Travel Advice for Guam
Guam
Capital: Agana

Time Zone GMT + 10
Telephone
Services
Country Code: 671
IDD: International Direct Dialling is NOT available
Outgoing Code: International calls must go through the operator
Emergency
Telephone
Numbers
All services - 911.
Tourist
Information
Guam Visitors Bureau, PO Box 3520, 401 Paci San Vitores Rd, Tumon, Agań, Guam 96911 Tel: 646 5278/9 Fax: 646 8861.
Passport
Information
Valid passport required by all except those entering directly from the USA, As for the USA.
Visa
Information
See USA Entry.
Health
Information
Polio, Typhoid: Vaccination recommended.
Food
& Drink
Water is untreated and not safe to drink.
Currency US Dollar (US$) = 100 cents.
Credit cards are widely accepted. Travellers cheques in US dollars can be exchanged.
ATM availability: Over 30 locations.
Cost of
Living
Appropriate to all tastes and budget.
Languages English and Chamorro. Japanese and Tagalog also spoken.
Weather Tropical climate with rains July - Nov.
Electricity 120 Volts AC 60 Hz.
Post Up to 2 weeks.
Transport BUS: A reasonable bus service is available on a limited number of routes.
TAXI: Fare are metered.
CAR HIRE: Available from most major companies.
DOCUMENTATION: AN IDP is required.
Special
Information
Guam's tourist industry is geared towards the Japanese market; which make up 80% of visitors. As a result other travellers will observe an abundance of Japanese customs in the tourist areas. Usual social courtesies should be applied.