Cabo Santa Maria, Boa Vista

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See one of the country's most popular shipwrecks at Cabo Santa Maria, where the unfortunate vessel ran aground on a barren beach. Take a 4x4 ride across the cobbled tracks to the site, where a corroded Spanish cargo ship slowly crumbles among the ocean waves. Besides examining the gradually dissipating wreckage, you can also take a walk along the shoreline. Look for small stacks of rocks left by tourists who've cast wishes out over the ocean, and make your own little contribution. Put Cabo Santa Maria and other Boa Vista attractions into our Boa Vista tour itinerary maker site , and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • Beautiful place though with one there with a 4 x 4 through rough terrain. If you still want to see the wreck, you have to be fast because within a few years it will rust away!
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  • Today we went on a giggling gecko island tour. Our final stop was the ship wreck. Down a very long stretch of sand dune off roading. If you brush back the sand you will find Italian magazines washed u...  more »
  • After a long journey by Jeep we reach Cabo Santa Maria a long sandy beach and rocks with a long stone wall erected to protect from wind and sand and suddenly there appears the wreck or what remains a thrill
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