São Vicente is one the islands of Cape Verde, in the central Atlantic Ocean, being part of the northern group - the Barlavento Islands. Its capital, Mindelo, is considered the archipelago’s cultural hub, with a strong tradition of music and art, and an animated nightlife. In the city you will find the wonderful Lagina Beach, and many other wonderful stretches of sand around São Vicente, such as São Pedro Beach, excellent for speed windsurfing, and Baía das Gatas where you can swim in the natural lagoon. For excellent views of the island, there is Monte Verde, the island's highest point, within Monte Verde Natural Park.
Population: over 81 thousand people
Other places: São Pedro, Baía das Gatas, Calhau
Main attractions: Monte Verde (mount), Laginha Beach, São Pedro Beach, Praia Grande (beach), Belem Tower Replic, Museum Centre Cesaria Evora (NMCE), Sea's Museum, Dona Amélia lighthouse, St. Vincent Golf Club
Nearest Airports: Cesária Évora International Airport (VXE - Aeroporto Internacional Cesária Évora)
São Vicente is known for its warm weather and wonderful beaches, as you can see on our online stream webcams from the island!