Enjoy Cape Verdean music, while exploring the magnificent islands of Cape Verde.
The island of Santo Antao is the 2nd largest and the most mountainous island of Cape Verde. It’s an important trade island that produces various natural products from fruits, to vegetables, to its famous sugar cane rum, Grog. Santo Antao has become famous for its eco-tourism, because of its steep and deep walking roads that bring breathtaking views where you’ll be literally above the clouds.
Sao Vicente is an island with a beautiful panoramic view of the city and the bay. The cosmopolitan city of Mindelo is known as the most cultural island of Cape Verde, because of its beauty. The city of Mindelo is an ideal place to experience the Cape Verdean culture, due to its colourful and lively carnival in February, the famous music festival of Baia das Gatas in the month of August, folkloric parties and the hospitality of its inhabitants.
Santa Luzia is an uninhabited island that can be visited from São Vicente.
São Nicolau is an island with rich green hills, long beaches and beautiful villages such as, Praia Branca, with brightly colored houses that can be seen from afar, Juncalinho, that lies in a stunning location with a unique church, and the charming capital of Ribeira Brava, with colonial atmosphere and beautiful trading houses. Besides the beautiful nature, such as Monte Gordo and beautiful walking roads that Sao Nicolau has to offer, it’s also a great island for bird watching and fishing.
The island of Sal is a true sun and beach holiday destination for non-Cape Verdeans and Cape Verdean immigrants. Due to the uprising of many tourists and property investment from various European countries, Sal has become literally their 2nd home. The city of Santa Maria is the perfect tourist destination with an unprecedented beautiful beach with heavenly clear blue seawater, where many professional windsurfers demonstrate their skills. The island of Sal has it all!
The Island of Boavista is surrounded with 34 miles of solely breathtaking beaches with its magnificent blue sea sight. Therefore the name Boavista truly takes its honor, since it literally means beautiful sight. On the island of Boavista you’ll find beautiful resorts, spectacular dunes that makes you think of the Sahara. With this, it makes Boavista as the perfect holiday destination for sun, sea and beach pleasure, next to being the world’s 3rd largest breeding ground of the Caretta turtles.
Visit the island of Maio where you can enjoy the sun, the beautiful beaches and its relaxed life. Relax on the beaches of Ponta Preta and Santana Beach or take a dive in the blue sea of the beautiful Bashona Beach. When you have visited the beautiful beaches, visit Salina in Porto Ingles where you can experience the salt lake. Furthermore, Maio has a stylish center with a beautiful square, an 18th century fortress and restaurants with delicious cuisine.
The island of Santiago is the largest island of the archipelago and where the capital, Praia, is located. Santiago is a green island that has a lot to offer from beautiful green nature, high mountains, to charming beaches. In opposite to the other islands, the city of Praia is what's called, a busy city, because of high traffic, a great number of population, various restaurants, and where the government has its seat.
The island of Fogo is the 4th largest island that is known for its famous active volcano, which makes Fogo the perfect island as a true destination for hiking lovers. Visiting the natural park where you can experience the volcanic area and the volcano, named Pico do Fogo, which is a popular destination among tourist. Here you can climb towards the top of the volcano, taste the islands famous coffee, its grapes and its wines, that are made on volcanic soil. Next to this, Fogo has more to offer!
The island of Brava is known as the island of flowers and poetry. Brava is the smallest inhabited island of Cape Verde, but with great green mountains, and where you will find time for yourself due to the peaceful and authentic atmosphere. The island of Brava brings beautiful steep and deep hiking trails to various heights, from the top of the mountain point to lowest point near the sea. The island of Brava is also known for its mysterious temperatures and beautiful colonial houses