The Islands of The Cape Verde Archipelago


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Ship
Harmony V
City
Sal to Sal

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2018-11-28

2019-10-10


Overview

A cruise voyage the archipelago of Cape Verde with its welcoming locals and its intoxicating mixture and spellbinding blend of African and Portuguese influences in architecture, food, customs and traditions. Being blessed with a pleasant year-round climate, the archipelago offers a diverse range of landscapes from verdant mountain ranges, lush hills and jungles to explore, to volcanic landscapes or wide deserted beaches.

Overview

  • VERVC
  • 8 Days
  • Harmony V

Cruise Itinerary

  • Variety Cruises
  • Sal (Cape Verde)
  • Sal (Cape Verde)
  • Atlantic Ocean

Departures


1600

Main Deck - 1 Double Bed The category C cabins are located on the main deck offering large windows, an en suite bathroom with shower and elegant Corian finishing on walls and floors. The cabins are equipped with flat screen TV sets, DVD players, mini fridges, hairdryers, individually controlled A/C and safe deposit boxes.


1950

Main Deck - 2 Lower Beds or 1 Double Bed The Category B cabins are located on the Main Deck offering large windows, an en suite bathroom with shower and elegant Corian finishing on walls and floors. The cabins are equipped with flat screen TV sets, DVD players, mini fridges, hairdryers, individually controlled A/C and safe deposit boxes.


2400

Upper Deck - 2 Lower Beds or 1 Double Bed The Category A cabins are located on the Upper Deck offering large windows, an en suite bathroom with shower and elegant Corian finishing on walls and floors. The cabins are equipped with flat screen TV sets, DVD players, mini fridges, hairdryers, individually controlled A/C and safe deposit boxes.


2900

Upper Deck - 2 Lower Beds or 1 Double Bed The Category P cabins are located on the Upper Deck offering a sofa, large windows, an en suite bathroom with shower and elegant Corian finishing on walls and floors. The cabins are equipped with flat screen TV sets, DVD players, mini fridges, hairdryers, individually controlled A/C and safe deposit boxes.


1600

Main Deck - 1 Double Bed The category C cabins are located on the main deck offering large windows, an en suite bathroom with shower and elegant Corian finishing on walls and floors. The cabins are equipped with flat screen TV sets, DVD players, mini fridges, hairdryers, individually controlled A/C and safe deposit boxes.


1950

Main Deck - 2 Lower Beds or 1 Double Bed The Category B cabins are located on the Main Deck offering large windows, an en suite bathroom with shower and elegant Corian finishing on walls and floors. The cabins are equipped with flat screen TV sets, DVD players, mini fridges, hairdryers, individually controlled A/C and safe deposit boxes.


2400

Upper Deck - 2 Lower Beds or 1 Double Bed The Category A cabins are located on the Upper Deck offering large windows, an en suite bathroom with shower and elegant Corian finishing on walls and floors. The cabins are equipped with flat screen TV sets, DVD players, mini fridges, hairdryers, individually controlled A/C and safe deposit boxes.


2900

Upper Deck - 2 Lower Beds or 1 Double Bed The Category P cabins are located on the Upper Deck offering a sofa, large windows, an en suite bathroom with shower and elegant Corian finishing on walls and floors. The cabins are equipped with flat screen TV sets, DVD players, mini fridges, hairdryers, individually controlled A/C and safe deposit boxes.


1600

Main Deck - 1 Double Bed The category C cabins are located on the main deck offering large windows, an en suite bathroom with shower and elegant Corian finishing on walls and floors. The cabins are equipped with flat screen TV sets, DVD players, mini fridges, hairdryers, individually controlled A/C and safe deposit boxes.


1950

Main Deck - 2 Lower Beds or 1 Double Bed The Category B cabins are located on the Main Deck offering large windows, an en suite bathroom with shower and elegant Corian finishing on walls and floors. The cabins are equipped with flat screen TV sets, DVD players, mini fridges, hairdryers, individually controlled A/C and safe deposit boxes.


2400

Upper Deck - 2 Lower Beds or 1 Double Bed The Category A cabins are located on the Upper Deck offering large windows, an en suite bathroom with shower and elegant Corian finishing on walls and floors. The cabins are equipped with flat screen TV sets, DVD players, mini fridges, hairdryers, individually controlled A/C and safe deposit boxes.


2900

Upper Deck - 2 Lower Beds or 1 Double Bed The Category P cabins are located on the Upper Deck offering a sofa, large windows, an en suite bathroom with shower and elegant Corian finishing on walls and floors. The cabins are equipped with flat screen TV sets, DVD players, mini fridges, hairdryers, individually controlled A/C and safe deposit boxes.


