Sal Full-Day Off-Road Private Tour

8 Hours

Sal Full-Day Off-Road Island Tour: Explore the Wild Side of Sal!

The Sal Full-Day Off-Road Private Tour offers an exhilarating way to discover Sal Island’s rugged and remote landscapes. With a dedicated guide and a 4×4 vehicle, you’ll venture off the beaten path to explore hidden gems and stunning natural beauty that most tourists miss.

This tour provides a unique and adventurous experience, allowing you to reach secluded spots and enjoy the island’s diverse terrain. Enjoy the flexibility of a personalized itinerary, ensuring your adventure is tailored to your interests and pace. Experience the thrill of off-road exploration combined with the convenience and comfort of a private tour.

Why Choose a Off Road Private Tour?

  • Adventure and Excitement
  • Exclusive Access
  • Personalized Itinerary
  • Flexible Schedule
  • Expert Guidance
  • Comfort and Convenience


Step back in time as you explore the historic salt mine of Santa Maria, where you’ll learn about the island’s rich salt-producing heritage and witness the mesmerizing salt extraction process.

Stop 2 :
Kite Beach

Feel the adrenaline rush at Kite Beach, one of the world’s top destinations for kite surfing. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or a first-time flyer, you’ll love watching the colorful kites dance across the sky and may even want to try your hand at this thrilling water sport.

Stop 3 :

Immerse yourself in the laid-back charm of Murdeira Village, a coastal gem renowned for its tranquil atmosphere and stunning coral reef. Dive into the crystal-clear waters of the nearby coral reef, where vibrant marine life awaits beneath the surface. Whether you’re snorkeling among colorful fish or simply soaking up the coastal beauty, Murdeira offers a peaceful retreat for nature lovers and adventurers alike.

Stop 4 :
Lion Beach

Escape the crowds and explore the hidden gem of Lion Beach. Admire its untouched shoreline and take a moment to unwind in its serene surroundings.

Pause and savor the sweeping panoramas of Sal’s captivating coastline. Remember to bring your camera – these breathtaking views are picture-perfect!

Stop 6 :

Explore the picturesque fishing village of Palmeira, a charming oasis where colorful boats sway gently in the harbor, reflecting the vibrant spirit of the community. Here, you’ll be greeted by friendly locals who embrace you with warmth and hospitality, inviting you to immerse yourself in the authentic culture and coastal beauty of this serene destination.

Marvel at the natural beauty of the Blue Eye, a tranquil oasis nestled amidst rugged cliffs, where you can take a refreshing dip in the turquoise waters or simply bask in the serenity of your surroundings. You can also take a refreshing dip in the crystal-clear waters or simply relax and soak in the serene beauty of this natural wonder before returning to your accommodations.


Experience the surreal phenomenon of Fata Morgana at Terra Boa, where distant objects are distorted and magnified, crafting an otherworldly spectacle that will leave you mesmerized and speechless.

Stop 10 :

Discover the vibrant heartbeat of Sal at Espargos, the bustling capital where every corner holds a new perspective. Wander through lively markets filled with local treasures, tantalize your taste buds with delicious island delicacies, and immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of culture that defines this dynamic city.

Stop 11 :
Lunch Stop

Refuel with a delicious lunch at a local restaurant, where you’ll savor the flavors of authentic Cape Verdean cuisine and recharge for the rest of your adventure.

  • The cuisine of Cape Verde is a West African cuisine largely influenced by Portuguese, Southern and Western European and West African cuisine

Stop 12 :
Shark Bay

Parda Reef known as “Shark bay” is a vibrant marine ecosystem off the coast of Sal. This bay is renowned for its crystal-clear waters and thriving marine life, including the Lemon Shark nursery found within the reef.

Embark on a journey to the historic salt lake of Pedra de Lume, a site steeped in centuries of tradition and industry. Here, you can float effortlessly in the buoyant waters, indulging in the therapeutic properties of this natural wonder. Alternatively, immerse yourself in the panoramic views of the surrounding crater, where the shimmering salt flats tell the story of Sal’s rich salt industry, which dates back generations. Capture unforgettable memories against this unique backdrop, where history and nature intertwine to create an unforgettable experience.



  • Pick-up and drop-off.
  • Local driver and guide.
  • Private transport on pickup.


  • Lunch cost: starting at €14 p.p.
  • Blue Eye entrance: €3 p.p.
  • Salt mines entrance: €6 p.p.
  • Rental of water shoes: €3 p.p.

Recommended Items:

 For a more pleasant tour we advice to bring these things:

  • Sunscreen and plenty of water to stay hydrated under the sun.
  • Comfortable walking shoes suitable for short walks on the beach and uneven terrain.
  • A hat or cap to shield yourself from the intense sun rays.
  • A camera or smartphone to capture the breathtaking moments of your tour.
  • Cash for personal expenses, lunch, and entrance fees.

FAQ for Sal Full-day Tour

What can I expect to see and do on this tour?

Throughout the tour, you’ll explore off-the-beaten-path destinations, encounter diverse landscapes, and immerse yourself in the natural beauty and cultural heritage of Sal. Highlights include visiting picturesque villages, discovering hidden beaches, and enjoying panoramic views nearby the Lion Mountain.

Is this tour suitable for everyone?

While the tour is designed to accommodate most travelers, it involves off-road driving and some walking, so a moderate level of physical fitness is recommended. Additionally, participants should be comfortable with bumpy rides and dusty conditions.

What should I bring on the tour?

We recommend bringing comfortable clothing and footwear suitable for outdoor activities, sunscreen, sunglasses, a hat, a camera or smartphone for capturing memories, and plenty of water to stay hydrated throughout the day. Snacks may also be a good idea. And also don’t forget to bring cash for your personal expenses like lunch, souvenir, etc.

Will there be opportunities for food and restroom breaks during the tour?

Yes, the tour includes stops at local restaurants or eateries where you can purchase meals or snacks, as well as restroom facilities at designated locations along the route.

Is transportation provided for the tour?

Yes, transportation in comfortable off-road vehicles is included in the tour package. Our experienced guides will ensure a safe and enjoyable journey from start to finish.

Are there age restrictions for participating in the tour?

While there are no specific age restrictions, participants should be able to endure the duration of the tour comfortably. Families with children are welcome, but parents or guardians should consider whether the tour is suitable for their child’s age and physical capabilities.

Is the tour conducted in English?

Yes, the tour is conducted primarily in English, but our guides are multilingual and can provide information in other languages upon request, subject to availability.

What happens in case of inclement weather?

The tour operates rain or shine, but in the event of severe weather conditions that could affect the safety or enjoyment of the tour, adjustments may be made to the itinerary or alternative arrangements provided.

How can I book the Sal Full-day Off-Road Tour to Lion Mountain?

You can book the tour online through our website or contact our customer service team for assistance with reservations and inquiries. Advanced booking is recommended to secure your spot on the tour.

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Sal Full-Day Off-Road Private Tour
From €220
/ Tour
  • Guided Tour
  • Reception Entrance
  • 4x4 Pickup Truck
  • English, Portuguese
  • Dutch, French, Spanish
  • Yes, before 24 hours