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Best of Praia & Cidade Velha Tour, a World Heritage Site

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Explore Praia on a guided tour of the Municipal Market and the city major historical sites. Visit Cidade Velha, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and learn about the history of the city built.


  • History
  • Beach
  • Nature


Get picked up at your accommodation in Praia, then depart towards the historical center of Plateau and start the walking tour through the Jaime Mota Military Barracks, Presidential Palace, Alexandre Albuquerque Square, until the Municipal Market (closed on Sundays). Here meet locals and find a diversity of local fruits and vegetables. Afterwards, explore Cape Verde's largest souvenir market, the Sucupira Market, and experience the daily life of the Cape Verdean family. Move on to Cidade Velha, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the first city built by Europeans in subSaharan Africa. Upon arrival, take a guided walking tour of the São Filipe Fortress, explore the ruins of the first Cathedral built by Europeans in Sub-Saharan Africa, the former slave market and the famous Banana Street with its thatched houses. At lunch, enjoy the peaceful atmosphere of the city and taste local delights in a typical restaurant right on the seafront. The tour ends with drive back to Praia and dropoff at your accommodation.


Pickup and drop-off at your accommodation in Praia Private Transportation Professional Tour Guide (English, French, Portuguese and Spanish) Liability insurance

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