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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.

A few examples of the hikes we offer:

Pico Pappagaio

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.

Hikes out of Belo Monte

Plantation road Praia Das Burras - Praia Banana

Duration: 2 hrs
Difficulty: Easy

Ponta Mesa - Precipicio

Duration: 1,5 hrs
Difficulty: moderate

Belo Monte - Praia Pretta (Black Beach)

Duration: 1 hr
Difficulty: Moderate

Belo Monte - Praia Macaco - Praia Banana (experienced hikers only)

Duration: 3 hrs
Difficulty: difficult