Hike to Ponta do Sol
Enjoy the landscapes of this impressive island and learn about its traditional drink and resources.
Panoramic drive across the mountains.
Hike from Ponta do Sol to Fontainhas, one of Cape Verde’s most beautiful and remote villages.
Enjoy a traditional meal from the island.
There will be several stops for photo along the way.
Level 3: Active - good mobility needed
7 hrs 30 min
Casual clothing, light layers, and comfortable walking shoes.
The tour starts with a panoramic drive along the coastal road to Ponta do Sol. This village was formerly called Vila Maria Pia, in honor of a Portuguese queen. Here, you will enjoy a nice meal in a local restaurant made from local ingredients. Before your delightful lunch overlooking the sea, you will go on your spectacular hike.
Start from Ponta do Sol to Fontainhas and back on a cobblestone road that will impress even the most courageous travelers. Fontainhas is a very nice village that features some of Cape Verde’s best views. This adventure will definitely stay with you and create memories for a lifetime.
Remarks/requirements: Casual clothing, light layers, and comfortable walking shoes.