United Kingdom Tourist Visa For Sao Tome and Principe (15 Day Visa Free Period)

This page provides visa information for UK Citizens wanting to travel to Sao Tome and Principe.

Important Information

UK citizens are granted a visa-free stay of 15 days in Sao Tome and Principe. If you wish to stay longer, you will be required to apply for a visa before you arrive.

Is this visa the right one for me?

This visa can be used for tourist travel to Sao Tome and Principe only. Business activities are not allowed. Tourist activities include:

  • Holidays
  • Sightseeing or Packpacking
  • Visiting Family or Friends
  • Unpaid Sports/Music/Dance Roles
  • Attending a Wedding or Funeral
  • Religious Purposes
  • Medical Treatments


The information found here is based on the response provided by the Sao Tomean embassy. We recommend you always double check the latest information directly with the embassy before you travel. If you wish to travel for longer than the visa-free period, you should speak to the Sao Tomean embassy directly on +3227348966.

Travel Requirements

In order to travel to Sao Tome and Principe there are a few requirements. Click on the icon below to learn more about each one.

Visa Not Required

Citizens of the United Kingdom can enter Sao Tome and Principe without a visa for up to 15 days.


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