BOSTON, MA — Azores Airlines has a new air service to the Cape Verde Islands from Boston. Flights start on June 1st and tickets are on sale now by calling 800-762-9995. Service is a one-stop, via the Azores, to Santiago Island and the capital city of Praia.
To launch the route, Azores Airlines has a special fare of $704 round trip including all taxes and fees, on sale now until February 28th, 2017. Promotion is valid for travel between June 1 to 30, 2017 and September 1 to December 8th 2017. Subject to availability.
With this new option customers who want to fly between Boston and Cape Verde, may travel with ease. Flights are twice a week: Sundays and Thursdays – Boston/Ponta Delgada/Praia.
Cape Verde, or Cabo Verde, is volcanic archipelago off the Northwest coast of Africa. It is known for its endless sandy beaches, Creole Portuguese/African culture, soulful morna music and sunny weather year-round. Its largest island, Santiago, is home to the capital, Praia. Formally, Praia de Santa Maria, the city is perched on cliffs overlooking the sea, with several beachfront hotels.
The airline has also announced a major aircraft lease of six new Airbus aircraft. With a transatlantic network, these aircraft will connect Portugal to Boston, Oakland, Providence, Toronto and Montreal, in addition to major European hubs.
Azores Airlines, part of the SATA Group, has connected New England with the Azores and mainland Portugal for more than 35 years. For more information about booking flights visit azoresairlines.pt or call 800-762-9995