Do not travel to Cabo Verde due to COVID-19.
Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 3 Travel Health Notice for Cabo Verde due to COVID-19.
Travelers to Cabo Verde may experience border closures, airport closures, travel prohibitions, stay at home orders, business closures, and other emergency conditions within Cabo Verde due to COVID-19. Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 in Cabo Verde.
Exercise Increased Caution In:
Read the country information page.
If you decide to travel to Cabo Verde:
Praia – Exercise Increased Caution
Violent crime, such as burglary, armed robbery, and assault, occurs in Praia.
Last Update: Reissued with updates to COVID-19 information.