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Cape Verdes Diving Holiday - Cape Verde Islands, Africa

from 995pp inc Flights


Stay in Santa Maria town on the Cape Verdean Islands of Sal with its spectacular beaches, Portuguese-creole culture and variety of shore and boat diving.

Les Alizes

2 stars

Cape Verde Islands, Africa

Les Alizes

A small pretty, French run local style lodge located in the centre of Santa Maria, only 10 minutes walk to the beach. Great budget option in Santa Maria Town. View Now >

 7 nights BB from £995pp 
INCLUDING flights & transfers 
INCLUDING 10 dives!

Depart 25 May 2017        

Price includes 07 nights BB in standard room including return UK flights, transfers based on two persons sharing a room and dive pack specified above. Subject to availability.

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Cape Verdes Diving Sites

Cape Verdes Diving Sites

Diving guide to to the Cape Verdes islands diving sites off Santa Maria, Palmeira and Mudeira on Sal Island.

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For your windsurfing, kitesurfing & surfing holiday to Sal, Les Alizes is a small pretty French run hotel located in the centre of Santa Maria, only 10 minutes walk to the beach.

Set on the main street parallel to the beach in Santa Maria and just 20 mins transfer time from the airport and a short walk to the water's edge.

10 relatively small and simply furnished rooms with bathrooms, TV, telephone, mini bar and individual balcony. Ideal for a budget base with no frills.

Reception with safes available for free. Breakfast is served on the open air roof terrace with a view across the town.

The scuba diving centre offers boat and shore diving. More >

Fact File

Diving Conditions

House Reef Shore Diving Boat Diving Liveaboard Wreck Diving Tech Diving






Best Time: Year Round

Average Air temps: 22-29°C

Average Water temps: 20-27°C

Visibility: 5-100m (Jan-June)
Up to 200m (July - December)

Top Dive Sites:
Sal Island - Santa Maria sites: Santo Antao Wreck,
Choclassa, Kwarcit Wreck, Farol Baixo, Trés Groutas, Pontinha. Palmeira and Mudeira sites: Morrinho das Pedra, Ilheu, Palmeira Caves 1 & 5 and Buracona Cave. More > 

Dive Centre: Courses and Dive Packages More >

Great Reasons to Dive in Cape Verdes

  • Short flights just over 6 hrs.
  • Uncrowded diving.
  • Whales (Mar-May).
  • Mantas & Whale Sharks (July-Nov).
  • Dives dives from 11-40m with sites for advanced divers.
  • Cave diving.
  • Luxury beach hotels.
  • Multisport - windsurfing, kitesurfing and surfing.



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Sportif Dive is a specialist tour operator offering a wide range of diving holidays all over the world. Our choice of destinations is extensive from established locations in the Red Sea, Maldives, Caribbean and the Far East to the exotic and unusual such as Rodrigues Island in the Indian Ocean, Wakatobi, Truk, Palau, South America & the Pacific. Whether you are looking to for a Learn to Dive course, group expedition or trip of a lifetime we can help. With over 30 years experience and a personal approach, we can advise on the ideal location to suit your needs, at a price to suit your budget.

Our extensive knowledge of the destinations means we can recommend the right location for you. Our diving centres are selected for their excellent standards of service and safety. Whatever your priority, whether starting out or wishing to dive a technically challenging site we can recommend a range of options offering the best diving for when you wish to travel. We can organise all your travel arrangements for you, pre-book equipment and diving packages in advance to maximise your time when you get there.

As an independent tour operator, we select only the hotels, liveaboards and diving centres that offer the best standards and quality of service but at the right price. Without the overheads of a large mass market operator, we can offer the best value diving holidays often with great discounts and special offers.

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