Mindelo Cruises

Panoramic view of Cape Verde
Panoramic view of Cape Verde
Street view of Mindelo in Sao Vicente Island, Cape Verde

The port city of Mindelo in the volcanic archipelago of Cape Verde, retains many features of its colonial past, and is known for its music, carnival atmosphere and blend of Portuguese traditions and Brazilian style.

Situated in Porto Grande Bay, Mindelo is surrounded by low mountains and boasts some of the best sea views and scenery in the region. The coastline is awash with natural points of interest, while the man-made Fortim d'El Rei – an abandoned fort that sits on top of a hill above Mindelo port – is well worth a visit.[ReadMoreMob]

The Municipal Market, with its vast fish market, is fascinating, as are the well-preserved Governor’s Palace and City Hall – both attractive examples of Portuguese-style architecture. The Torre de Belém is a scaled-down replica of the ancient tower in Lisbon. The fine, wide esplanades around the harbour offer a host of interesting little cafés and tiny shops.

Cruises to Mindelo

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Latin America with the Chilean Fjords • T2201

 Southampton
Bolette
Tue 04 Jan 2022
79 nights
  • Discover iconic destinations & unforgettable highlights
  • Dance the tango in Buenos Aires and much more.
  • Scenic cruising by Cape Horn
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Atlantic Islands & Brazilian Icons • T2202

 Southampton
Bolette
Tue 04 Jan 2022
25 nights
  • Seek out some of Brazil’s most iconic attractions
  • Revel in unrivalled views from Sugarloaf Mountain
  • Uncover gorgeous natural treasures at Ilhabela
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South America with the Chilean Fjords • T220203

 Southampton
Bolette
Tue 04 Jan 2022
49 nights
  • Visit one of the world’s most intoxication regions
  • Discover iconic sights and sounds of Rio de Janeiro
  • Experience scenic cruising of astonishing Chilean Fjords
Braemar cruising into Mindelo in the distance Braemar cruising into Mindelo in the distance Braemar cruising into Mindelo in the distance

Islands of Cape Verde, Madeira & the Canaries • L2202

 Southampton
Balmoral
Wed 19 Jan 2022
19 nights
  • Experience the spectacular beauty of glorious islands
  • Enjoy an authentic taste of Cape Verde
  • Discover volcanic landscapes and natural wonders
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Civilisations of Cape Verde & Morocco • S2303

 Liverpool
Borealis
Fri 03 Feb 2023
18 nights
  • Explore the imperial cities of Marrakech & Rabat
  • Trek through the Atlas Mountains
  • Discover music & dance styles in Cape Verde