Boa Vista, in the Cape Verde Islands, belongs to the northern group of islands, called Barlavento. It is one of the three sandy eastern islands (Sal, Boavista and Maio) and is known for marine turtles and traditional music, as well as its ultramarathon and its sand dunes and beaches. The highest point on the island is Monte Estancia, elevation 387m; other mountains include Santo Antonio (Saint Anthony) and Monte Negro (Black Mountain). Other features include Campo da Serra. Its main town is Sal Rei, its ferry port and home to Boa Vista's airport on the northwest side of the island.
Surrounding islets include Ilheu de Sal Rei featuring a lighthouse in the west, and Ilheu do Baluarte featuring the easternmost point in Cape Verde. Points include Ponta Antónia to the north.
There are no cruises currently listed for this port of call.