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sao nicolau island Tour

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Explore the highlights of Sao Nicolau Island by day with a local guide and be mesmerized by the beauty of its landscapes and enjoy the friendliness of the locals.


  • Enjoy the privilege of visiting the carbeirinho which is a symbol of the island
  • Explore the highlights of the island that has yet to be discovered by tourism
  • Visit the colonial village of Ribeira Brava and discover its history
  • Enjoy free time on the black sand beach in Tarrafal


Your Guide will pick you up from your hotel and visit the center of Vila Ribeira Brava and discover the historical and cultural highlights of the old colonial town, which still retains a unique architecture style from the colonial era, with narrow streets reminiscent of ancient European cities. Then you will forward to visit the first port created on the island with its defense garrison that started the population of this island, today the village is inhabited by some fishermen. Then we will head to the north of the island and visit land richer in minerals and where the inhabitants practice agricultural activities in Faja de Água, here you will also visit the largest gallery of water in the country. One of the villages with the best view is still part of our itinerary, the village of Cachaco with its colonial chapel located at the top of the hill offers one of the best panoramic views of the island. The Carbeirinho is a set of carved volcanic rock with a unique formation that is considered one of the 7 wonders of Cape Verde. Praia Branca is a village in the far north of the island where the sodade song sung by Cesária Evora was written.


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