The separated island off the West Coast of Africa has many tours that you can take part in. Cape Verde holidays have much sights to see and places to visit. Remember your holiday with an exciting tour in Cape Verde. Below are some of the best ones in the whole island.
Turtle SOS Guided Walks & Hatchery Visits
Ervatão beach gives you an amazing opportunity to see the loggerhead turtles laying their eggs on the beach. This beach is currently one of the most important and visited logger head nesting sites. Night time excursions vary in price range but you can usually get them for around €55 per person.
As well as this, you can experience guided walks first time with your own unique hatchery visit in Santa Maria. You will get to see the turtles close up, get to hold them and even get a chance to adopt one. If you go in August to December you will get to see them being born first hand. The hatchery in Santa Maria is located in front of the RUI hotel near the beach.
Horse / Camel Riding
Horse or Camel riding can be a unique way to experience the surrounding area of the local environment. If you’ve never rode a horse before then you can get started lessons before you start your excursion. There are many different locations where you can have this riding activity arranged. This includes the island of Boa Vista, Sal and Sao Vicente.
Sal Rei Adventure
Sal Rei is a city in the island of Boa Vista and is considered its capital with much culture to go with it. When you go on a guided city tour you will see signs of its vibrant business past when it used to export dyes for textiles, cotton, salt and pottery. This is why when translated Sal Rei literally means ‘Salt King’ as it used to export a lot of salt.
Most tours will last half a day but you will still get the chance to see most of the city and its culture. You will get to see the Catholic Church, municipal market, cultural centre and handicraft shops.
Cabo Verde Safari
Started over seven years ago with only one 4X4 vehicle, the Cabo Verde Safari has grown to become a popular tourist resort within the island of Sao Vicente. This untouched island has many sights for you to witness first hand. The full day tour will allow you to experience most of the island with its beautiful landscapes and vast mountain range.
This trip is a fantastic option for the family with children as they will love the scenery and it will give you an opportunity to relax.
As you can see there are many opportunities to experience something new on Cape Verde. Don’t miss out on the chance to try something new on your holiday to Cape Verde. Whether that new thing is horse riding or seeing a turtle hatchery be sure to consider one of these little adventures for your late holiday deals.