Calling Sao Tome and Principe from the United States explained:
- 011 - US exit code; have to be dialed first for all international calls made from the US/Canada number plan
- 239 - international country code for Sao Tome and Principe
- US to Sao Tome and Principe international dialing format : 011 + 239 + individual phone number
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Information about country:
Sao Tome and Pripe, officially the Democratic Republic of Sao Tome and Pripe, is a Portuguese-speaking island nation in the Gulf of Guinea, off the western equatorial coast of Africa. It consists of two islands: Sao Tome and Pripe, located about 140 kilometres apart and about 250 and 225 kilometres, respectively, off the northwestern coast of Gabon. Both islands are part of an extinct volcanic mountain range. Sao Tome the sizable southern island, is situated just north of the equator. It was named in honor of Saint Thomas by Portuguese explorers who happened to arrive at the island on his feast day.