Ride at the Salt Flats 

Lenght: 4km

Duration: 1h

Horse gait: walk

Ideal riders: beginners/intermediates

This trail is an easy and gentle ride across the "Big Salt Flats of Santa Maria" where local people work everyday to satisfy the demand of salt for the whole archipelago. A horseback ride in incredible scenery which will take you back in time and give you the opportunity to learn more about the culture and history of Sal Island.

Ride at the Salt Flats & Kite Beach

Lenght: 7km

Duration: 1,5h

Horse gait: walk/canter or gallop

Ideal riders: beginners/intermediates/experts

This trail starts with an easy and gentle ride across the "Big Salt Flats of Santa Maria" where local people work everyday to satisfy the demand of salt for the whole archipelago. Leaving the Salt Flats behind, you will head up to Costa da Fragata, better known as Kite Beach for the great number of kite surfers that during the windy season fill up the sky with their colorful kites. An endless golden sand beach trek awaits where you will hear the roar of the waves and the most experienced riders will have the chance to gallop through the surf. Less experienced riders or those who just want to relax and enjoy the landscape, will ride gently along the shore at walking gait with the assistance of the guides. A fun trail suitable for all the family and one more tick in your "bucket list"!

Ride at the Salt Flats, Kite Beach & Sand Dunes

Lenght: 9km

Duration: 2h

Horse gait: walk/canter or gallop

Ideal riders: beginners/intermediates/experts

This trail starts with an easy and gentle ride across the desert formed by the Sahara Desert sand carried by the trade winds. Leave your tracks on the sand dunes and you will arrive at the "Big Salt Flats of Santa Maria" where local people work everyday to satisfy the demand of salt for the whole archipelago. Riding up a small hill where you will find an amazing view of the salt pans.

Leaving the Salt Flats behind, you will head up to Costa da Fragata, better known as Kite Beach for the great number of kite surfers that during the windy season fill up the sky with their colorful kites. An endless golden sand beach trek awaits where you will hear the roar of the waves and the most experienced riders will have the chance to gallop through the surf. Less experienced riders or those who just want to relax and enjoy the landscape will ride gently along the shore at walking gait with the assistance of the guides. Once you arrive at the foot of the Serra Negra Natural Reserve you will head back to the stables riding through flat land with green bushes and a small creek where it is common to meet cows, donkeys and endemic birds of Cape Verde.

A fun trail to discover the South/East part of the island suitable for all adventurous riders!

 
 
Horse Riding at the Salt Flats
Horse Riding at the Salt Flats
Horse Riding at the Salt Flats
Horse riding at the Salt Flats
Horse Riding Cape Verde
Horse Riding Cape Verde
Horse Riding Cape Verde
Horse Riding Cape Verde
Horse Riding Cape Verde
Horse Riding Cape Verde
Horse Riding Cape Verde
Horse Riding Cape Verde
Horse Riding Cape Verde
Horse Riding Cape Verde
Horse Riding Cape Verde

Horse Riding Excursions in Cape Verde - Sal Island

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