CAPE VERDE ISLANDS

Santo Antao mountain crater, Cape Verde

Santo Antão

Ideal for walking enthusiasts, Santo Antão is home to rugged green mountains and cliff-hanging villages, waiting to be explored. Read more.

São Nicolau

Stunning and unspoilt, this island packs a punch when it comes to showcasing natural beauty. Read more.

Brava

Also known as the island of flowers, Brava boasts lava cliffs which drop down into the sea, hiding a fertile hinterland beyond. Read more.

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Santa Luzia

The archipelago's smallest island and the only island which is uninhabited. Read more.

Boa Vista Surf

Maio

An island untouched by tourism, Maio boasts scenic landscapes, mature forests and lonely beaches. Read more.

Santa Maria Beach, Sal

Sal

A beautiful beach lover's paradise, Sal has some gorgeous golden beaches lapped by inviting azure waters, and an exciting and vibrant town. Read more.

Santa Monica Beach - Boa Vista

Boa Vista

Home to some of the most dazzling beaches on the archipelago covering a staggering 55km, it's ideal for those in search of total relaxation. Read more.

Cidade Velha Santiago, Cape Verde

Santiago

Cape Verde's largest island and home to the capital city, Praia, there's plenty of history to be absorbed on Santiago. Read more.

Pico do Fogo with lava from its last eruption in 2014

Fogo

Head to Fogo to explore the destination's highest volcanic peak, sampling home-grown wine and coffee. Read more.

Mindelo, Sao Vicente

São Vicente

Known as Cape Verde's hub of music and culture, explore the vibrant capital of Mindelo, the rugged beaches and mountain peaks. Read more.

CAPE VERDE MAP

 

GUIDE TO THE CAPE VERDE ISLANDS

The Cape Verde islands are a place of great contrasts, with each of the 10 islands offering a different experience. Find out more about each of these unique and rewarding destinations alongside culture and useful information, helping you to discover the variety of holiday experiences you could soon be enjoying... 

 

Weather

Cape Verde's climate is pleasantly tropical with year round average temperatures between 26° and 30° C.

Santa Maria, on Sal island, Cape Verde - Chloe Lyttle @lyttlelensChloe Lyttle @lyttlelens

Out And About

Cape Verde is a popular beach holiday destination, but for those who prefer to get out and about there are a number of options available.

Santa Maria Beach on the island of Sal in Cape Verde

To The Cape Verde Guide

Find out all there is to know about the stunning Cape Verde archipelago through our comprehensive guide