Fast Facts: Swaziland
Below are some of the most common questions from our travelers.
Swaziland's climate is very moderate, ranging from subtropical to temperate depending on the altitude. June through September are cool and dry. October through May tend to be warm and wet. Take a sweater for evenings and elevations.
U.S. and Canadian citizens need a valid passport, proof of onward passage and proof of sufficient funds.
Malaria is present in Swaziland. See your doctor about obtaining Malaria suppressants and vaccinations for cholera, typhoid and hepatitis. There is a high incidence of AIDS in Swaziland. Avoid swimming in the freshwater rivers and lakes, parasites are present.
The currency in Swaziland is the Lilangeni. One American dollar is worth approximately 6 Lilangeni.
Shop for carvings, beadwork, calabashes, drums, battle axes, walking sticks, batiks, mats, gemstones, potter, artificial flowers made from natural materials, clothing, and caftans.
230 volts. Plug
M. You will need a voltage converter and plug adapter in order
to use U.S. appliances. We recommend getting a universal adapter
and converter kit. Click here
for more information about electrical standards around the world.
See our blog post on using your cell phone abroad.