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$69.03 Day Trips & Excursions

Full Day Island Tour, Sao Vicente

Tours begin with a pick up at your hotel and end with a drop off. Begin in the lively, colorful city of Mindelo at Praca Nova, see and hear about historical places where the people of São Vicente frequent.Travel along Avenida Marginal to Praia d Bote, Diogo Afonso, Belem Tower, and Fish Market, arrive at African Market, then take a stroll on to Church Square where the first community was established, head on to the Municipal Market* where an array of colorful fruits, vegetables can be seen.Take a scenic drive to Monte Verde, 750m or 2,460ft, the highest peak in Sao Vicente, here you will observe the greenest and most fertile place on the island, as most of it is claylike, you will have the opportunity to take wonderful pictures of the breathtaking panoramic views of the city and beaches that outline the outskirts of the island.Head to the town of Salamansa*, this is a charming fishing town, which we feel many have forgotten, the people are always happy to welcome guests!From Salamansa, we will ride to Baia das Gatas, this beach is one that is frequented by the locals during the weekends, looking for an escape from the hustle and bustle of the city, it is also home of the world famous international music festival, Baia das Gatas, an annual festival which occurs every August and bring artists and visitors from all corners of the world. Here you may take a dip in the clear blue lagoon.We will then head to North Baia, a small community, the beach here is sweeping of majestic white sand dunes.If you love plants, trees, vegetables, and agriculture, you will love the journey to our next stop, Calhau. Calhau is a small farming and fishing village also home of Vulcao Viana, an extinct volcano, there are several walking trails to reach the peak. We will stop to enjoy a delicious meal! Head to Valley of Calhau where we will see vegetation, animals, water water wells, windmills, and traditional farming.* If you would like to donate any fruits, vegetables, school supplies or gently used clothing to families in the village of Salamansa please plan to bring these items on our tour or you may purchase fresh produce when we visit the Municipal Market

$115.25 Water Sports

2-Hour Kitesurfing Lesson on Boa Vista Island

Discover the joy of kite flying with a twist. Experience the exhilaration of this land-based sport. Choose from beginner courses or advanced depending on your level of experience. Benefit from an introduction to kite boarding techniques, wind windows and safety rules. Practice with 2/3 lines for first-timers before moving onto the inflatable kites. All equipment (harness, helmet, kite, protective gear and board) is included. Expect a beautiful beach with glorious white sand and clear water. And Turtle Beach, where the famous Loggerhead turtles make their annual egg-laying pilgrimage, is great for wave sailing due to its location on the edge of the bay with wind buffeting the island (plus you might get a rare treat and see some turtles!) Spend the day enjoying the sun, sand and beach. Take in the unspoiled beauty of Cape Verde. Expect the most intense winds between January and March. Qualify for you IKO Kite-Boarder Certification Card. Cape Verde is an unspoiled gem and to go kite surfing here is a great way to explore the island!

$40.34 Tours & Sightseeing

E-Bike Tours in Boa Vista, Cape Verde

Tour start from our center at Hotel iberostar in direction to Rabil village to stop in the pottery factory and them to see the local church. After we pedal in direction to Fundo de Figueiras village and Deserto de Viana. 2 hours of bike tour to 35€ (a very competitive price).All you need to bring with you on e-bike tours is a hat, some sun protection, and your thirst for exploration.Our bicycle tours include: • Quality e-bikes that help you easily traverse the Boa Vista terrain (big hills, soft sand, rocky terrain, sand dunes) • A reliable helmet and a security pack to help you feel safe at all times • An immense feeling of freedom and relief, as riding e-bikes is not tiring at all • Guaranteed comfort ensured by the e-bikes • An e-bike design that makes sure you don’t break a sweat when riding through nature • A healthy way to visit the Boa Vista natural highlights • Experienced guides who will tell you everything you need to know about the history, environment and culture of the island.