Getting to Boavista is possible from many European cities, with direct and stopover flights. The island is COVID-FREE and the airport will reopen on 1 July 2020. The possible routes and combinations for Boavista and Cape Verde are listed below. The routes are constantly evolving, we recommend visiting the website of the airline operating from your country and the international flights booking websites.
Upon arrival, no vaccines are required. The entry visa has been abolished for citizens of Schengen countries, therefore also England (in addition to other European countries). It has been replaced with a 1 month free tourist permit since arrival in the country. At the passport control, is required to pay the airport security fee, € 31 for each adult and child over 2 years, payable in cash or credit card.
The tourist tax is € 2 per person per day, up to a maximum of 10 days, to be paid directly to the manager of the facility where you will be staying. When booking with an agency, these practices are normally included in the booking.
For those wishing to pay in advance or visit the country for more than 30 days (or come for work), you can fill in the online pre-registration directly on the website www.ease.gov.cv, or request assistance from the embassy of Cape Verde of your country.