From Port of Praia: Island Tour for Cruise Ship passengers

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Explore Santiago Island's beauty on a tour that includes hassle-free port of Praia transfers. Hear Cape Verdean music, dance with locals, visit the Serra Malagueta Park, and swim at Tarrafal beach.


  • Enjoy a hassle-free port pickup and drop-off and get ready to discover Santiago
  • Sink your toes into the sand and go for a refreshing dip at Tarrafal beach
  • Experience the lush beauty of the mountains with a visit to Serra Malagueta
  • Enjoy a local family's music with traditional rhythms like batuco and morna
  • Have fun as you connect with locals in an authentic way through dance


Discover the wonders of this remarkable island Praia on Santiago Island with this shore excursion from the Port of Praia. Meet your guide at the exit to the cruise terminal and be whisked away in a comfortable vehicle to must-see attractions and stunning viewpoints on the island of Santiago. Visit the charming mountain villages that are cradled by stunning green landscapes and towering peaks at São Domingos, Orgãos, Picos, and Assomada. Admire the incredible landscapes of the Serra Malagueta Natural Park. Soak up some sun and go for a swim at the sandy Tarrafal beach. Stop at a local family's house for dancing and singing to local music styles like batuco and morna. Journey along the east coast, enjoying the beautiful scenery and making photo stops in the quaint villages of Espinho Branco, Calheta, Santa Cruz, and Pedra Badejo. Finally, your tour concludes with a drop-off at your cruise ship.


Port pickup and drop-off Local guide Air-conditioned mini-bus transportation Live local music show with dancing Time for a swim at Tarrafal beach Liability insurance

Important Information

  • This shore excursion is designed exclusively for cruise passengers
  • Minimum participant requirements apply for this tour to proceed

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


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