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The Great Adventure Sao Vicente and Santo Antao 14 Days
For athletes and experienced practitioners. An intense hiking trail in which the company of a mountain guide is essential. One of the most exclusive experiences on the island of Santo Antao. For those who have the opportunity to spend more than a week on the island, it is highly recommended to make the great traversal of all the north coast from the city of Ponta do Sol to Tarrafal Monte Trigo. Apart from the possibility to travel around much of the island and discover different landscapes and coastal communities, this crossing offers an immersion in Cape Verdean culture. Meeting people, falling asleep under the sound of nature, sharing food with strangers, and exchanging life experiences is definitely a way to get to know and understand the Cape Verdean people better.
> Discover the city Mindelo, the capital of culture of Cape Verde;
> Get in touch with the still untouched nature and meet the greenest valleys of Cape Verde (Paul, Ribeira da Torre and Ribeira Grande);
> Discover the cities; Pombas, Ribeira Grande and Ponta do Sol of colonial architecture;
> Look closely Fontaínhas, named the 2nd best located location in the world and the fishing community of Cruzinha da Garça;
> The forest park of the East Plateau (Espongeiro);
> The lunar landscapes of the northwest of the island of Santo Antao;
> Meet Monte Trigo and Tarrafal with its beautiful beach of basaltic sand
> Try the traditional Cape Verde drink: Grogue and Pontche;
> Delight in the Cape Verde gastronomy through a good fresh fish dish.
You might be able to make some modifications to the current tourist programme based upon your personal preferences.