Map for hiking and
watersports is a must for active
Hiking Guide, following
the example of São
Nicolau and São
put a on the web.
Our Cd-Rom with GPS-Data includes
waypoints and routes of the island.
find on our list.
and to Boa Vista until now are not of
sufficient standards and punctuality
for tourist traffic.
is flat, deserted with very little population,
concentrating in the little town of Sal
Rei and seven tiny villages.
The steady trade winds and its rich under-water
landscape made it an El_Dorado for Surfers,
Sailors and divers. White sandy beaches
stretch over miles and miles where you hardly ever find any other person.
Personally, we can't reconfirm the frequently heard opinion that Boa
Vista was not the right place for hikers and bikers. Whenever we passed
holidays there, the endless beaches and mountainous center of the island
seduced us to hikes of up to 30 km a day with incredible landscape motives,
especially in the early morning and the last few hours before sunset.
on Boa Vista, is shadow. If you need it,
bring it along! And don't forget the strongest
sun-glasses, sun-creams, protective lipsticks
you can find. The ones for the glacier
are the right ones!