Anyone visiting Cape Verde is required to have a visa and a passport that is valid for at least 6 months after the date of travel.
Visas can be obtained for a fee from any Cape Verdean embassy or consulate (see below), in person or by mail. They can be also be purchased at any of Cape Verde’s four international airports – Sal, Boa Vista, São Vicente or Santiago. Fees range between $60-$80 USD and are subject to change.
Visas allow visitors to stay for up to 90 days and they must be used within 180 days of issue.
Embassy of the Republic of Cabo Verde
3415 Massachusetts Avenue,
NW, Washington DC 20007
Telephone: (202) 965-6820
Fax: (202) 965-1207
Consulate General of the Republic of Cabo Verde
300 Congress Street, Suite 204
Quincy, Massachusetts 02116
Telephone: (617) 353-0014
Fax: (617) 859-9798