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Cape Verde visa for citizens of United Kingdom
iVisa | 4 min read | Updated on Jan 22, 2024

All travellers, except US citizens, who wish to enter Cape Verde are required to obtain a visa upon arrival. If you’re a citizen of the United Kingdom travelling to Cape Verde, then you should apply for a Cape Verde visa for citizens of the United Kingdom prior to your arrival.

Once you receive this Pre-Arrival Registration document via e-mail, you will be granted a 30-day permit to stay in the country, starting from its approval by Immigration Officers upon landing.

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Cape Verde and its beautiful islands are the perfect destination if you’re looking for a relaxing holiday, yet full of diverse outdoor activities. Have fun scuba diving, swimming or jet skiing, but also don’t miss out on stiff hikes and rhythmic nightlife. Come explore this marvellous archipelago in all its beauty!

Fill in our online application and apply now for your Cape Verde visa for citizens of the United Kingdom on iVisa.comSave time and avoid endless bureaucratic procedures and queues, get your e-visa directly via e-mail and get ready to travel!

Current advice is against all but essential travel to Cape Verde. The country is currently at Level 3 Travel Health Notice according to the CDC and invites everyone to reconsider travelling to Cape Verde and proof of health conditions will be asked upon arrival. However, if you’re from the United Kingdom and wish to travel to Cape Verde apply for a Cape Verde visa for citizens of the United Kingdom here.

COVID-19 Travelling FAQs

1. Is a vaccination required to enter the country?

A COVID-19 vaccination is recommendable, based on recent assessment of COVID-19 risks, but not mandatory.

2. Are PCR Tests required to enter the country?

Yes, unless you are fully vaccinated, you are asked to show a valid and ‘negative’ PCR test to enter the country. This must have been taken within 72 hours from flight departure to Cape Verde (necessary for all passengers aged 12 or above).

3. Quarantine required upon arrival to the country?

No, there is no quarantine requirement to enter Cape Verde.

Frecuently Asked Questions

Why apply for Cape Verde Visa for citizens of the United Kingdom?

Any citizen of the United Kingdom travelling to Cape Verde will be asked for their Pre-Arrival Registration prior to his/her arrival at the airport. The approval of this document, by Immigration Officers upon landing, will grant you a 30-day Visa, valid for . When travelling, keep it and your passport with you at all times.

What are the e-visa fees and processing times?

There are three (3) different options to apply for a Cape Verde visa for citizens of the United Kingdom:

  • Standard Processing: Received within - .
  • Rush Processing: Received within - .
  • Super Rush Processing: Received within - .

What documents do I need to apply for my Cape Verde visa for citizens of the United Kingdom?

  • Your passport scan - with at least six months validity from when you’re planning on entering Cape Verde.
  • Travel ticket.
  • One passport-sized current photo.
  • Invitation letter or accommodation details about your stay.
  • A selfie with the physical credit card used for the online payment. Only the last 4 digits of the card must be visible in the photo. Only one image per order is required to verify the payment.

Can I trust iVisa.com?

In recent years iVisa.com has proved to be a reliable ally for many travelers, helping them to overcome any difficulties encountered in the heavy burden of pre-departure procedures, helping them to clarify any doubts related to understanding and document processing procedures, simplifying departures, shortening times and avoiding unnecessary queues at the airport.

Where can I find more information?

For more information visit our website iVisa.com or contact our customer support team 24/7, via chat or email, and use our Visa Checker Tool to find out all requirements for your country of citizenship, to anywhere you wish to travel.

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Besides its stunning beaches and sunny weather, Cape Verde also has plenty of outdoor excursions for you to go on. Make sure you book a spot to go climb up the volcano Pico de Fogo, starting from the nearby city of Cha de Caldeiras. But, if you’ve landed here and don’t wish to go hiking, don’t worry: go explore: the beautiful beaches on beautiful Fogo island and all around.

Also, if you appreciate handicrafts, colourful local markets, and friendly artisans Cape Verde is perfect for you. Explore the archipelago on the vibes of local Morna music and make sure you go visit some artisans in their boutiques or listen out for someone playing in the streets or in bars. Our number one recommendation is Mindelo, famous for its live music performances and its hyped nightlife that will keep you company up to the early morning hours!

Make sure to apply for your Cape Verde visa for citizens of the United Kingdom to enjoy everything Cape Verde has to offer!

  • iVisa is NOT affiliated with any government agency. This site does not provide legal advice and we are not a law firm. None of our customer service representatives are lawyers and they also do not provide legal advice. We are a private, internet-based travel and immigration consultancy provider dedicated to helping individuals travel around the world. You may apply by yourself directly on the various government websites. The source of information: https://portalconsular.mnec.gov.cv/en/vistos

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