The official currency of Cabo Verde Escudo is the Cape Verdean Escudo, pegged to the euro with the following quotation: 1 EUR = 110.265 CVE

Information on exchange rates with other world currencies are available on the official Cabo Verde Central Bank site at

In Cabo Verde banks are open Monday to Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

In addition to the payments available in cash it is also common to accept Euros or US Dollars. It is also commonly accepted payment via debit / credit cards, including Visa and MasterCard, both at ATM terminals, which are being installed across the territory, and in automatic payment terminals, especially in hotels, rent-a-car establishments and the duty-free shops.