As of 1 January 2019, the government of the Republic of Cape Verde exempts citizens of 61 countries from visa requirements for stays up to 90 days. An online declaration a few days before arrival is still required via the E.A.S.E. form. Payment of an AirportSecurity Fee is required.
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Assistance in obtaining the E.A.S.E Visa for Cape Verde 🇨🇻
The e-Visa (pre-registration) is only available for foreigners over 2 years old arriving at one of the 4 international airports:
- Boa Vista
- São Vicente
Maximum 30, 60 or 90 days
in Cape Verde
59 € per traveler
- Mandatory for travellers over 2 years old
- Yellow fever vaccination recommended
- Airport security tax of CVE 3400 included
- Arrival by air only
- No quarantine on arrival
List of nationalities
All of the following nationalities are exempt from the Cape Verde visa requirement for the indicated lengths of stay, but must still complete an online E.A.S.E. pre-registration(e-Visa style).
90-day visa waiver
🇧🇫 Burkina Faso
🇨🇮 Ivory Coast
🇭🇰 Hong Kong
🇳🇬 Nigeria (Nigerians currently have difficulty obtaining an EASE on the internet)
🇸🇱 Sierra Leone
60-day visa waiver
30-day visa waiver
🇪🇺 European Union (27 countries including France and Belgium)
🇬🇧 United Kingdom
🇸🇲 San Marino
Use the module below to determine if your nationality requires an EASE permit to travel to Cape Verde. If you are unsure, please use the website chat.
Authorities issue documents without significant delay
EASE in a nutshell
|Time to obtain||48 hours|
|Length of stay||Up to 90 days, depending on nationality|
|Airport tax||31 €|
For a trip to Cape Verde, the E.A.S.E. online pre-registration is a mandatory step for international travellers over two years old going to Cape Verde. The registration concerns all nationalities normally exempted from visa for a certain duration of stay and allows to arrive in four international airports: Boa Vista, Praia, Sal, São Vicente and to stay in Cape Verde for a maximum of 90 days.
The price of this document, which is often compared to an electronic visa (EASE) Cape Verde, is 59 € per traveler, the mandatory airport security tax being included in the price of this EASE Cape Verde. We advise you to make the request 3 days before your arrival on the island. We will actually submit it just before you enter the Cape Verdean territory.
When to go to Cape Verde?
The dry period is ideal to visit Cape Verde, it extends from November to June. It is a very popular destination for teleworkers, all year round.
Places to visit in Cape Verde
Santa Luzia is a protected nature reserve and only those authorised by the Ministry of the Environment have access. However, you can participate in turtle monitoring camps organised by the NGO Biosfera 1, by reservation only.
In the heart of the island, discover the Viana desert. Fine sand, groves of stunted acacias, it is impossible to get lost. We advise you to go there very early in the morning or late in the afternoon to enjoy the charm of this pocket desert.
Accompanied by a guide, observe lemon sharks in the calm waters of Santa Maria. Thrills guaranteed! The green lung of the archipelago offers a rich vegetation. Banana plantations, papayas, rum factories and hikes will enliven your stay on theisland of Santo Antão.
- Official country name: Republic of Cape Verde
- Location: West Africa, Atlantic Ocean
- Capital city: Praia
- Area: 4,033 km2
- Language: Portuguese
- Currency: Cape Verdean escudo
- Climate: Tropical dry and hot
- Time zone: UTC -1
Health: No vaccinations are required. The yellow fever vaccine is compulsory if you are transiting through Dakar, a compulsory vaccine in Senegal.