Sal Island: Private Shark Watching & Floating Experience

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Discover one of Cape Verde's seven wonders on this 3-hour trip from Santa Maria. Watch the lemon sharks up close and float in the world's second saltiest water inside an extinct volcanic crater.


  • Watch lemon sharks in their natural environment up close
  • Float in the world's second-saltiest water in Salt Crater of Pedra de Lume
  • Visit the majestic Pedra de Lume salt pan and its extinct volcano crater


Start your day of adventure to discover the majestic salt flats inside of Pedra de Lume's extinct volcano crater and enjoy nature at its best. Be picked up from your accommodation and transferred to the shark bay, , a must-see when visiting Sal. Upon arrival, put on your water shoes, enter the ocean and head out to this incredible shark watching experience. See and get close to the Lemon Sharks in their natural environment. This species poses no threat to humans. Next, enjoy an experience of a lifetime at Pedra de Lume, in a salt pan located below sea level. Cross its cave, get into its extinct volcano crater and reach the lagoons from which the salt is extracted. Bring your book and enjoy reading while floating in the world's second saltiest thermal water. The tour concludes with a drop-off at your accommodation.


Pickup and drop-off at your accommodation in Santa Maria Private Transportation Private Tour Guide/Driver Liability Insurance

Important Information

  • Please bring sandals/flip flops, water shoes, a towel, a hat, swimwear, and sunscreen Water shoes for walking on rocky surfaces are available at an extra supplement of €2. Shared group tour option is subject to minimum number of participants. If cancelled after confirmation due to such a reason, you will have the option of an alternative date or a full refund.

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


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