SANTA MONICA (1 day) On board of the typical pickup driving on old dirty roads you can admire immense landscapes of wild and unspoiled nature, until the small village of Povoação Velha, the first Portuguese colony on the island. The next stop will be at the Caribbean beach of Santa Monica where you will have the possibility to make an unforgettable swim in the high waves of the Ocean. Then we will arrive at the Varandinha beach, recognizable by its ancient caves which are used as shelter from the hot sun of Capo Verde and to eat the lunch. The day ends with a stop at Morro de Areja and on the extraordinary dunes of Praia de Chaves.
ISLAND TOUR (1 day) The day starts early and, on board of the typical pickup, begins an exciting tour of the island to go to discover the most exciting and beautiful parts of the country, with lunch break at a local north restaurant, visiting also small, near and characteristic villages. During the trip you can make some stops and have a lovely swim in the waves of the wide beaches of Curral Velho and Ervatao.
IN THE DESERT ON A MOTORCYCLE (2 or 4 hours) We will discover the island on aggressive quads: the excursion goes through beaches and desert, unspoiled and charming landscapes, until we reach the old wreck of Santa Maria. The tour continues through the dunes of Viana desert to reach the beach of Chaves, where you can stop for a break dedicated to relax and sightseeing.
DISCOVERING THE TURTLES (Night excursion) Capo Verde is the third largest reserves in the world for the number of turtles: a respectful and fascinating guided night tour will allow you to see closely their spawning. Once on the beach and before starting the guided observation, we will provide general information on the biology of sea turtles and the safeguard project in the island. The excursion takes place only in the months of July, August and September.
BOAT FISHING TRIP On request, we can organize excursions for boat trips for offshore, inshore and bottom fishing.
LOOKING FOR WHALES (half day/seasonal) Half of the day is dedicated to admire the whales that pass in front of the island of Boa Vista: an unmissable and unforgettable excursion. The trip takes place only in the months of March and April.
CYCLING A BOA VISTA The island offers beautiful landscapes and allows you to make easy cycle trips: the means of transport can be rented in the resort.
Possible changes, additions, or deletions of the excursion program will occur in case the weather does not allow to do the excursion safely.