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Bonaire Travel Information

The Basics


GMT -4


The electrical current is 127 volts, 50Hz. Some electrical devices may require a transformer.


The international dialling code for Bonaire is +599. Hotels, cafes and restaurants offering free wifi are available in tourist centred areas. As international roaming costs can be high, purchasing a local prepaid SIM card can be a cheaper option.

Duty Free

Visitors to Bonaire over the age of 15 may bring with them up to 200 cigarettes/100 cigarillos/50 cigars/250g of tobacco, two litres of wine or spirits, gifts up to a value of USD500, and an unlimited quantity of perfume.

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