Visa and Immigration Procedures to Kiribati
Visitors need to have passports with a validity of at least 6 months, return or onward air tickets and also show proof of sufficient funds to cover expenses during their stay. All visitors departing Kiribati are required by law to pay a departure tax of 20 Australian Dollars. Children of under the age of two years and visitors on transit who remain at the airport are exempted from this tax.
Things/Items Allowed into Kiribati
Visitors are allowed to import without customs duty 200 sticks of individual cigarettes or 250 grams of tobacco products and no more than 2 bottles of alcohol. Medicine(s) can only be brought in with a doctor's prescription.
Things/Items Forbidden out of Kiribati
• Dangerous Weapons
• Endangered Plants and Animals
Things/Items Forbidden into Kiribati
• Dangerous Weapons
Voice of Travelers to Kiribati
Lecture visit to Kiribati
I am Pankaj, Professor of Sociology from Kansas State University. I visited Kiribati last week to give a lecture on the Ancient Asian Culture at the University of South Pacific. This was the first time to travel to Kiribati was excited by the prospect of a new travel experience to Kiribati. A referral from a friend got me the cheapest ticket to Kiribati, I searched the reffered site and the ticket to Kiribati was on a 5% off for any ticket bought. Nauru Airlines had the cheapest ticket compared to other airlines. I didn't need a visa, only a valid passport, air ticket and accomodation ticket were required by the immigration. Few days later, I was Nauru Airline flight to Kiribati. The travel experience was brilliant and i am visiting Kiribati again next summer and i will absolutely purchase a Nauru ticket.
Wedding trip to Kiribati
I am Ian from Georgia. A couple of years ago, I and my fiancee attended a family friend's wedding in Kiribati. I would advise a potential couple to give Kiribati a try. We searched online for the cheapest ticket weeks prior to our departure to Kiribati for the wedding and the cheapest ticket to Kiribati was by Nauru Airlines. One of the travel agents had advised us that ticket to Kiribati is cheap six weeks before your travel time and that it is advisable to purchase your ticket weeks before traveling. As a couple traveling to Kiribati, the airline offered us a 20% off the ticket we bought. The travel experience to Kiribati was amazing, friendly attendants, great food and drinks.
Kiribati Travelers' Frequently Asked Questions
Q. What is the weather like in Kiribati?
A. Kiribati experiences tropical climate with two seasons, a rainy season and dry season. The dry season is from December to February and from June to mid-September with low humidity while the rainy season is from March to May and from August to November. During this time, there is high humidity resulting in a warmer weather. Generally, visitors are advised to wear lightweight cotton clothing throughout the year with umbrella or raincoat in case of sudden rain.
Q. What are the outdoor activities to do in Kiribati?
A. Various outdoor activities are offered in Kiribati. For instance, snorkeling and diving are very popular because the water is so beautiful. Activities such as bird watching and fishing are also fun to try out if you have never experienced them before.
Kiribati - Direct Flights to Major Airports
Airports handling direct flights toBonriki International Airport•Marshalls Islands International Airport (Marshalls Islands)
Flight Routes to Kiribati
Bonriki International Airport is a commercial international airport located in South Tarawa, the capital of Kiribati, and serves as the main gateway to Kiribati. The Airport is the headquarters of Coral Sun Airways and Air Kiribati. Airlines like Nauru Airlines, Fiji Airways and Air Marshall Islands have direct flights to Kiribati.