A holiday would not be complete without a BBQ on the beach! Fun in the sun in a truly stunning location.

But, what could make it just that little bit more special?

A fishing trip followed by a BBQ, cooking the delicious fish you have caught. Will you have a gourmet BBQ fit for a king or a meagre offering, this is in your hands (or rather on your line) Don’t worry though, you won’t go hungry our expert fishing guides will ensure you have a few catches.

Bottom Fishing or drifting is the traditional method of fishing in Cape Verde and used mainly by local fisherman. You will be taken out on an authentic wooden fisherman’s boat from Santa Maria pier, around the coastline of Sal. A large variety of fish are in the waters around the island, such as trigger, garoupa, wrasse, soldier, parrot, bream, puffer and various others.


  • €70 per person (min 2 passengers)
  • €250 for a private boat (max 4 passengers)


  • 3 hours – 3.5 hours plus a BBQ at your leisure


  • Hotel collection and drop off
  • Professional skipper
  • All fishing equipment
  • Public liability insurance 

Things to bring

  • Bottled water and snacks
  • Non slip shoes
  • Suntan Lotion
  • Camera

Additional information

Please note this is nature at her best and as much as we are most likely to, we cannot give a 100% guarantee will we see or catch the fish mentioned.

Please be aware we are not able to take card payments, please pay your tour guide in Euros.