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Mindelo

"Bem-vindos" to Mindelo! From its yummy food to its fascinating traditions and people, experience what makes this corner of the globe so special.

Accommodation in Mindelo

It is true that you won't find any Travelocity-listed accommodations in Mindelo. However, you can definitely discover all you need 4 miles (6 kilometers) away in Sao Vicente. That's where you'll find the Hotel Don Paco and the Residencial Beleza Monte, a couple of the more luxurious options in which you're sure to get pampered. If you desire something a bit more modest, secure your reservation at the dependable Aquiles Eco Hotel or Foya Branca Resort Hotel.

Mindelo Vacation Packages

Far from the trappings of big city life, Mindelo sits 170 miles (274 kilometers) to the northwest of Cape Verde's capital, Praia.

When the majority of us daydream about vacationing, We often find ourselves thinking about the sea. Cape Verde will only fuel your daydreams, being home to some lovely beaches. Pack your beach gear and make tracks to Laginha Beach, which is 0.1 miles (0.2 kilometers) to the northwest of Mindelo, and Sao Pedro Beach, 7 miles (11 kilometers) southwest.

Don't wrap up your trip without visiting Cultural Center of Mindelo and Monte Verde.

Discover more about the area by visiting nearby Salamansa. It's home to Mount Verde and Baía das Gatas, and it's only 3 miles (5 kilometers) to the east. Salamansa and Presidential Palace in Sao Vicente, another close-by location, are other spots you might like.

Just about 15 miles (24 kilometers) to the north of Mindelo is where you'll find Paul, a regional center that has Eito, Cabo de Ribeira and Passagem. Also visit Chã João Vaz and Lombinho for even more fun.

It's time to adopt your adventurous attitude and go mountain climbing and hiking in Cape Verde.

If you're looking for a little downtime, this region also offers some peaceful activities, including shore fishing and sunbathing.

If you're deciding on exploring Cape Verde during the summer, then you should go swimming and snorkeling.

Aching to step outside and enjoy the local scenery in the wider region? Then head over to the open-air markets.

Traveling opens your eyes and your taste buds to a new array of authentic flavors and spices. Dive into the culinary traditions of Cape Verde and visit some of the local restaurants.

This region's enthusiasm for cabbage and tuna is evident in a number of the local recipes.

Two meals that most encapsulate the local flavor are catchupa (slow boiled stew) and carne gizado (stewed meat and vegetables). Have a taste of these and you will feel like one of the locals.

A delicious dessert that's local to the area is papauya candy (sweet). You'd be crazy not to try a sample during your stay.

Get a real taste of the area by tasting a Ponche (cocktail with brogue, lime and molasses), a popular alcoholic drink here.

In many cases, the distinction between being a true traveler and a mere tourist is some knowledge of the local dialect. So, take the time to learn some practical Portuguese phrases. Start from the beginning with Como está, a common phrase that translates into how are you. A further useful one is Chamo-me.. (my name is..).

Remember to check out the celebrations traditionally held for Independence Day on the 5th of July.

Get ready to pack your bags, say, "Adeus" and choose the perfect souvenir to show your friends back home.

Found a distance of 6 miles (10 kilometers) to the southwest of Mindelo is Sao Pedro Airport, the closest major airport.

Packages in Mindelo

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Top Mindelo Hotels Deals

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Solar Windelo

Solar Windelo

Alto San Antonio, seguir Alto Miramar, Sao Vicente
3.0 out of 5.0

Located in Mindelo, this aparthotel is within a 10-minute walk of Presidential Palace, Mercado Municipal, and Cultural Center of Mindelo. Mindelo Marina and ...

$33

$33
Café Royal

Café Royal

Rúa Lisboa (Rua Liberdade d'Africa), Sao Vicente
3.0 out of 5.0

Located in Mindelo, this hotel is steps from Presidential Palace and Mindelo Marina. Laginha Beach is 0.8 mi (1.3 km) away.

$42

$42
Prassa 3 Boutique Hotel

Prassa 3 Boutique Hotel

Praça Amilcar Cabral 3, Sao Vicente
4.0 out of 5.0

Located in Mindelo, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Cultural Center of Mindelo and Mindelo Marina. Presidential Palace and Mercado Municipal are also ...

$93

$93
Casa Colonial Mindelo

Casa Colonial Mindelo

Rua 24 De Setembro, Sao Vicente
2.5 out of 5.0

Located in Mindelo, this guesthouse is steps from Presidential Palace and Mercado Municipal. Cultural Center of Mindelo and Mindelo Marina are also within 5 ...

$67

$67
Chez Loutcha Residencial

Chez Loutcha Residencial

Av 12 de Setembro, Rua Eduardo Mondlane, Sao Vicente
2.5 out of 5.0

Located in Mindelo, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Presidential Palace, Mercado Municipal, and Cultural Center of Mindelo. Mindelo Marina and Laginha ...

$54

$54
Mindel Hotel

Mindel Hotel

AVENIDA 5 DE JULHO,, MINDELO
3.0 out of 5.0

Located in Mindelo, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Cultural Center of Mindelo, Mindelo Marina, and Mercado Municipal. Presidential Palace and Laginha Beach ...

$104

$104
Hotel Oásis Porto Grande

Hotel Oásis Porto Grande

C.P. 103, Praça Amilcar Cabral, Sao Vicente
3.5 out of 5.0

Located in Mindelo, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Cultural Center of Mindelo and Mindelo Marina. Presidential Palace and Mercado Municipal are also ...

$89

$89
Villa St Aubyn

Villa St Aubyn

Aveninda Ferreira Fortes 20, Sao Vicente
3.0 out of 5.0

Located in Mindelo, this villa is steps from Presidential Palace and Mercado Municipal. Cultural Center of Mindelo and Mindelo Marina are also within 5 ...

Complexo Multiuso Copacabana

Complexo Multiuso Copacabana

Avenida Marginal Lagjnha, bloco M1, Sao Vicente
3.5 out of 5.0

Located in Mindelo, this apartment is within a 15-minute walk of Laginha Beach, Mindelo Marina, and Cultural Center of Mindelo. Mercado Municipal and Presidential ...

Residencial Laginha - Adults Only

Residencial Laginha - Adults Only

Av de Laginha, Sao Vicente
3.0 out of 5.0

Nestled on the beach, this Mindelo hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Laginha Beach, Mindelo Marina, and Cultural Center of Mindelo. Mercado Municipal and Presidential ...

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