Ponta Preta, Murdeira

#4 of 17 in Beaches in Cape Verde
Swim and relax at Ponta Preta, a large, quiet stretch of golden sands. Well-known among water sports professionals, the headland's 3-4 m (10-13 ft) waves offer excellent windsurfing. A handful of restaurants and huts perched atop the dunes serve food and drinks, while rock-studded sections of the beach offer good picnicking and viewing spots. Horseback riding is also available. Plan your visit to Ponta Preta and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Murdeira road trip planning website .
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  • Beautiful beach waves are strong i wouldnt recommend leaving your children alone. Nice bay to relax where waves arent so strong  more »
  • This beach is what you'd expect; Sand/Sea. However it has a rather large, almost unique completely golden yellow Sand Dune, right in the middle of it. It looks completely out of place but is cute...  more »
  • Nice dune, nice Beach
  • Beautiful
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