Hiking Expeditions » Hiking
A variety of guided and non-guided hikes are ready to be explored around the island. From 30 minute walks around the plantation, to full day mountain hikes with an experienced guide.
Take an early drive to Roça San Jaquim. This hike will take you to the second highest peak on Principe (approx. 650m elevation). It is a moderate hike of 6 hours and offers wonderful forest views and birding options.
Infanta Dom Henriques
Vehicle will be left at Ribeira Fria (cold River) and a pleasant hike for an hour or so will take us to the small settlement of Infanta Dom Henriques, all the way through some spectacular forest.
One and a half hour walk through a variety of landscapes, along a beautiful river and past an inoperative hydroelectricity plant. Excellent bird life.
Hikes out of Belo Monte
Plantation road Praia Das Burras - Praia Banana
Duration: 2 hrs
Ponta Mesa - Precipicio
Duration: 1,5 hrs
Belo Monte - Praia Pretta (Black Beach)
Duration: 1 hr
Belo Monte - Praia Macaco - Praia Banana (experienced hikers only)
Duration: 3 hrs