Bermuda

Bermuda

Country profile

Jump on a scooter and discover Bermuda’s delights: museums and art galleries, pink-sand beaches, balmy waters, world-class diving and water sports, plus beautiful hiking trails and impressive golf courses. Bermuda has a unique cultural mix, with African, British, North American, Portuguese and West Indian influences, making it a compelling destination.

Bermuda

KEY INFORMATION
Capital: Hamilton
Visa requirements: No visa required for stays up to 90 days, but you must book accommodation prior to travel
Time zone: GMT – 4
Language: English
Currency: Bermudian dollar
Population: 65,441
Electricity: 110V and 50Hz

Tipping policy: A 15 per cent service charge is usually added to food and beverage bills  

AIRPORTS AND FLYING TIME FROM THE UK 

Direct flights to Hamilton (average flight time: 7h): London Gatwick

TOP FIVE ATTRACTIONS
Crystal Cave
Royal Naval Dockyard
Gibbs Hill Lighthouse
Bermuda Aquarium, Museum and Zoo
National Museum of Bermuda

MAJOR EVENTS
Bermuda Restaurant Weeks, January 17 to February 3 2019
Grey Goose World Par 3 Championship, March 7-19 2019
Antigua Bermuda Yacht Race, May 8
Bermuda Heroes Weekend, June 7-17, 2019
City Food Festival, October

WEDDINGS
Couples wishing to marry in Bermuda must complete a Notice of Intended Marriage Form. Mail this to the Registrar General with a cheque for the marriage fee. Contact the Government Registrar for the latest fees and information on 441 297 7709 or 441 297 7707.

Same-sex or LGBTQ marriages are legal in Bermuda.


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