An Exploration of South Pacific Islands Aboard the Paul Gaugin

What to Know Before You Go

PASSPORT
A valid passport is required for this trip. Be sure to check the expiration date. Your passport must be valid for six months after the conclusion of your trip. It is a good idea to carry photocopies of your passport photo page in case your passport is lost or as an additional piece of identification, as well as two extra passport photos.

VISAS
US citizens do not need visa for Fiji, Vanuatu or Bali for stays of less than 30 days. If you are a citizen of any country other than the US, check with a local consulate for entry requirements.  A tourist visa is required for US Citizens traveling to Papua New Guinea and Australia. An electronic visa can be purchased for Australia via the Australian Government website, http://www.australia-eta.org/english/, prior to travel.  If you wish assistance obtaining a visa for Papua New Guinea, please contact our office for more information on the recommended visa service, Passport Visas Express, or follow the link on the Wilderness Travel website to Passport Visas Express website.

MEDICAL
We recommend checking the Center for Disease Control at www.cdc.gov should you have any international health concerns.

INOCULATIONS
No inoculations are currently required for entry into any country visited on this itinerary.