Barbados visa requirements for Tunisians

Travel and visa requirements

Barbadian Visa is not required for Tunisians

Stay Duration: 180 days

Entry Requirements

  • Tunisia nationals can visit Barbados for a duration of 180 days in Barbados without a visa.
  • Tunisians will be required to provide a passport valid for a minimum of 6 months from the date of arrival in Barbados. The passport should have at least two blank pages for stamping.
  • Tourists below the age of eighteen (18) travelling without a parent or guardian must have a letter of authorization from a parent or guardian.
  • Visitors are to provide proof of accommodation for their stay in Barbados, which could be a hotel reservation or a letter from the host who is already living in Barbados.
  • Tunisia passport holders visiting Barbados must provide a copy of their financial statement to show that they have enough money to take care of themselves for their entire stay in Barbados.
  • Intending visitors hoping to travel to Barbados can do so from any international airport in Tunisia. These airports can be found in Tunis and Sfax.
  •  Tunisair, Air France, Virgin Atlantic, British Airways and Air Antilles Express are some of the airlines that travellers can board from Tunisia to Barbados.
  • The estimated flight time from Tunis to Bridgetown, Barbados is 16 hours, 10 minutes and from Sfax, it is 1 day, 2 hours.
  • The official currency used in Barbados is the Barbadian Dollar(B$). The US Dollar is also acceptable in the country. Visitors can exchange their foreign currency at various banks and exchange outlets in the country.
  • Christianity is the dominating religion in Barbados with about 95% of the population of the country. Other religions are Islam, Hinduism, Judaism, Wicca, and Baha’i.
  • The power and socket plug used in Barbados is of Type A and B. The standard voltage is 115 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.
  • Barbados has a tropical climate and the weather is usually hot and sunny all year round, with over 3000 hours of sunshine each year. The rain comes in quick showers. The dry season lasts from January to June.
  • The official language in Barbados is English, however, Bajan is spoken majorly in an informal setting throughout the country.
  • Tourists are advised to budget about $350 BBD a day for expenses while in Barbados.
  • Some delicacies tourists can try in Barbados include, cou cou, flying fish, rice and peas, cutters, etc.
  • Visitors can move around in Barbados with buses, taxis and car rental. Also, driving is on the left side.
  • Barbados make use of the Atlantic Standard Time (GMT-4), which put Tunisia five hours ahead in time.
  • Bathsheba, Crane Beach, Barbados Wildlife Reserve and Farley Hill National Park are fascinating places in Barbados that tourists can visit while in the country.
  • Visitors in Barbados are expected to be courteous and conscious of existing rules and customs as they go about their tourism-related activities.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the best time of year to visit Barbados?

In terms of the weather, January to mid-April is the best time to visit Barbados. Although it's a couple of degrees cooler than other times of the year.

Is Barbados safe for tourists?

Barbados is generally a safe place to travel, with great beaches, fine rum, beautiful resorts, excellent dining, and the energetic nightlife of St. Lawrence Gap. Tourists should still take the necessary precautions while in the country.

Can you drink the tap water in Barbados?

The water service in Barbados is reliable and the water supply is safe and refreshing to drink. Tourists can also buy bottled water which is available at stores in the country.

Is it safe to swim in Barbados?

The beaches in Barbados are not all patrolled by lifeguards. Always use your discretion when venturing out into the water for a swim. It is always advisable to stay within your depth when swimming anywhere on the island.