Car Rental in Praia


Car rental, with prices from CVE5000 for a one-day rental in a Fiat Panda to CVE20,000 for a Toyota Land Cruiser. You can also hire a cheaper 4WD – a Ford Everest runs CVE7800.
Taxi in Maio


A top driver on Maio, Bemvindo charges CVE6000 to CVE7000 for a full-day tour of the island.
Ferry in Brava

Cabo Verde Fast Ferry

Cabo Verde Fast Ferry runs between Praia, Fogo and Brava several times a week. Schedules change often, so it's best to consult the website for the latest. The journey from Fogo to Brava lasts 50 minutes and costs CV…
Ferry in Praia

Fast Ferry

Fast Ferry departs Praia several times per week for Fogo (3½ hours, CVE3350) and on to Brava (40 minutes, CVE3750). Fast Ferry also goes to São Vicente via São Nicolau, but these go irregularly (only twice a month),…
Bus Stop in Praia

Cidade Velha Colectivos

Minivans heading to Cidade Velha leave from a stop just off the main road opposite a Shell station and near the Terra Branca Market, north of Achada de Santo António. They leave from about 8am and return regularly u…
Airline in São Filipe


TACV has one to two daily flights to/from Praia, which last 30 minutes. A taxi from the airport into São Filipe (2km) costs CVE300. Boats arrive at the port, which is 3km from town (taxis charge CVE400) and looks li…
Bicycle Hire in Boa Vista

Let's Go

You can hire high-quality mountain bikes (CVE2200 for a full day) or scooters (CVE2200 for a half day) from this place on the main road, before reaching the plaza.
Airline in Sal


TACV has several flights daily to/from Praia and five weekly to São Vicente, five weekly to Boa Vista and three a week to São Nicolau.
Airline in Praia


Handy Platô office for purchasing tickets with TACV – though you can also buy them at travel agents (and sometimes avoid long waits).
Airline in São Vicente


TACV has one to two flights daily to and from Praia, one daily to Sal, two weekly to São Nicolau, and one weekly to Lisbon.