Port of Call Information

Port of Call Information

Porto Praia, Cape Verde

Average Yearly High Temperature in Fahrenheit (°F)
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
71 70 71 71 79 74 76 79 80 79 76 73


Praia which in Portuguese means beach has an estimated population of population 111,500. Praia is the capital of Cape Verde. Praia is also the largest city in Cape Verde after Mindelo. Praia is Cape Verde's biggest city, and a commercial center and a port that ships coffee, sugar cane, and tropical fruits. Praia also has a prosperous fishing industry. There are resort beaches nearby.

Things to Do

If you get a chance when you get to Praia you should visit the Museu Etnografico and the Manumento de Diogo Gomes.