Travel Adaptors & Info Palau

Palau is an island country in the western Pacific Ocean. It contains a cluster of over 340 islands. The inhabited islands are packed with beautiful beaches with crystal clear ocean waters where you can enjoy lots of activities like scuba diving, snorkeling, and kayaking. If you want to do something away from the beach, visit the Koror-Babeldaob Bridge and enjoy the lovely view. What about a visit to Belau National Museum to educate yourself on the history and culture of Palau? Or a stroll by the Ngardmau waterfall? It’s your call!

What plug sockets are used in Palau?

In Palau the plug sockets used are type A / B, the following pictures show the outlets and plugs needed. When travelling from the UK you will need an adapter for types A / B.

If you’re after an adapter we would suggest looking into this Multi purpose travel adapters.

Please do double check that it meets your needs.

What voltage & frequency is used in Palau?

In Palau, the standard voltage is 120 V and the frequency is 60 Hz. As Palau Uses a different voltage to the UK and the rest of Europe you will need to be careful using your appliances. On the back of your device or appliance, it will show what voltage can be used, in most cases, this will be 100-240 v at 50/60Hz meaning it will automatically adjust and work fine. However, some devices such as hairdryers, kettles, etc may not work in the same way due to high power usage. Lower power items such as USB & laptop chargers in most cases will automatically adapt. Make sure you read the information on the back of your item as you may need a step-up voltage converter that will allow you to make use of UK devices, but please always check the information on your item.