Welcome to vista verde tours – the travel expert of Cape Verde!

We are very proud to announce that we are still alive despite this particular time. Since more than 18 months we have been without any income – it has been and still is a tremendous challenge.
More than ever it is essential for the country and the people to pursue the philosophy of sustainable tourism together with our many local service partners on spot.
Finally, we see a light at the end of the tunnel from autumn on.
First guests have announced themselves and we are prepared – together with our partners on spot – to receive them according to the international hygiene standards. The vaccination campaign is running well and the percentage of people eligible to receive it is quite high.

It is of high importance to us that people can go back to work and surely that our guests can – at least for some moments – forget Corona and enjoy the time on the archipelago.
I hope to see you soon!
Warm regards
Heike Alter
Mindelo, autumn 2021
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Sal: Beach, Sand and Sun
Sal: Beach, Sand and Sun
Sal: Beach, Sand and Sun. Turtle protection
Sal: Beach, Sand and Sun
Sal: Beach, Sand and Sun. Salinas on Sal

SAL - SUN, SAND & OCEAN

Sal: Beach, Sand and Sun


Sal: crystal clear turquoise Atlantic Ocean
Main street in Santa Mario on Sal
Sal is a sort of surfer's paradise


Sal (en: "salt") is almost perfectly described – hardly any vegetation or animals can be found here. The island, popular with beach goers, is very flat, windswept and offers miles of beautiful, white sandy beaches as well as the crystal clear turquoise Atlantic Ocean. The highest peak is only 406 m above sea level. The main towns of the island are the capital Espargos and the upcoming touristy town of Santa Maria in the south. As well as being the location of most of the hotels on the island it is here that you will also find a variety of local shops, restaurants and bars to visit.

The ‘windy season’ from October to March, the year-round warm climate and the pleasant water temperatures characterize Sal as an Eldorado for water sport enthusiasts and sun worshippers.

Kite surfers, surfers and windsurfers have discovered the island and made it their own. Annual competitions are held here on an international level. In June, the African Beach Games take place on Sal, attracting around one thousand participants from over 50 African countries.

Music lovers can experience the Sal Music Festival in September. Over the weekend the beach of Santa Maria becomes a musical hive of activity where a good atmosphere is guaranteed.

The old salt loading pier "Pontão" with its restored salt weighing building in Santa Maria, reminds us of former prosperous times when salt extraction was a key industry. Popular sightseeing destinations are the salt mines in Pedra Lume, situated in the crater floor and the "blue eye" at Buracona.


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