To see in Boa Vista
Praia de Santa Mónica, Cape Verde
Santa Monica Beach
One of the finest sandy beaches in the world, brightly colored to ride the magical ocean waves. Santa Monica beach is located south-west of the island of Boa Vista and is more than 22 km long. Destination of many tourists it attracts for its bright colors and a wild and uncontaminated nature. Getting to the beach is possible thanks to quads, motorbikes or a pick up. The Atlantic Ocean and its waves are admired and leave visitors speechless: emerald, iridescent, wonderful colors.
Deserto de Viana, Cape Verde
Deserto de Viana
An incredible desert enriches the island of Boa of a solitary and magical landscape. It is long only 5 km, the Viana Desert is characteristic for the color of the sand and for the immense and majestic dunes to travel and to be fascinated . Very rare vegetation interspersed with rocks of volcanic origin make this place unusual and curious. It can be reached by quad or scooter but also with a pick-up. Bring water with you and equip yourself with comfortable shoes.
Cabo Santa Maria, Cape Verde
Cabo Santa Maria
Cabo Santa Maria is a beautifull wild beach on the island of Boa Vista and is characteristic for the presence of an old derelict back to 1968 arrived on the coast after a shipwreck. The wreck makes this beach really suggestive: it is a magical and historical presence. We advise you NOT to approach the derelict by swimming as there are very strong currents.
Morro Negro Lighthouse, Boa Vista, Cape Verde
Morro Negro Lighthouse, Boa Vista, Capo Verde
On the island of Boa Vista there is an old and suggestive lighthouse, which is currently not working, useful for guiding ships on the east coast of the island. This is the most magnetic area of the island.
Ojo Do Mar, Cape Verde
Odjo do Mar
Boa Vista island has another beautiful peculiarity called Odjo do Mar. A lake that forms in correspondence with the rains of autumn and that is really characteristic for its particular shape. You can get there by walking and for this we recommend comfortable and resistant shoes.