A list of essential information about Tonga, including language, currency, visa requirements, time zone, dialling code and emergency numbers.
Language: Tongan, English
Currency: Tongan Pa’anga (TOP) – check latest exchange rates on xe.com
Visas: Free / 30-day issued at border with proof of onward travel; see visa requirements for more details
Time zone: GMT +13
Dialling code: 676
Emergency codes: Police 922 , Medical 933, Fire 911
Capital city: Nuku’alofa, Tongatapu
Tipping: Not expected
Insurance: We recommend travel insurance from WorldNomads.com – available in over 150 countries.
Electricity: 240V/50hz. Tonga uses the below AC power plug and socket. We recommend the OREI travel adaptor. It works in over 150 countries and includes a USB charger.