Holiday Guide for Cape Verde in 2020

Cape Verde 2020
Cape Verde
2020

Cape Verde information

Coronavirus Notice There are no commercial flights out of Cape Verde.
Coronavirus: Travel status Domestic sea travel, excluding Santiago, is ongoing. Air travel restrictions remain in place at least through June 30. Cape Verde Travel Guide

Population: 531,239
Capital: Praia
Calling Code: (238)
Time Zone: -1 UTC
Currency: Cape Verdean escudo
Language: Portuguese

Weather in Praia

Summary: Humid and partly cloudy throughout the day.
Temperature: 25.75°c
Wind speed: 4.97kph
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Cape Verde List of National Holidays in Cape Verde in 2020

New Year's Day


New Year's Day

Cape Verde: New Year's Day is a public holiday in all countries that observe the Gregorian calendar, with the exception of Israel

Democracy Day

 Long Weekend! 
Democracy Day

Cape Verde: Democracy Day in Cape Verde celebrates the first democratic elections that took place on January 13th 1991

Heroes' Day

 Long Weekend! 
Heroes' Day

Cape Verde: Anniversary of the assassination of Amílcar Cabral on 20 January 1973

Labour Day

 Long Weekend! 
Labour Day

Cape Verde: This holiday is most commonly associated as a commemoration of the achievements of the labour movement

Youth Day

 Long Weekend! 
Youth Day

Cape Verde: A day to honour the importance of youth in the future prosperity of Cape Verde

Independence Day


Independence Day

Cape Verde: Marks Cape Verde's independence from Portugal on July 5th 1975

Assumption Day


Assumption Day

Cape Verde: The Feast of the Assumption is the principal feast of the Blessed Virgin, the mother of Jesus Christ

All Saints' Day


All Saints' Day

Cape Verde: Pope Boniface IV dedicated the day as a holiday to honour the Blessed Virgin Mary and all martyrs

Christmas Day

 Long Weekend! 
Christmas Day

Cape Verde: Christmas celebrates the Nativity of Jesus which according to tradition took place on December 25th 1 BC