From Praia: Boat Trip, Snorkeling, Cave & BBQ on the Beach

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On the bay of Ribeira de Barca, take a traditional fishing boat to see unique rock formations and local marine life. Swim into the cave of Àguas Belas and snorkel through its crystal clear waters. Finish your day with a freshly-prepared BBQ on the beach.

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  • Take a peaceful 30-minute boat trip
  • Swim through the crystal clear waters of a cave
  • Snorkel and explore the local marine biodiversity
  • Have a delicious barbecue on the black-sand beach


Experience a remarkable day on the serene waters, immersing yourself in the breathtaking natural beauty of Cape Verde. Your adventure begins with a hotel pickup, followed by a journey to the western part of the island. Along the way, capture picturesque moments during photo stops in the charming town of Assomada. Upon reaching the idyllic bay of Ribeira da Barca Village, embark on a 30-minute voyage aboard a traditional fishing boat. Take in the awe-inspiring sights of the volcanic crust, a testament to the island's geological history. Your next stop is the renowned Pilon de Achada Leite, where you'll marvel at the Cape's astonishing natural wonder – rare rocks surrounded by small crabs. Moving forward, venture to Águas Belas, aptly named 'beautiful waters.' If the sea conditions permit, seize the chance to swim and snorkel within its enchanting caves. While you acquaint yourself with the local marine life, our team prepares a delicious seaside barbecue for you. Unwind on the tranquil black-sand beach as you savour your meal. After a satisfying lunch, it will be time to return to Ribeira da Barca, concluding your tour with a drop-off back to your hotel.


Hotel pickup and drop-off in Praia Transportation Guide (in English, French, Portuguese, and Spanish) Life jacket on board Snorkel gear Cooler with ice 2-course lunch (appetizer, rice, vegetables, and fish barbecue) Water and soft drinks Liability insurance

Important Information

  • The local partner offers a thermal cooler for guests who would like to buy drinks beforehand and take them on the tour.
  • In the event of bad weather, the local partner reserves the right to cancel or postpone this experience at short notice. In such a case, you will receive an alternative date or a full refund.
  • Boat rental plus its driver is not included in the tour price. Therefore, a fee of 25 Euros/person will be required locally. If there is only one participant the fee will be 50 Euros.
  • Shared Group Tour option is subject to a minimum of 2 participants. If canceled due to such reasons, you will have the option of an alternative date or a full refund.

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