Take a 8-day, 7-night trekking adventure on the island of Santo Antao from Mindelo Trek amidst the more than 480 miles (770 kilometers) of hiking trails that criss-cross the island Pass by gorgeous scenery of cloud-shrouded mountains, lush valleys and small farming communities Spend the night at local family-run hotels, enjoying freshly-prepared meals from local ingredients Amazing mix of cultural immersion and gorgeous scenery.
Arrival at Cesaria Evora Airport, you will be picked up by our guide, who also takes you to your hotel, arriving, you will be served a traditional welcome drink and will be served a hot meal lunch/dinner according to your arrival schedule.
Morning City & museum Tour, lunch ahead. After lunch, S. Vicente sightseeing (Mindelo, Baia das Gatas, Monte Verde (774m) and Praia Grande. Dinner and a wonderful city walk back to the hotel.
After breakfast, departure to S. Antao. Transfer to R.a Grande stop at Joao Afonso Location specialized in sugar cane culture. Picnic in family residence. Transport to Ponta do Sol and half board in small hotel.
Santo Antao, walk from Church of Ponta do Sol: Cha d'Igreja passed to Cruzinha (fishing community with a small natural harbor and black sand beaches) and small and beautiful villages in the sea: Formiguinhas, Corvo and Fontainhas. Picnic at noon and half board at the family home in Ponta do Sol.
Santo Antao, Cova go to Paul Valley: Transport to the Cova volcano crater located at 1522 meters above sea level. The wizard will send you, from a variety of green landscapes, lush valley Paul, considered the most beautiful in the whole archipelago. Picnic at lunchtime. Transport to Ponta do Sol and half board in the small hotel.
Santo Antao, Lombo Branco PINHAO walk: Transport to the village Pinhao at 600 meters. The route develops along a plateau of rare beauty, not only the large number of small mountains, but above all by the high population distribution. Picnic during the walk and half-board at the residence in Ponta do Sol.
Santo Antao Travel to S. Vincent. Transport of the new coastal road linking R.a Grande Porto Novo and ferry connections to St Vicente. Reception in the port of Mindelo and transfer to hotel in 1/2 pension scheme. Afternoon and evening free.
Return to the origin. Free time to explore more or do some souvenir shopping, according to flight schedules. Airport transfer for check-in and departure.
Spontaneous stops based on client's interests for photography or a quick scenic gaze during the tour is allowed.
There is a possibility of witnessing a naming ceremony, join a church service or witness a funeral ceremony while tour is in session.
Worlanyo Tours' cancellation policy is applied as follows:
Cancellations made 60 days or more prior to the start of the tour will be charged cancellation fee of 15% of the tour cost.
Cancellations made 45 to 30 days prior to the start to the tour will be charged cancellation fee of 20% of the tour cost.
Cancellations made 25 to 15 days prior to the start to the tour will be charged cancellation fee of 25% of the tour cost.
Cancellations made 15 days or less prior to the start of the tour will be charged cancellation of 100%, meaning no refund.
Trip cancellation insurance is recommended.
Domestic flight tickets are non-refundable when alternate (land) arrangements are made.
No-Shows, late arrivals, voluntary changes or cancellations by travelers of tour days or services during a tour are non-refundable. Cancellation Insurance Is recommended.
Prior to the start of the tour, Worlanyo Tours reserves the right to cancel a tour, and will provide a full refund of all payments. Worlanyo Tours has never cancelled a tour but would do so at Its sole discretion should travelers' safety be of concern. Worlanyo Tours is not responsible for expenses Incurred by travelers in preparing for a trip which is eventually cancelled.
Once travelers are at the destination in Africa, Worlanyo Tours will provide comparable alternate tour arrangements if the cancellation of a particular tour is deemed necessary. Should travelers elect not to accept these alternate arrangements, this will constitute voluntary refusal of services, and no refunds will be given.
Pro-rata refunds will be made if alternate arrangements are not comparable to the original tour services, Please note: Domestic flights may be replaced by ground transportation, if the domestic flight schedule renders flights impossible within the constraints of a tour and/or the tour dates; In this case, the missed flights ac non-refundable as the ticket price will be used to make alternate land arrangements
Worlanyo Tours prices are stated in U.S. Dollars (USD), and are subject to change until a tour deposit is received. Prices do not include international travel to/from Africa, passport fees, entry visa fees, excess baggage charges, airport taxes, immunization or other medical fees, non-specified meals, alcoholic or other beverages, insurance, tips for tour staff, laundry and other personal expenses.
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