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Trekking week includes an adventure in Cape Verde and lets you explore the country in its purest forms. The action-packed itinerary throughout the week offers you visits to the hotspots on the island while sightseeing to the best scenic hiking and trekking trails.
Not only it has adventures on the ground such as hiking, trekking, visiting traditional villages and even exploring a rum factory, but also it has its share of exploring the best beaches and the world underwater.
Volunteer experiences have a direct and positive impact on local communities by injecting money into the local economy through the purchase of food, transportation, and tourism activities. Volunteering is a great way to give back to the comunity and make a difference in the world. Depending on the type of volunteer experience you are interested in, your time can be spent improving educational resources and opportunities, providing medical services to underserved communities, or promoting environmental conservation and sustainable farming techniques.
Northern Island of Santiago
It’s the first day of your adventure. Today, you will visit Green valleys of Northern Island of Santiago and see beautiful landscapes and interact with local people in their villages. You will get a chance to visit a Local Rum production including tasting!
Serra Malagueta to Mato Brasil
Today, you will walk from Serra Malagueta to Achada Lagoa and to Mato Brasil. This hiking track has spectacular views of all parts of Santiago North.
Hiking with Lunch at Farmer’s House
Walk with us in the mountains of Serra Malagueta and have lunch at an organic farm. In the valley of Lagoa, you will have impressions of a traditional Cape Verdean lifestyle. On our track, we will meet agriculture imposing landscapes, a little oasis. You will meet a local family with whom you will spend some time to see how they live. Lunch will be served at the farmer’s house.
With a little bit of luck, you can see monkeys along the route. ( 2h of hiking included)
Gon-Gon - the "King-Track”
The valley of Gon-gon was named after the Bird Gon-Gon. This is a stunning landscape and the hike has very spectacular views en route. It’s a hike for accustomed hikers because of its duration and hight difference.
We will start from a Nature Park of Serra Malagueta, go down to the Gon-gon valley, go up over a ridge and down in the valley of Principal until we reach the ocean. It’s very beautiful and diversified – as it is believed to be the best of all – the King of Tracks!
(Duration: About 6 h / Difficulty level: Level 4 (Accustomed hikers))
Mountain Cycling Trip
Today, we will discover the great natural surroundings around Tarrafal while going on a bicycle trip. (Duration: 6 h)
Leave your accommodation Saturday morning and take a taxi (1.5 hours) to the PRAIA International Airport