Requirements for Entry:
World Health Organization (WHO) card if arriving on flights from Senegal or other West African countries
Visas: Two types of visas are available: a single-entry visa valid for up to 90 days or a multiple-entry visa valid for five years. You can apply for a visa at the Cabo Verdean Embassy in Washington, D.C. Please see their website for the most up-to-date visa requirements. You may also apply for a visa upon arrival at one of the country’s four international airports:
Nelson Mandela International Airport
Cesaria Evora Airport
Amilcar Cabral International Airport
Aristides Pereira International Airport
We strongly advise being prepared to pay in U.S. currency.
The U.S. Department of State is unaware of any HIV/AIDS entry restrictions for visitors to or foreign residents of Cabo Verde.