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Cape Verde: Best trails of Santiago and Fogo islands provided by Bu Country Tours

Cape Verde: Best trails of Santiago and Fogo islands

Cape Verde: Best trails of Santiago and Fogo islands
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C$2,291.19
per adult (price varies by group size)
Free Cancellation up to 7 days in advance
About
Discover Santiago and Fogo Island's best hiking and trekking trails with a local guide. Go adventure through volcanoes, national parks, green valleys, coffee plantations, UNESCO Heritage Sites, a natural pool and, marvel at the incredible view from top of Cape Verde's highest mountain.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 8 days
  • Mobile tickets accepted
Cancellation policy
  • If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
  • If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
  • If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
Available languages
Portuguese, English, French, Spanish
Know before you go
  • Duration: 8 days
  • Mobile tickets accepted
Available languages
Portuguese, English, French, Spanish
Cancellation policy
  • If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
  • If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
  • If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 104417P89
Call +1 855 275 5071
Important information
Inclusions
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Lunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Breakfast
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Breakfast
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Breakfast
  • Custom and private Arrival and departure airport Transfers; Luggage Transfers;
  • Hotel pick up and drop off for all the tours;
  • Tours as mentioned in the program;
  • Domestic Flights (Praia/Fogo/Praia);
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • All entrance fees
  • Local Assistance 24 hours a day.
  • Entry/Admission - Santiago
  • Entry/Admission - Cidade Velha of Ribeira Grande - World Heritage Site
  • Entry/Admission - Cidade Velha, Historic Centre of Ribeira Grande
  • Entry/Admission - Fortaleza Real de San Felipe
  • Entry/Admission - Serra de Malagueta
  • Entry/Admission - Santiago
  • Entry/Admission - Fogo
  • Entry/Admission - Municipal Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Fogo
  • Entry/Admission - Santiago
Exclusions
  • International Flights;
  • Tourist tax (Paid locally: 2 Euros/Person/Night);
  • Travel insurance;
  • Visa or Airport Security Tax fees (TSA).
  • Sevices not mentioned in the program and Personal expenses.
Duration
8 days
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Custom and private airport pickup according to the arrival scheduled time.
  • Airports:
  • Sao Filipe Airport, Fogo Cape Verde
  • Francisco Mendes Airport, Praia, Santiago Cape Verde
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Travellers should have a strong physical fitness level
  • • This tour starts and ends in Praia (Santiago Island);
  • • The rum production season runs from January 1 st to May 31st
  • • Please bring passport, hiking shoes, sandals/flip flops, confortable shoes, a towel, a hat, swimwear, and sunscreen;
  • • Lunch and diner includes fish, meet or main dish + dessert + water. Vegetariam food available upon request.
  • • We do not include all meals in the package to make your trip more flexible. Take this opportunity to choose between the restaurants near your accommodation and try Cape Verdean cuisine according to your preference. Your travel representative will be delighted to help if needed;
  • • Copy of traveler's passport is mandatory for the issue of the flight/Ferry ticket;
  • • For domestic flights, each traveler is entitled to take a suitcase of up to 23 kg and a backpack of up to 5 kg.
  • • We reserve the right to claim from the travelers, any additional expenses incurred due to delay or changes in the schedule of domestic flights.
  • • We reserve the right to alter the order of the itinerary or substitute a hotel of similar class if deemed necessary. The same will be informed to the traveler before departure.
  • • A date change fee, as applicable will be levied on passengers who change their date of travel.
  • • Not recommended for those who are afraid of heights
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travellers
Inclusions
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Lunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Breakfast
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Breakfast
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Breakfast
  • Custom and private Arrival and departure airport Transfers; Luggage Transfers;
  • Hotel pick up and drop off for all the tours;
  • Tours as mentioned in the program;
  • Domestic Flights (Praia/Fogo/Praia);
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • All entrance fees
  • Local Assistance 24 hours a day.
  • Entry/Admission - Santiago
  • Entry/Admission - Cidade Velha of Ribeira Grande - World Heritage Site
  • Entry/Admission - Cidade Velha, Historic Centre of Ribeira Grande
  • Entry/Admission - Fortaleza Real de San Felipe
  • Entry/Admission - Serra de Malagueta
  • Entry/Admission - Santiago
  • Entry/Admission - Fogo
  • Entry/Admission - Municipal Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Fogo
  • Entry/Admission - Santiago
Exclusions
  • International Flights;
  • Tourist tax (Paid locally: 2 Euros/Person/Night);
  • Travel insurance;
  • Visa or Airport Security Tax fees (TSA).
  • Sevices not mentioned in the program and Personal expenses.
