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Santa Cruz Vacations

Santa Cruz Vacations

Got your tickets in your hand and your suitcase zipped up? Read on for a few basic Santa Cruz tips before you go.

If you need some assistance getting your bearings, the nation's capital Praia is 13 miles (21 kilometers) to the south. Also, Assomada is 8 miles (13 kilometers) to the west.

The population of this area of Cape Verde is around 9,000.

Santa Cruz Vacation Packages

Gain fantastic savings on vacation packages via Travelocity. Just select from more than 400 airline partners and 665,000 places to stay, and you'll be off to Santa Cruz in no time!

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Where to stay in Santa Cruz

You should book early if you want to stay as close as possible to Santa Cruz. The Hotel Edu Horizonte is the only listed property within a short commute of the center.

Where do you fly into for Santa Cruz?

Bags packed and passport at the ready? Excellent — board a plane to Praia International Airport (RAI). Once the wheels hit the runway, you'll be only 13 miles (21 kilometers) to the south from central Santa Cruz.

Can I rent a car in Santa Cruz?

While the popular tourist areas in Santa Cruz can be fun to see, why not head out for the day and discover completely new sights with a rental car via Travelocity?

If you need a ride from Praia International Airport, unfortunately, there aren't any car rental outlets right next to the terminal. You'll have to find alternate means of transportation to venture into the city, 13 miles (21 kilometers) away.

Places to visit in Santa Cruz

Mountain climbing is a popular activity in Cape Verde and an excellent excuse to get out and experience more of this unique region.

If you're eager to turn up the fun factor, also make plans to go hiking.

Places to Visit Near Santa Cruz

If you've explored all there is to explore in Santa Cruz already, don't worry! Just 18 miles (29 kilometers) away is Tarrafal, and there's no lack of activities on offer here. The Tarrafal Camp is a great place to start understanding the culture of this area. Lighthouse and Tarrafal Beach are more fantastic spots to visit. Maio is another neighboring area situated just 25 miles (40 kilometers) away. Travelers come here for Rotcha Beach, Nossa Senhora da Luz Parish and Calheta.

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Top Santa Cruz Hotels Deals

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Hotel Vip Praia

Hotel Vip Praia

4.0 out of 5.0 Avenida Jorge Barbosa, Praia
5/5
(1 Reviews)
This hotel features 2 coffee shops/cafés and a fitness center. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center, free WiFi in public areas, and airport shuttle. Relax with a drink at one of the 2 bars/lounges and enjoy free perks like buffet breakfast and free self parking.
$41
Villa Santa Cruz Santiago

Villa Santa Cruz Santiago

2.5 out of 5.0 Santa Cruz santiago, Pedra badejo santiago, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz
Free self parking is available and the guesthouse's multilingual staff can provide around-the-clock assistance. Guests will appreciate free perks like continental breakfast and WiFi in public areas. A garden and a picnic area are also provided.
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Villa Sao Jose

Villa Sao Jose

3.0 out of 5.0 Pedra Badejo, CP 58, Santa Cruz, Santiago
A restaurant and a bar/lounge are featured at this guesthouse. There's no skimping on freebies - guests receive free full breakfast, free WiFi, and free self parking. A coffee shop, a terrace, and a garden are also on offer.
$80
Hotel Pérola

Hotel Pérola

4.0 out of 5.0 Chã de Areia, PO Box 129A, Praia
This hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a poolside bar. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center, free WiFi in public areas, and airport shuttle. Free buffet breakfast is served.

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