Atlantic bareboat yacht charter holidays in with Dufour 455 sailing boat in Cape Verde
Hire a sailboat in one of the most remote yacht charter destinations, located around 6hrs flying from mainland Europe, the sailing paradise of Cape Verde archipelago this winter. Mainly the hardened, experienced sailors are usually attracted to the shores of these islands, mainly when on their transatlantic crossing. At times, those those keen to cruise new undiscovered locations turn up too. If you feel you are one of them, why not use this opportunity and book your own lastminute, 10-day or advance booking yacht charter deal before all best and most popular weeks are gone.
When having a sailing holiday in Cape Verde, your typical itinerary would start out of Club Nautico, where you would find a small number restaurants, café bars, one indoor market suitable for provisioning and a few local and tourist souvenir shops. On a regular weekly charter, your fist day would be spent sailing across to neighbouring Santo Antao. Considered as the most beautiful of all Cape Verde islands, your yacht charter captain should certainly include it in the itinerary. Volcanic crater is a must visit as the walk down to Ribeira Grande is one your crew will not want to miss out on. The variety of landscape and spectacular views are likely to be one of the highlights of your vacation. On the next days, you would normally sail to Island Sao Nicolau, where a jeep safari could be on the schedule as an onshore excursion. The wild natural infinity pool with waves crashing against the vertical cliffs below is one of the other highlights you may wish to experience. The uninhabited island of Santa Lucia is good for fishing enthusiasts while sail around Boa Vista is likely to round up your one week yacht charter cruise.
With vast desert dunes, a few camels and large number of white sand beaches, this palm fringed island is perfect for ultimate seclusion and escapism. In case your vacation will last longer and your yacht charter will be a long-term one, you could embark on a long 100nm overnight sail towards Island of Santiago, Sal or Fogo is something that only the most experienced crews should undertake. With constant trade winds of Force 4-7 and regular, at times dangerous swells, Cape Verde are considered one of the most difficult sailing grounds on the yacht charter market circuit; its good to know that your Dufour 455 Grand Large is a capable sailing boat which performs well in such conditions. So in case you want to find out more and are keen on an adventure of a lifetime, start planning your Cape Verde yacht charter now and request a quote for booking of one of the sailboats or sailing catamarans based there. One way yachtcharters from or to Sal are also available on request.ENQUIRE