Filipino citizens must have a valid Philippine passport to travel to Sao Tome and Principe. A visa is also required prior to traveling since visa on arrival has been cancelled.
It is also mandatory for travelers to get a yellow fever vaccination before traveling.
At present there is no embassy or consular office of Sao Tome and Principe in the Philippines. All Filipino travelers who intend to travel to Sao Tome and Principe must contact the embassy in Taipei for visa requirements and procedure.
Embassy of the Democratic Republic of Sao Tome and Principe
Address: 3/F Sao Tomean Embassy
18 Chi-lin Road, Taipei
Telephone: (+886) (2) 2511 4111
Fax: (+886) (2) 2511 6255