The official São Tomé and Príncipe currency is the Dobra (STN). 1 USD is the equivalent of 20.77 STN.
The official São Tomé and Príncipe language is Portuguese.
The main religion in São Tomé and Príncipe is Roman Catholicism (more than half of the country). The rest of them are Protestant.
The best time to visit these tiny islands is from mid-June to mid-September, during the dry season. You wouldn’t want it to rain every day during your São Tomé and Príncipe holidays, would you?
There is no visa required if your stay is shorter than 15 days.
There are no officially required vaccines for entering São Tomé and Príncipe. But for your own safety, it is recommended to have your routine vaccines in order and to get vaccinated against Hepatitis A and B and typhoid before your trip here.
You can get your SIM card in São Tomé City (São Tomé) and in Santo Antonio (Príncipe). The most popular provider is CST and you can buy your SIM in their official shops in the city.