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Float effortlessly like you have never before, however you need to ....

The salt lake is in the middle of a natural crater which is used for sea salt extraction which made... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Farrokh H
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This was a quite fun and rather like swimming in the Dead Sea. I would make sure not to swallow the... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2018
Jim B
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Place to visit of course... I was surprised how you floating on the water... don’t expect crystal blue water... the salt of course is very very hight and you can feel in the skin... don’t wash your face whit this water... you can have also...More

Thank bichi81
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was truly a wonderful experience we went with 3 children and my husband and I our tui rep was very knowledable and we had a lovely time. Be warned if your child accidentally splashed you it really really really hurts lol.

Thank familyHowes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a fun place to visit, though as my guide indicated, the water is 25 times saltier than ocean water so while it may feel great, one shouldn't stay too terribly long in the water. It's not very deep but the water was a...More

Thank Theodora v
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The floating was fun. It was a bit overpriced and yes it stung if water got in your eyes. Again not somewhere you’d go in isolation but good at the end of an island tour. We asked our driver to stop off at the 1855...More

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The salt lake is in the middle of a natural crater which is used for sea salt extraction which made Cape Verde the largest exporter at one time. But now it is used for tourism. You enter through a tunnel and see the vast moon...More

Thank Farrokh H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved it here very relaxing the lakes are lovely and warm well worth €5 to get in the benefits on the skin are great my skin has never been softer and my daughter had some horrific mosquito bites which the lakes have done wonders for!...More

Thank Rebecca P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the salt lake as part of a tour around Sal. It was amazing so relaxing. We were advised not to shower straight away as the minerals In the water would do our skin good. Oh boy they where right after a day out...More

1  Thank DiggerChester
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here as part of the half day island tour with TUI and it was incredible. Inside a volcano crater lies the salt lakes below see level. Getting into the water and just floating was so weird and so brilliant. We also took the drone...More

1  Thank Richard N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited as part of island tour. Great experience warm water salty as hell couldn’t drown if you tried lol. A little rocky getting in but worth the effort. Fun trying to stand once your on your back. Looked like a salt pot once we dried...More

Thank swarwick2018
Reviewed 5 July 2018

This was a quite fun and rather like swimming in the Dead Sea. I would make sure not to swallow the water or to get it in the eyes as it will sting quite badly (have some water stood by just in case. Also if...More

Thank Jim B
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There is a gent who runs tours on Facebook called David Morais from Cape Verde. Send him a message on there and he will help. He's a great guy!
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