Currency Cape Verdean escudo is used for payments in the Cape Verde islands.
International code is ECV.
Banknotes are issued in the value from 200 to 5000.
Coins from 1 to 100 escudo.
The value of the currency is tightly tied to Euro, in the exchange rate 1 EUR = 110,265 ECV
To exchange money, you may use local exchange offices or banks, possible hotels.
Usual banks’ and exchange offices’ opening hours are from 8:00 to 14:00.
It is possible to pay by card in hotels and large shops (VISA is more typical)
Pictures of Cape Verde banknotes