As the main village on Boa Vista - part of the Cape Verde islands - Sal Rei is the perfect place to stay if you want to combine a trip to the island's stunning beaches with the chance to sample its famously laid-back pace of life. Whether you want to see the sights or just lounge about and soak up the sun, holidays to Sal Rei have something for everyone.
Enjoy the sights and sounds of Sal Rei
The hub of activity on the island, Sal Rei is still little more than a village, which means that despite the island's popularity with tourists it has retained much of its original charm. Visitors can enjoy spending lazy days on the beach, sampling the delicious fresh fish brought in by the fishermen or exploring the historic island out in the bay. Thrill seekers will be spoiled for choice on holidays in Sal Rei, with sports like windsurfing and quad biking on offer alongside more sedate activities like cycling, diving and swimming. Sal Rei makes a great base for exploring the rest of the island too, with plenty of attractive walks and hikes starting at the town and all of Boa Vista's attractions within easy reach. When the sun sets, Sal Rei life picks up the pace, with lively pavement cafes, bars and even late night discos offering plenty of opportunities for fun. Further afield, holidays to Sal Rei are great for exploring all the delights the Cape Verde islands have to offer: go on a whale-watching excursion, join a guided tour of the other islands or visit inaccessible beaches by boat.
With all this plus a mild climate all year round and a short journey time from the UK, Sal Rei is the perfect place to get away from it all. At loveholidays.com we've got the best deals on cheap Sal Rei holidays – so check them out and book your dream break today.