From Santa Maria: Sea Turtle whaching

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Enjoy unforgettable moments watching Caretta sea turtles coming out of the water to lay eggs on the beach With an expert guide, and all learn about the life of turtles.


  • Give yourself this privilege to participate in a unique experience in Cape verde
  • Learn all about Caretta turtles wich is the main national simble
  • Enjoy peaceful moments on a deserted beach in Barreiro village


Maio Sal and Boavista are the best places to experience the sea turtle in all Cape Verde, every year from July to December its possible to enjoy this amazing experience on the coast of the island. Your guide will pick you up from your hotel and head to a calm and quiet beach to meet the sea turtles. Upon arriving at the beach, we will immediately make a briefing to inform you on how to behave when the sea turtles come. We will ensure all ecological security and safety measures for the turtles and for our guests. The moment the turtles come out of the water is a magical moment, in a slow movement they approach the calmest areas where the sea does not reach to bury their eggs in the sand there, and then they return to the ocean, you will follow each step of this unforgettable experience, which will last forever. after we finish our experience we will leave you safe at your hotel.


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Important Information

  • Bring dark colored clothes with you. be sure to have dinner before leaving your hotel. Keep in mind that any noise is not allowed. Video recording or flashcameras are also not allowed.

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


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