Santo Antão, Cape Verde: Extreme Hiking Package – 5 days/4 nights

We take pride in presenting one of the most authentic, adventurous, and comprehensive tours of Santo Antão, Cape Verde. This includes five hiking tours, each spanning 5 to 15 kilometers through challenging terrains. Explore attractions, plantations, family homes, small family industries, breathtaking landscapes, and the complete cultural legacy of this remarkable island. Our tour encompasses all necessary passes with our top local partner guides, seamless transfers, and accommodation for each night at various points.

Embark on a captivating 4-night journey through Cabo Verde’s stunning landscapes:
🌄 Day 1: Coculi to Cha de Pedras
🏞️ Day 2: Cha de Pedras – Aguada Cirque
⛰️ Day 3: Cruzinha to Ponta Sol
🏞️ Day 4: Ribeira da Torre Valley
🌳 Day 5: Discover the breathtaking Paul Valley. Experience nature’s wonders!

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Santo Antão, Cape Verde: Extreme Hiking Package – 5 days/4 nights

Santo Antao Cape Verde Hiking

 

Embark on a 4-night hiking adventure across Santo Antão, Cabo Verde’s spectacular landscapes:

Day 1: Coculi to Cha de Pedras

  • Duration: 2h30, +250m, -400m, 5 km
  • Begin with a morning boat to Santo Antao, followed by a picturesque transfer through the mountainous old road, offering photo stops at Cova Crater, Cha de Mato, and Delgadin.
  • Wander through valleys famous for grogue distilleries, sugar cane, and banana plantations.
  • Overnight in Cha de Pedras.

Day 2: Cha de Pedras – Aguada Cirque

  • Duration: 5 hours, +750m, -750m
  • Ascend through the stunning Cha das Pedras valley to reach the remote Aguada Cirque, a hidden paradise surrounded by terraced crops and picturesque hamlets.
  • Traverse the wild cirque and relish in the beauty of the impressive torrents and deep gorges.
  • Overnight in Cha de Pedras.

Day 3: Cruzinha to Ponta Sol

  • Duration: 6 hours, +550m, -550m, 15 km
  • Transfer to the seaside near Cruzinha, then embark on a coastal hike to Fontainhas, known as the queen of coastal hikes.
  • Explore fishing villages, such as Cruzinha, Formiguinhas, and Corvo, with breathtaking views of mountain slopes and abysses.
  • Overnight in Ponta do Sol.

Day 4: Ribeira da Torre Valley

  • Duration: 3h30, +500m, -500m, 5 km
  • Transfer to Ribeira da Torre, one of the island’s most spectacular valleys, nestled at the foot of a volcanic peak.
  • Experience a loop hike amidst steep valleys adorned with bananas and sugar cane crops.
  • Return to Ponta do Sol for the night.

Day 5: Discover Paul Valley

  • Duration: 4-5 hours, +400m, -700m, 10 km
  • Transfer along the north coast to explore the tropical cultures and peasant life in the heart of Paul Valley.
  • Traverse extraordinary terraced staircases, passing through banana and sugar cane plantations.
  • Visit a distillery (from January to June) and conclude the hike with a transfer to Porto Novo and ferry to Sao Vicente.

Included:

  • 5 hikes, 4 nights
  • Accommodation: guesthouse or hotel (based on availability)
  • Tourist taxes
  • Guide
  • Transfers and luggage transfers
  • Breakfast

Excluded:

  • Meals
  • Drinks

Prices are on a double basis.

 

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