Passport and visa information for your visit to São Tomé

Planning a holiday in São Tomé? Find out more about passport and visa information for your visit to São Tomé. 

For UE residents:

Holders of certain European Union Passports/Travel Documents do not need a visa to travel to São Tomé and stay in the country of up to 15 days without visa.

For US residents:

A valid passport entitles North American Citizens to a 15 days stay in São Tomé.

For Angolan National

For Rwandan National

get free visas with 90 days validity

Tourist visas to São Tomé for other countries:

If you are visiting São Tomé as a tourist and are a citizen of a non-EU country, you may need a visa. A visa is a permit to travel to and stay in a country for a limited period. More information and requirements for visa applications can be found here

Citizens of other countries can also check with a Saotomeam diplomatic representative in their home country.