The Cape Verde islands boast near perfect wind conditions from November to June, making them a popular haven for water sports holidays. Big game fishing in the spring and summer is world class. Added to this are some spectacular walking landscapes - particularly on the islands of Santo Antâo, Sâo Nicolau and Santiago.

Cape Verde Activity Holidays

Kite Surfing on Sal

Water sports

There are a number of water sport activities available, including windsurfing, kitesurfing and some superb diving opportunities. Our local representatives can help you book lessons and courses that you can take part in if you are new to the sport or just to help you hire your equipment, making for a perfect water sports holiday. 

Fogo Excursion

Walking and hiking

Jaw-dropping ravines, towering peaks and awe-inspiring volcanic craters are just some of the delights on offer for walking lovers in Cape Verde. There is something for everyone. Why not try the ascent of the Pico in the crater on the island of Fogo, the top of which is 2829m and provides stunning vistas. 

Fishing on Sal

Fishing in Cape Verde

Catch small fry with the locals on the edge of the pier or book a day to go rock or deep-sea fishing for the big game and maybe the great marlin. There is a large range of fishing opportunities in Cape Verde, whether you are just looking for a relaxing day out or an experienced fisherman.

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Cape Verde Activities Calendar

Jan - Dec
Diving/snorkelling       Sal & Boa Vista      
Wind/kitesurfing Sal & Boa Vista              
Game fishing       All        
Seeing turtles           Sal & Boa Vista      
Whale watching     Boa Vista   Sal          
Trekking Best on Santo Antão, Fogo and Santiago
          Best   Good   Not Ideal

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