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Custom and private airport pickup according to the arrival scheduled time.
  • Airports:
  • Sao Filipe Airport, Fogo Cape Verde
  • Francisco Mendes Airport, Praia, Santiago Cape Verde
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Duration
8 days
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Travellers should have a strong physical fitness level
  • • This tour starts and ends in Praia (Santiago Island);
  • • The rum production season runs from January 1 st to May 31st
  • • Please bring passport, hiking shoes, sandals/flip flops, confortable shoes, a towel, a hat, swimwear, and sunscreen;
  • • Lunch and diner includes fish, meet or main dish + dessert + water. Vegetariam food available upon request.
  • • We do not include all meals in the package to make your trip more flexible. Take this opportunity to choose between the restaurants near your accommodation and try Cape Verdean cuisine according to your preference. Your travel representative will be delighted to help if needed;
  • • Copy of traveler's passport is mandatory for the issue of the flight/Ferry ticket;
  • • For domestic flights, each traveler is entitled to take a suitcase of up to 23 kg and a backpack of up to 5 kg.
  • • We reserve the right to claim from the travelers, any additional expenses incurred due to delay or changes in the schedule of domestic flights.
  • • We reserve the right to alter the order of the itinerary or substitute a hotel of similar class if deemed necessary. The same will be informed to the traveler before departure.
  • • A date change fee, as applicable will be levied on passengers who change their date of travel.
  • • Not recommended for those who are afraid of heights
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travellers
Travel safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during your visit
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
What you can expect during your visit
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
Itinerary
Overview
Full Map
37 stops
Day 1
Arrival in Praia (Santiago...
Day 2
Santiago Island: Calabaceira...
Day 3
Trekking in Serra Malagueta...
Day 4
From Praia: Fogo island Tour to...
Day 5
From Chã das Caldeiras: Pico do...
Day 6
Hiking Chã das Caldeiras –...
Day 7
From Fogo: Praia City Tour &...
Day 8
Goodbye Cabo Verde
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Fabouche
Fabouche
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Amazing Service
Excellent service throughout my stay in CV. Admilson is a very kind and very reliable person for all kind of servic
docdynamite
docdynamite
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Great hiking tour
Hiking around the volcano crater area of the island of Fogo is a must do. We had great guides, fantastic weather an
docdynamite
docdynamite
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Interesting trip to the old capital
Interesting trip to the old capital of Santiago island, learning a lot about the history of Cape Verde. Fantastic t
Sabina_Craciun
Sabina_Craciun
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Service at its best!
Service at its best! Admilson Garcia heads the BU Country Tours in Cape Verde with exemplary dedication and custome
richardcA2234ZS
richardcA2234ZS
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Perfect Cabo Verde Trip
Our 4-island tour of Santiago, Fogo, Sao Vicente, Santo Antao was arranged by BU Country Tours, and we were extreme
gabrieloG8664FL
gabrieloG8664FL
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Great day tour!
Great friendly service and experience. A truly beautiful island and our guide was wonderful and easy to work with.
Macadx
Macadx
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A must during your stay in Santiago Island
I had an amazing day doing The Best of Santiago Island tour. Admilson is an excellent guide. His passion for his wo
AlenSlovenia
AlenSlovenia
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Highly recommended
A very smooth communication. Superb service. The guide Zenildo was amazing, very informative and with great attitud
IntlHealthGuru
IntlHealthGuru
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Fascinating overview of Santiago Island
We did a small group day tour of Santiago Island just around the time the country was reopening to tourism. Adimils
jvho78
jvho78
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Immemorable day around Santiago thanks to cheerful Garcia and Rita my guides
Garcia and Rira made my day through the island showing all its diversity with memorable steps like swimming at the
BetweenPastnFuture
BetweenPastnFuture
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Best Guide in Praia
I had a problem with my card and couldn't withdraw money. This guy helped me through the whole day to figure out my
Eric_Montreuil_13
Eric_Montreuil_13
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Outstanding family experience in magnificent Santiago Island Cabo Verde
The tour was one of my best experience travelling with the family around the world. Admilson, Rita, Walter and all
roadto197
roadto197
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Excellent tour operator
I booked the full-day Santiago tour as well as the Maio Island day-trip. Both trips were excellent! Admilson and Le
andreaoW6593HP
andreaoW6593HP
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Highly recommended
Great experience. Very nice and knowledgeble and funny guide,Zen. Tryed Cus Cuz and gufong at Luiza's place. Loved
dh57
dh57
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Expensive, but a good day.
This was a really good day, with an excellent guide, Romilson, who was very knowledgeable, helpful and informative.
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