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Pedra de Lume, Ilha do Sal, Cape Verde
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Reviewed 23 October 2018

we visited whilst on the island tour and enjoyed floating in the salt pool, they have showers for small charge and a bar fro refreshments ...very nice

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Amy B
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Visited the salt mines as part of our day trip around Sal, and was well worth the experience! Floated in water 27 times more saltier then the sea,in the eye of a volcano, an experience not many can say they have done! It leaves a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Duz1892
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

The small town of Pedra de Lume consists of a few old stone warehouses, shipwrecks, a garage - and a lovely beach. Make a stop and go for a walk or swim - guaranteed more quiet than elsewhere on the island.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Anna T
Reviewed 9 February 2018

Only 5 euros for a glimpse of why the island got its name, and how the decline led to the poverty that tourism is trying to correct. Set below sea level so that the pools fill naturally and the sun can dry them to produce...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank DerehamDad
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We are trying to be responsible tourists and support the local economy, but this place is owned by Italian. So we felt robbed with 5 Euro entrance per person expecting some nice views, but we found an empty area with almost no salt and just...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank egonna
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

The body mask with mud is fun to do and rejuvenates the skin in minutes! As soon as it dries you can rub it and take a dip into the water and you feel an instant smooth, leaving the skin as silk. Careful: is salt...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

Worth the entry fee of a few euros. Fun to swim (float) around in the super salty water. Small shop and a bar is available. Showers available for a small fee

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Joel K
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Went to the Salt Pans by taxi from town and agreed to meet at the tarmac for the ride back 2.5 hours later. My Salt Pan review is here on TA, but the beach and harbour is well worth a tour. The rusting barges, abandoned...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Paul D
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