1600

Main Deck - 1 Double Bed The category C cabins are located on the main deck offering large windows, an en suite bathroom with shower and elegant Corian finishing on walls and floors. The cabins are equipped with flat screen TV sets, DVD players, mini fridges, hairdryers, individually controlled A/C and safe deposit boxes.


1950

Main Deck - 2 Lower Beds or 1 Double Bed The Category B cabins are located on the Main Deck offering large windows, an en suite bathroom with shower and elegant Corian finishing on walls and floors. The cabins are equipped with flat screen TV sets, DVD players, mini fridges, hairdryers, individually controlled A/C and safe deposit boxes.


2400

Upper Deck - 2 Lower Beds or 1 Double Bed The Category A cabins are located on the Upper Deck offering large windows, an en suite bathroom with shower and elegant Corian finishing on walls and floors. The cabins are equipped with flat screen TV sets, DVD players, mini fridges, hairdryers, individually controlled A/C and safe deposit boxes.


2900

Upper Deck - 2 Lower Beds or 1 Double Bed The Category P cabins are located on the Upper Deck offering a sofa, large windows, an en suite bathroom with shower and elegant Corian finishing on walls and floors. The cabins are equipped with flat screen TV sets, DVD players, mini fridges, hairdryers, individually controlled A/C and safe deposit boxes.


1600

Main Deck - 1 Double Bed The category C cabins are located on the main deck offering large windows, an en suite bathroom with shower and elegant Corian finishing on walls and floors. The cabins are equipped with flat screen TV sets, DVD players, mini fridges, hairdryers, individually controlled A/C and safe deposit boxes.


1950

Main Deck - 2 Lower Beds or 1 Double Bed The Category B cabins are located on the Main Deck offering large windows, an en suite bathroom with shower and elegant Corian finishing on walls and floors. The cabins are equipped with flat screen TV sets, DVD players, mini fridges, hairdryers, individually controlled A/C and safe deposit boxes.


2400

Upper Deck - 2 Lower Beds or 1 Double Bed The Category A cabins are located on the Upper Deck offering large windows, an en suite bathroom with shower and elegant Corian finishing on walls and floors. The cabins are equipped with flat screen TV sets, DVD players, mini fridges, hairdryers, individually controlled A/C and safe deposit boxes.


2900

Upper Deck - 2 Lower Beds or 1 Double Bed The Category P cabins are located on the Upper Deck offering a sofa, large windows, an en suite bathroom with shower and elegant Corian finishing on walls and floors. The cabins are equipped with flat screen TV sets, DVD players, mini fridges, hairdryers, individually controlled A/C and safe deposit boxes.


1600

Main Deck - 1 Double Bed The category C cabins are located on the main deck offering large windows, an en suite bathroom with shower and elegant Corian finishing on walls and floors. The cabins are equipped with flat screen TV sets, DVD players, mini fridges, hairdryers, individually controlled A/C and safe deposit boxes.


1950

Main Deck - 2 Lower Beds or 1 Double Bed The Category B cabins are located on the Main Deck offering large windows, an en suite bathroom with shower and elegant Corian finishing on walls and floors. The cabins are equipped with flat screen TV sets, DVD players, mini fridges, hairdryers, individually controlled A/C and safe deposit boxes.


2400

Upper Deck - 2 Lower Beds or 1 Double Bed The Category A cabins are located on the Upper Deck offering large windows, an en suite bathroom with shower and elegant Corian finishing on walls and floors. The cabins are equipped with flat screen TV sets, DVD players, mini fridges, hairdryers, individually controlled A/C and safe deposit boxes.


2900

Upper Deck - 2 Lower Beds or 1 Double Bed The Category P cabins are located on the Upper Deck offering a sofa, large windows, an en suite bathroom with shower and elegant Corian finishing on walls and floors. The cabins are equipped with flat screen TV sets, DVD players, mini fridges, hairdryers, individually controlled A/C and safe deposit boxes.


1600

Main Deck - 1 Double Bed The category C cabins are located on the main deck offering large windows, an en suite bathroom with shower and elegant Corian finishing on walls and floors. The cabins are equipped with flat screen TV sets, DVD players, mini fridges, hairdryers, individually controlled A/C and safe deposit boxes.


1950

Main Deck - 2 Lower Beds or 1 Double Bed The Category B cabins are located on the Main Deck offering large windows, an en suite bathroom with shower and elegant Corian finishing on walls and floors. The cabins are equipped with flat screen TV sets, DVD players, mini fridges, hairdryers, individually controlled A/C and safe deposit boxes.


2400

Upper Deck - 2 Lower Beds or 1 Double Bed The Category A cabins are located on the Upper Deck offering large windows, an en suite bathroom with shower and elegant Corian finishing on walls and floors. The cabins are equipped with flat screen TV sets, DVD players, mini fridges, hairdryers, individually controlled A/C and safe deposit boxes.


