Vanuatu. Visitors can various banks and exchange outlets in the country to exchange their foreign currencies.
  • Mt. Yasur Volcano, Port Villa, Luganville and Mt. Benbow and Mt. Marum are some of the tourist sites in Vanuatu that tourists can visit.
  • English, French, and Bislama are the three official languages of Vanuatu. However, Bislama, which is an English Creole is the most spoken language in the country.
  • Vanuatu has a tropical and sub-tropical climate. Summer can be hot, wet and humid, and it is from November to March, while winter is from April to October.
  • Tourists are advised to budget about $60 to spend on daily expenses while in Vanuatu.
  • Special delicacies tourists can try while in Vanuatu are Flying fox, Wild pigeon, Santo beef and Poulet fish.
  • Vanuatu uses Vanuatu Standard Time (GMT+11), which puts Nigeria 10 hours behind in time.
  • The power and socket plug used in Vanuatu are of Type I. The standard voltage is 220 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.
  • Movement in Vanuatu is possible with a pickup truck, bicycle and small boats. 
  • Visitors travelling to Vanuatu are expected to be courteous and conscious of existing rules and customs as they go about their tourism-related activities.

Frequently Asked Questions

How safe is Vanuatu for tourists?
Vanuatu is a relatively safe place to visit because of its low level of petty crimes, although visitors are advised to be careful either way as earthquakes happen occasionally.
oluwatosin rowland

4 months ago

how often is earthquake?

What is the climate Vanuatu?
The climate in Vanuatu is tropical/sub-tropical, which makes the weather hot and humid depending on the time of the year.

Do I need malaria tablets for Vanuatu?

Malaria is a risk in Vanuatu. Tourists are advised to take malaria-prescribed drugs before they leave and take enough for the entire length of their trip. Follow the doctor's instructions for taking the pills because some need to be started before leaving.

When is the best time to travel to Vanuatu?

Due to Vanuatu's beautiful tropical climate, the weather is generally good all year round. Still, conditions are at their best from April to October when temperatures are low.

How can I get around in Vanuatu?
Boats, buses, rental cars, motorcycles, bicycles, and hitching are common ways to get around in Vanuatu.

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