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 Tristan da Cunha - General Info

Time Zone

UTC

Opening Hours

All Government Departments, including the Island Store, are open: Mon/Thursday 08:00-12:30 & 13:30-16:00 (08:30-16:30 in winter), Friday 08:00-13:00 (08:30-14:30 in winter).

Money

GBP £ Sterling.

US$ and SA Rand can be exchanged; cash or travellers cheques only.

Credit cards and personal cheques are not accepted.

Communications

International dialing code for Tristanda Cunha is +290.

TS2 provides Tristan da Cunha new mobile services. BGAN deliver seamless network coverage across most of the world's landmass. Users are able to get broadband wherever they go, not just in major cities or airports. BGAN is currently accessible in Tristan da Cunha, Europe, Africa, the Middle East, Asia, North and South America.

Publications

IMRAY AND ADLARD COLES PILOT BOOKS are available at a discounted price for Noonsite.com users via World Cruising Club

South Atlantic Circuit
By Tom Morgan
Publisher: Imray, Laurie Norie & Wilson - 1st Edition 2002
ISBN 13: 9789541900338

Havens & Anchorages: A companion to the South Atlantic circuit for the South American coast
By Tom Morgan
Publisher: On Board Publications (2002)
ISBN-13: 978-0954190040

South Atlantic Islands
Free download from the RCC Pilotage Foundation Website
By Pete Hill (2010)

Official Website

Tristan da Cunha A useful fact based website about the island.

Update History

May 2017: Formalities updated and other minor changes.
November 2015: Formalities checked.
May 2015: Publications checked
August 2013: Clearance updated.

Noonsite welcomes information and updates especially regarding clearance, customs and immigration procedures from cruisers visiting this country.
Please E-mail noonsite with any new information, updates or corrections. Even just a short email confirming that the current data is accurate would be most helpful.

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