2900

Upper Deck - 2 Lower Beds or 1 Double Bed The Category P cabins are located on the Upper Deck offering a sofa, large windows, an en suite bathroom with shower and elegant Corian finishing on walls and floors. The cabins are equipped with flat screen TV sets, DVD players, mini fridges, hairdryers, individually controlled A/C and safe deposit boxes.

Cruise Itinerary

Embarkation at 4pm at the port of Palmeira, Sal. Dinner on board and departure at midnighttowards Boavista. Overnight at sea.


Early morning arrival at Sal Rei, Boa Vista. Boavista offers the most beautiful beaches of thearchipelago, and amazing landscapes, both on its coasts and in the heart of the island. Relax onthe beach or enjoy an all-day optional excursion to discover the most authentic aspects of theisland: its villages with colorful facades, its artisans of ceramics, and its agriculture. Lunch at alocal restaurant, before we return on board to sail towards Santiago island. Overnight at sea.


Early morning arrival at Praia, Santiago, the largest of the islands of the archipelago.After a morning at leisure and lunch on board, the optional afternoon excursion will bring us toCidade Velha, the first colonial city built in the tropics and classified by Unesco. The fort and thenearby settlements were once a thriving slave trade centre. Late in the evening we will sail northtowards Fogo, the island of fire. Overnight at sea.


Early morning arrival Fogo, with its dominating sight of the Fogo Volcano which rises 3,000meters over the sea level. Our optional full day excursion will bring us at the top of the volcano,right at the crater edge. You will walk through a landscape of lava. Lunch will be at the crater'svillage. We will also visit the city San Felipe with a characteristic colonial charm. Late in theevening we will sail to Sao Vicente. Overnight at sea.


Once a vibrant commercial island, it has evolved into a cultural center and Mindelo is one of themost well preserved colonial cities in Cape Verde. Our optional walking excursion will allow youto visit galleries and discover busy restaurants, musical events that give Mindelo its label of theCultural Center of the Cape Verde. It is no surprise that the National Museum of Handicrafts islocated in Mindelo. Overnight in port.


Early in the morning depart for a short sail towards the island of Santo Antao, the greenest of allCape Verde Islands with landscapes of verdant plantations of sugarcane alternate old craters.Our optional full day excursion will include the luxuriant Valley Paul where sugarcane is stillexploited and where you will taste the "grogue" the national drink of the Archipelago. You willalso reach the Valley of Ribeira das Patas and discover rock formations coming from lavaformations. Dinner on board and overnight in port.


This morning, choose from two optional excursions: a) enjoy an optional full day excursionincluding lunch, discovering the major sites of the island, passing by the famous road of Corda,Água das Caldeiras, Ribeira Grande, Ponta do Sol and, of course, by Paul – a green jewelamong the villages of Santo Antão. On the way we will visit plantations of sugar cane and wewill taste in home-distillery “grogue” – the white rum made by sugar cane. Or b) enjoy anoptional half day excursion, to the south-western part of the island - a safari through volcaniclandscapes, pozzolans fields and isolated villages with dropwise agriculture and different kind ofplantations.Return on board to depart towards Sal. Overnight at sea.


Early morning arrival at Palmeira port, Sal. Disembarkation at 8-9 am after breakfast.


Itineraries are subject to change.


Harmony V

Vessel Type:  Motor Yacht Length:  55 metres Passenger Capacity:  49  Built:  2009 Introducing the Harmony V, a modern vessel with a sleek high-tech look very similar to the private yachts to be found in the famous ports of the world. The 55 meter long/ 8,2 meter wide Mega Yacht was launched in June 2009 and complies with Eurosolas safety regulations while its powerful engines, generators and state of the art twin stabilizers will allow for safe and comfortable cruising. A spacious lounge with classy seating and an American Bar leads into a dining area decorated with warm colors. Both areas offer large windows providing for the most beautifulviews of all destinations the ship cruises to. The 200 m2 sundeck offers a shaded outdoor area for all day dining and a bar as well as sun chairs and loungers. The swimming platform on Harmony V stern will allow for easy access to the ship and for a wide range of sea related activities. The Harmony V cabins are all located on the Upper and Main Decks and all of them are equipped with windows. The 25 classic cabins are finished with wood paneling, bright carpets and warm fabrics creating an upscale and comfortable atmosphere. The Harmony V cabins feature twin or queen sizes beds, Upper Deck cabins feature flexible bed configuration, flat screen TVs, music channels, mini fridge, direct dial telephone (for internal use), safe deposit boxes, hair dryer. The en suite bathrooms are finished with corian and glass.  

Highlights

• Discover Sal, Boa Vista & Praia • Enjoy Fogo, San Vincente & Santo Antao