Etiquette in Tonga

Tonga is located in the South Pacific Ocean and has a population of 103,036 people.

The nation is a unitary parliamentary constitutional monarchy.

The official languages of Tonga are Tongan and English.

Residents follow Christianity.

The currency of Tonga is the pa’anga.

Greetings Etiquette

Professionals will usually shake hands. Greetings between women may be a sniff kiss on the cheek. Men and women may simply nod to one another.

Dress Etiquette

Women should never bare their shoulders or knees and should never wear anything other than a long skirt. Foreign men are expected to wear khakis and collared shirts.