A little Paradise in the Atlantic Ocean with lots of things to discover!

There's so much more than just summer weather...
Discover the charm of each season

Enter a magic world of leisure, fun and adventure where moments are savour and smiles are abundant. Let yourself be carried by rhythm of the country where dreams are lived and memories are created.

From warm turquoise waters and beach sides paradise to nature, exploration and adventure Boa Vista has something for everybody.

Experience the unlimited quietness and beauty of its magical iconic landscapes and emerge yourself in an incomparable mystic of the islands , a land of mysteries, shaped indefinitely by passing time.

A land to explore, to feel alive, to connect with nature and witness echoes of the past.
A place where spirits are free and passion is contagious.

Boa Vista
Months of
Fun Activities






Boa Vista
Throughout the Year
Carnival & Surf

Carnival is a very important event in Boa Vista. The preparations for Carnival usually start a year before.
Costumes, carts, dances, music.
The winter months are the months with the most wind, which makes it the perfect season for kite and windsurf.

January February
March April
Whale Watching

Humpback whales swim to the area as the water increases temperature. They often show themselves in a spectacular way as they jump out of the water. If you go diving you may be lucky to hear the whales sing.

May June
Water & Sport

The water is fully warmed up and the wind has calmed down, which makes the sea calm and perfect for diving, snorkeling and game fishing.

Turtles & Music

In July and August the turtles lay eggs on the beach. In August there is a 3 day music Festival during Santa Cruz. By the End of August, beginning of September, the eggs hatch.

July August
September October
Desert & Dunes

Turtle eggs hatching on the beach, these are the best months to make long excursions as the temperature reduces. Watch the Full Moon in the Viana Desert or sleep in a tent in the dunes of Chavez and enjoy the tranquility.

November December
Marathon & Surf

As the wind increases, the winter months are the best for kitesurfing and wind surfing.

In the beginning of December there is the Boa Vista Ultramarathon of 150 km

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Let Boa Vista awaken your inner fire

Live the journey of your life, let yourself be captured by the joy and friendliness of the local community.

Boa Vista has its own pace. From the moment you arrive, you breath in Boa Vista and forget everything else.

A place to explore
To feel alive
To connect with nature
and witness echoes
of the past.

More than just a destination

Cape Verde is a way of life