1 day in Praia Itinerary

1 day in Praia Itinerary

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Praia ©
The capital and largest city of Cabo Verde, Praia represents one of the most renowned commercial centers in Africa.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): enjoy the sea views from Farol de D. Maria Pia, enjoy the sand and surf at Prainha Beach, stroll through Quebra Canela Beach, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Rue Banana, and finally steep yourself in history at Fortaleza Real de San Felipe.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Praia planning site .

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airports are Praia International Airport, Rabil Airport and Amílcar Cabral International Airport. March in Praia sees daily highs of 79°F and lows of 67°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Praia

#Historic Sites, #Outdoors, #Beaches

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Quebra Canela Beach ©
Quebra Canela Beach
Fortaleza Real de San Felipe ©
Fortaleza Real de San Felipe
Farol de D. Maria Pia ©
Farol de D. Maria Pia