Kite surfing, riding, diving, fishing, bird and whale watching in the Cape Verdes
The Cape Verde islands are a superb place for all sports related to water and the sea.Riding on the beach and through the waves is a new experience for many. But there is no golf.
The warm Atlantic waters and fresh winds make the Cape Verdes, especially Sal a perfect spot for sailing, windsurfing and kitesurfing. Whilst the best place is Sal, Boa Vista also has good windsurfing. For Board Surfing Sal is world famous. Some of the world`s best breaks are on Sal`s West Coast. For trans ocean sailors, Sailing facilities are available on Sal and Sao Vicente. For thiose who just want a trip along the coast Sal offers several choices
Sal is one of the world`s best diving spots. It is also available on Boa Vista and Sao Vicente.
There is an existing 18 hole tar-sand course on Sao Vicente but no progress on building ANY other courses.
Yyou can also fish from the rocks in Sal.if you know where to go and what bait to use.
There are many unusual birds, marine mammals and fish in the Cape Verde waters. Unique birds inhabit the islands. Whales and dolphins and many unusual fish can be seen at certain times of year. Turtles are especially plentiful on Boa Vista but can be seen on most Cape Verde islands.
Cape Verde Trekking and Riding
A from Glasgow tried several sports