Once visiting São Vicente and the cultural capital of Cape Verde – to see also neighbouring island of located only 10 km over the Mindelo bay. This green paradise will amaze you by its beauty and landscape diversity. Santo Antão is having a lot of rain, once being the mountain island covered by forests, various plantations, magnificent valleys and breath-taking views. You will visit also a distillery of Cape Verdean most famous drink - "grogue", made by sugar cane (February - June). Be ready with your camera, because you will be not able to stop shooting one of the best pictures from your holiday on Cape Verde.
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Mindelo City Tour (PRICE FROM: 15 EUR / person – to be paid separately)
Full Day Tour São Vicente (PRICE FROM: 50 EUR / person - to be paid separately)
Details of your journey to green paradise:
Afterwards, we will give you a very detailed map of Mindelo City + she will give you all possible recommendation and tips, what to do. At 07:30 a.m. on following day she will pick you up at your hotel and drive you to the harbour, where the ferry (leaving at 08:00 am) will take on hour to reach the island of , called by the locals “ ” = Island of the Mountains and considered by majority of the tourist as a most beautiful island of the archipelago. Our guide will welcome you at the harbour of and let the adventure begin! One of the highlights is the mountain road called “ ”. It took more than 13 years in the 60’s of the last century to build 34 km long road connecting the south and the north coast. Stopping at (1.550 m) to make a short walk into the pine forest, enjoying incredible scenery over volcano crater with its colourful agricultural fields, we will be amazed by incredible views over the canyons at . Then we will visit the town of with its colonial architecture that used to be economical and cultural capital of the island. From there the road will lead us to – the entrance gate of the greenest valley of the archipelago. Driving up among sugar cane fields and fruit-tree plantations / mango / papaya / banana / etc … we will stop for 3- course lunch at an ECO-farm (all drinks paid on the spot).
Before heading back to the harbour via newly build coastal road, we will visit a distillery and taste the famous local rum called “”. The ferry will get us back to Mindelo at 06:00 pm and we say “ ” after transferring you back to your hotel.
Visiting 2 islands in 2 days
Possibility of “jumping” from civilisation of Mindelo City to the green forests of Santo Antão
Ideal choice for families
Informative, friendly and professional guide
Possibility of organising this excursion also by arriving to Mindelo from other islands with local airlines (the flight tickets are not included in the price) – UPON REQUEST
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Breakfast & Lunch on second day
All ferry tickets and fees
Children must be accompanied by an adult
Not wheelchair accessible
Subject to favourable weather conditions. If cancelled due to poor
weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full
PRICE FROM: 148 EUR / person
CHILDREN: -50% (on all mentioned prices)
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