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Welcome to Cape Verde!

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General Information

The official language of Cape Verde is Portuguese.

The national currency of Cape Verde is Cape Verdean escudo (CVE).

1 CVE equals  .
equals  CVE.

Location

Cape Verde

The distance from to Cape Verde is miles or km. The estimated travel time is .

Climate and Travel Season

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Safety

Dial 132 to call the police in Cape Verde.

LGBT

Cape Verde has a score of -2 in the SPARTACUS Gay Travel Index. Cape Verde ranks #95 worldwide.

Travel Vaccinations

All travelers to Cape Verde should be up-to-date on the following vaccines:

  • Measles
  • Routine vaccines

Moreover, the following travel vaccines/medicines are recommended because there is a risk of these diseases in Cape Verde:

  • Hepatitis A
  • Typhoid

The following vaccines/medicines might be needed depending on where and how long you are staying. Please consult your doctor.

  • Hepatitis B
  • Malaria
  • Rabies
  • Yellow Fever
Visa Information

A visa might be required to travel to this country.

Make sure your passport is valid for your intended period of stay. Some countries even require your passport to be valid for six months beyond the intended date of departure.

Power Plugs

You likely need a power plug adapter in Cape Verde to use your electronic devices from .

The voltage in Cape Verde differs from the voltage in . You may need a voltage converter to be able to use your devices.

In Cape Verde, the standard voltage is 220 V and the frequency is 50 Hz. The following power plugs are used:

  • Type C
  • Type F
Weather

The temperature difference between Cape Verde and is °F / °C. Make sure you pack the right clothes.

No precipitation throughout the week.

Date Temperature Humidity Precipitation
Fri November 08 75–79°F  /  24–26°C 75% 6%
Sat November 09 75–78°F  /  24–26°C 77% 3%
Sun November 10 76–79°F  /  24–26°C 79% 5%
Mon November 11 76–79°F  /  24–26°C 79% 6%
Tue November 12 75–79°F  /  24–26°C 80% 5%
Wed November 13 75–78°F  /  24–25°C 79% 1%
Thu November 14 75–79°F  /  24–26°C 78% 6%
Fri November 15 75–79°F  /  24–26°C 78% 4%

Sunrise and Sunset

The sun rises at 06:37 am and sets at 06:05 pm. This equates to 11.5 hours of daylight.

When the sun rises in Cape Verde, it is in . When the sun sets in Cape Verde, it is in .

Taxi

Sorry, we do not have any information on taxi prices in Cape Verde.

Car Rental

International driving permits are recognized in Cape Verde.

Right-hand traffic, keep to the right side of the road. Keep this in mind when renting a car!

The price of one liter of gasoline is approximately 118.00 CVE in Cape Verde.

Landmarks and Activities

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Food/Drink

The minimum age to purchase alcohol in Cape Verde is 18.

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Tipping Etiquette

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Travel Scams

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