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Tourist E-Visa Single Entry to Papua New Guinea

Tourist E-Visa Single Entry, a document that ultimately allowed travellers for a limited period of leisure travel in PNG, however no business, commercial, or paid activity is permitted.

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Tourist E-Visa Single Entry to Papua New Guinea

Tourist E-Visa Single Entry, a document that ultimately allowed travellers for a limited period of leisure travel in PNG, however no business, commercial, or paid activity is permitted.

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We need your citizenship as input.

To provide information regarding your eligibility & applicable fees, please select your citizenship.


Quick facts about Papua New Guinea tourist e-visa?

Tourism is a budding industry in Papua New Guinea, but there are attractions for potential tourists that include (music, markets, festivals, swimming, surfing, hiking, fishing, and the rare flora and fauna). Each year Papua New Guinea receives a growing number of tourists.Papua New Guinea’s society is highly complex, as evidenced by the country's presence of more than 800 languages. Cultural forms of speech-painting, dancing, singing, ornamentation, architecture, and more-differ widely throughout the nation. Surfing can be enjoyed throughout the whole year. PNG's southern side contains areas like Hula Beach (100 km from Port Moresby), Milne Bay, Bougainville, and East New Britain that can be surfed between June and September.

Papua men using traditional cloth

The Papua New Guinea tourist e-visa is a short-term visa granted for tourism reasons. This type of visa is only granted for recreation, sight-seeing, meeting friends/relatives.

The following nationalities are eligible for the Papua New Guinea tourist e-visa:

Africa:

Lesotho, Mauritius, Namibia, Rwanda, Seychelles, Zambia, Reunion, South Africa,Botswana, Kenya

Asia

Macau, Japan.

Central America

Bahamas, Belize, Grenada, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Trinidad and Tobago, Aruba, Curacao, Guadeloupe, Puerto Rico, Sint Maarten, US Virgin Islands, Antigua and Barbuda,Barbados, Dominica, Jamaica, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.

Central Asia

Russia.

Europe

Cyprus, Malta, United Kingdom, Austria, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Estonia, France, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Latvia, Lithuania, Monaco, Netherlands, Poland, Romania, San Marino, Spain, Sweden, Andorra, Belgium, Croatia, Denmark, Finland,Germany,Holy See, Ireland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Norway, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, and Switzerland.

Middle East

Israel.

North America

Canada, United States of America, and Mexico.

Oceania

Australia, Fiji, Kiribati, Nauru, Samoa, Tonga, American Samoa, French Polynesia, Guam, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, New Caledonia, Palau, Tuvalu, Vanuatu, New Zealand, and Solomon Islands.

South America

Guyana, Chile, Brazil, Uruguay, Peru, Ecuador, and Argentina.

South Asia

India, Maldives.

Southeast Asia

Vietnam, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Brunei, Indonesia, Philippines, South Korea, and Taiwan.

The Papua New Guinea government charges 50 USD for a PNG visa fee. Our visa widget will help you to find out the visa cost. A service cost of $10 USD will be additionally charged by us to helping you to acquire your visa.

A Papua New Guinea tourist e-visa is valid for 60 days from the date of issue. The Visa may be extended only equal period.

The maximum number of days you can stay in Papua New Guinea is 60 days it determined by the validity and type of the visa, the applicant, and the nationality.

A passport should have at least six months’ validity at the time the application is made for the granting of the Tourist e-Visa

For Papua New Guinea tourist e-visa, the following documents are needed:

  1. Provide a copy of your travel document bio data page.(The following types of files can be added as an attachment: .png, .gif, .jpeg, .doc, .docx, .xlsx, .pptx, .txt, .xml, .pdf)

The applicant can enter Papua New Guinea by using the Papua New Guinea tourist e-visa at any one of the following international airports. Jacksons International Airport, Port Moresby.

No. The Papua New Guinea tourist e-visa must be obtained prior to your entry into Papua New Guinea.

The traveler should carry a copy of the Visa PNG with them at the time of entry into PNG.

The southern cassowary is a large bird - close up cassowaries bird

No. A Visa PNG is not valid for employment. You must apply for a regular visa to work in PNG.

Travelers with dual or multiple citizenships must choose which nationality and passport to use on their trip.

Yes. However, travelers applying for a Visa PNG must apply using the passport of the eligible country.

No. You cannot apply online if you do not have a valid passport from an eligible country with at least Six months validity. Visa PNG is also not available to diplomatic/official passport holders or laissez-passer/international travel document holders.

No. The applicant will receive an electronic visa, which does not require anything to be stamped prior to travel. All visas are sent via email. The applicant should print out a copy of their visa before they travel and bring it with them to the port of entry.

When using a Visa PNG, you can use it for recreation/sight-seeing, meeting friends/relatives.

The applicant must prove the purpose of travel by presenting the valid passport.

No. Upon approval, Click2Visas will send the applicant their Visa PNG via email in PDF format.

No. Only citizens from eligible countries can apply for the Visa PNG. Use our visa widget to see you qualify for the Visa PNG.

Yes, all travelers need to have a valid Visa PNG before traveling to PNG.

No, the validity period of the Visa PNG begins from the date specified on their application. The traveler can enter PNG on any date within this period.

No. The Visa PNG is just a landing authorization. It is up to Papua New Guinea’s customs authorities to allow entry to a traveler upon arrival.