Sal: Small Group Island Tour & Lunch with a Local Family

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Meet a local family for a delicious lunch in Espargos in this guided tour of Sal. Swim in natural pools, float in the world's second-saltiest water within a volcanic crater, and walk with lemon sharks


  • Stroll alongside lemon sharks as you explore their native habitat.
  • Join a local family for a delightful meal in Espargos.
  • Admire the marvels of nature and take a dip in pristine natural pools.
  • Relax on the world's second-saltiest lake nestled within an extinct volcano


Embark on an exciting day of exploration as you're whisked away from your lodging and transported to the captivating village of Murdeira. Here, delve into the heart of its nature reserve and delve into the island's geological wonders alongside your knowledgeable tour guide. Next, venture to the enchanting fishing village of Palmeira, where you'll engage with the locals, immerse yourself in the rhythms of local music, and gain profound insights into their unique way of life. While here, you'll also have the opportunity for a bit of souvenir hunting to commemorate your visit. Continue your odyssey to Buracona, home to the mesmerising Blue Eye, a true gem among Sal Island's natural wonders. If the weather smiles upon us, enjoy a refreshing dip in its enchanting natural pool. Your journey then leads you to Espargos, a vibrant town adorned with captivating street art. Connect with a local family to savour the delectable flavours of the region's cuisine, and uncover the rich tapestry of Cape Verdean gastronomy. The apex of your expedition unfolds at Shark Bay, an absolute must-see on Sal Island. Slip into your water shoes, wade into the ocean, and experience an up-close encounter with lemon sharks in their native habitat. Conclude your day with tranquillity at the Pedra de Lume salt pan, where you'll partake in a unique floating experience in the thermal waters nestled within the dormant volcano's crater. Bring along your favourite book and savour the joy of reading while effortlessly floating—a memory that will undoubtedly linger. Your extraordinary journey concludes with a comfortable drop-off at your accommodation.


Hotel pickup and drop-off Transportation Fully Licensed Expert Guide 1-course meal + water and local juice Local Guide at Shark Bay Optional water shoes Time for a swim in a natural pool Time for a swim and floating inside an extinct volcanic crater Small Group Tour Liability Insurance

Important Information

  • Lunch includes fish or chicken, with vegetables, rice, salad, local and natural juices and water.
  • If you have any dietary restrictions, please let us know after booking.
  • Tour subject to a minimum number of participants.
  • Optional 30-second shower to remove the salt at Salinas de Pedra de Lume is available for an additional fee of €1 per person.

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


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