A holiday to Sal Island offers you the perfect beach break away from the beaten tourist track. Ideal for visiting with someone special or for an unforgettable family holiday, the island is one of ten Cape Verde Islands situated 350 miles from the west coast of Africa and has a charming mix of African, Portuguese and Brazilian influences. There’s so much to see and do on this beach island that keeps those who have visited before coming back time and time again.
The resort of Santa Maria is a bustling town offering its visitors a taste of both the traditional and contemporary Cape Verde Island style. You can expect to find all the normal mod con’s from a beach holiday, plus eight kilometres of stunning picture-perfect white sandy beach meeting the crystal clear sea to take a dip in.
In town there’s a quirky mix of restaurants, shops and markets, as well as nightlife to suit all, so after a long day kicking back on the beach you can be assured of a good evening on your holiday on Sal Island.
Those seeking fantastic surf, sail and dive spots are also incredibly well suited to Sal too, as the sure swell and consistent winds draw people from all over for their world-class opportunities. If you fancy trying your hand at a new sport, tuition and kit rental for a variety of activities are readily available and at reasonable prices.
The scenic town offers travellers a mix of things to do and see while on holiday in Sal, so if you can drag yourself away from the beach there’s a lot to do inland and island hopping to enjoy too!
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