São Nicolau The unknown beauty

Hiking and Relaxing on São Nicolau

(4 days / 3 Nights)

This fascinating island impresses with a stunning and pristine alpine world that you will discover through various hikes. The pleasant capital Ribeira Brava has been spiritual and cultural centre of Cape Verde for a long time. But also beach lovers will enjoy the beautiful island.



Day 1:
Arrival on São Nicolau

Arrival on São Nicolau and transfer to your accommodation in Ribeira Brava. We will show you the colonial town on a short city tour before you will go on your first hike with a visit of a sugar cane factory in the afternoon. (-/LB/D)

Day 2:
Fascinating Hikes through Green Valleys

We will take you on a fascinating hike through the valleys of Canto de Fajã to Ribeira Prata. In the afternoon you can relax at the beach.


Day 3:
Hike through the Misty Forest

Today we will hike through the misty forest up to Monte Gordo, the highest mountain of the island with stunning views if weather permits.


Duration: approx. 4-5 hours walking time, altitude in hm +520m/ -900m

Day 4:
Departure or Individual Extension

Transfer to the airport or extension.




B = Breakfast

L = Lunch

LB = Lunch-bags

D = Dinner

Included Services

  • 3 overnights in a good pension (priv. bathroom)
  • breakfast, 3x lunch-bags, 1x dinner
  • descripted program incl. transfers
  • local English speaking guide

If you are interested in this package, please request through our contact form. We will send you a proposal immediately.

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