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Welcome to São Tomé and Príncipe!

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General Information

The official language of São Tomé and Príncipe is Portuguese.

The national currency of São Tomé and Príncipe is Dobra (STN).

1 STN equals  .
equals  STN.

Location

São Tomé and Príncipe

The distance from to São Tomé and Príncipe is miles or km. The estimated travel time is .

Climate and Travel Season

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Safety

Unfortunately, we cannot provide any information on criminality in São Tomé and Príncipe.

LGBT

Unfortunately, we cannot provide any information on gay-friendliness in São Tomé and Príncipe.

Travel Vaccinations

All travelers to São Tomé and Príncipe 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 São Tomé and Príncipe:

  • Hepatitis A
  • Malaria
  • Typhoid

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

  • Yellow Fever
  • Hepatitis B
  • Rabies
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 São Tomé and Príncipe to use your electronic devices from .

The voltage in São Tomé and Príncipe differs from the voltage in . You may need a voltage converter to be able to use your devices.

In São Tomé and Príncipe, 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 São Tomé and Príncipe and is °F / °C. Make sure you pack the right clothes.

Looks like it's pretty rainy in São Tomé and Príncipe. Don't forget waterproof clothing!

Light rain tomorrow through next Friday.

Date Temperature Humidity Precipitation
Fri November 08 80–84°F  /  27–29°C 80% 32%
Sat November 09 79–84°F  /  26–29°C 85% 82%
Sun November 10 79–84°F  /  26–29°C 88% 93%
Mon November 11 79–81°F  /  26–27°C 87% 98%
Tue November 12 78–83°F  /  26–28°C 87% 28%
Wed November 13 80–85°F  /  27–29°C 84% 60%
Thu November 14 80–83°F  /  27–28°C 89% 77%
Fri November 15 80–84°F  /  27–29°C 89% 84%

Sunrise and Sunset

The sun rises at 05:15 am and sets at 05:20 pm. This equates to 12.1 hours of daylight.

When the sun rises in São Tomé and Príncipe, it is in . When the sun sets in São Tomé and Príncipe, it is in .

Taxi

Sorry, we do not have any information on taxi prices in São Tomé and Príncipe.

Car Rental

International driving permits are recognized in São Tomé and Príncipe.

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

Landmarks and Activities

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Food/Drink

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Tipping Etiquette

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Travel Scams

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