Cruise Through the Remarkable Cape Verde Archipelago with Variety Cruises Unparalleled Custom Itinerary
Photos – Variety Cruises Harmony V; Cape Verde Coastline
Starting November 30, 2019, award winning boutique cruise line, Variety Cruises, is offering guests the journey of a lifetime sailing through the Cape Verde Archipelago aboard the mega yacht, Harmony V.
Embrace the unique mix of African and Portuguese culture while island hopping through Cape Verde’s picturesque volcanic and mountainous landscape. Setting sail from Sal, Palmeira, guests can immediately begin relaxing in the 70 degree year round climate while taking in the endless clear waters.
During this eight day voyage, Variety Cruises, with an onboard naturalist, offers an exceptional itinerary to provide guests with an immersive experience, a beautiful blend of Cape Verde’s culture, cuisine, architecture, history and customs. Sail through the Atlantic to discover the islands of Sal, Boa Vista, Santiago, Fogo, Sao Vicente, and Santo Antao. Variety Cruises offers guests the opportunity to take optional excursions on each island, or to explore the islands on their own.
Variety Cruises offers the small ship advantage of visiting ports that large cruise ships cannot access,
Offering more life-enriching journeys that focus on cultural immersion. On board the Harmony V, guests enjoy incredible local cuisines crafted by the on board chefs, as well as personalized attention with an almost 2-1 passenger /crew ratio.
Palmeira, Sal: Embark and disembark at the port of Palmeira, enjoy the laid back, bright environment.
Sal Rei, Boa Vista: Explore the beautiful beaches, colorful villages, ceramic artisans and local lifestyle.
Praia, Santiago: The largest island, and site of Cidade Velha, the first colonial city built in the tropics.
Sao Felipe, Fogo: Site of Fogo Volcano, venture to the craters edge to the village of Chã das Caldeiras.
Mindelo, Sao Vicente: Explore one of the most well-preserved colonial cities and cultural centers in Cape Verde, Mindelo.
Porto Novo, Santo Antao: Safari through the volcanic landscapes and isolated village of Lagedos.
Sailing dates: November 30, 2019 – March 8, 2021
Starting from $1,393 USD
Note: 10% Early Bird Discount valid through October 10, 2020
Please call your local travel agent or call Variety Cruises at: 1-800-319-7776; For more information please visit Variety Cruises at: www.varietycruises.com
THE VARIETY CRUISE DIFFERENCE
· Private Yacht Cruise Experience, with no more than 72 fellow passengers
· Boutique-size yachts that dock right in ports not accessible by large ships
· Carefully crafted itineraries focused on the destination
· Ample leisure time in each port including overnights
· Mediterranean fusion cuisine with a strong local influence depending on the destination
· Personalized service on board provided by experienced and finely trained crew
· Small group shore excursions – Immersion in the destination
· Swimming platforms allowing guests to swim, snorkel, kayak and more
· Yacht Deck Barbecues & Private Events on shore
ABOUT VARIETY CARES
Variety Cruises’ Mission includes a commitment to provide in depth local experiences wherever Variety Cruises sails, while fostering sustainable practices and respecting the environment and cultural ethics of the destinations visited. Toward this end, the Variety Foundation (a US-based 501 C 3) was created. The Variety Foundation is working to provide an organized way to make contributions in support of local initiatives, like education and schools, as well as local foundations already in place. https://varietycruises.com/the-company2
ABOUT VARIETY CRUISES
A leader in small ship cruising, Variety Cruises won USA Today Readers Choice World’s Best Boutique Cruise Line 2016, Cruise Critic Editor’s Choice Best for Yacht Cruises, Scenic Nature Cruises Tourism Awards 2015 & 2016 Best for Small Ship Cruising in Greece, and Conde Nast Traveler Best Small Ship Cruise Line in Greece; Variety Cruises is the largest Mega Yachts operator in the Mediterranean and one of the top 3 worldwide in the Small Ship market.