Sao Tome & Principe Islands Tour is an exciting adventure that takes you to the beautiful and unspoiled islands of Sao Tome and Principe. These islands are located in the Gulf of Guinea and are a part of the African continent. The tour offers a unique blend of natural beauty, rich culture, and history. Visitors can explore the lush rainforests, white sandy beaches, and crystal clear waters that surround the islands.
The tour also includes visits to historic sites such as the colonial-era plantations, the Obo National Park, and the Roça São João dos Angolares. Along the way, you will have the opportunity to interact with the friendly locals and learn about their culture, traditions, and way of life. The tour is a perfect way to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life and immerse yourself in the natural beauty and serenity of Sao Tome and Principe.
Pico de Sao Tomé
Hiking to the Pico de São Tomé is a must-do activity for nature enthusiasts visiting the island of São Tomé. The peak, which stands at 2,024 meters, offers panoramic views of the lush rainforest and stunning beaches below. The hike to the summit is challenging, but the rewards are well worth it. The trail takes hikers through dense forest and steep inclines, but the breathtaking views at the top make it all worth it. You will be able to see the natural beauty of the island from a different perspective, and take in the splendor of the island’s diverse flora and fauna.
Snorkeling or diving in the crystal-clear waters around the island of Principe is another must-do activity for adventure seekers. The island is home to vibrant coral reefs teeming with a diverse array of marine life, including colorful tropical fish and sea turtles. The waters around Principe are crystal clear, and the visibility is excellent, making it the perfect spot for exploring the underwater world. Divers and snorkelers can also explore shipwrecks and underwater caves, and witness the vibrant coral reefs and tropical fish in their natural habitat. Exploring the marine life in Principe is definitely one of the most memorable moments of your trip.
Begin your first day of the tour by landing at Ceiba International airport in Sao Tomé at 6am local time. Once you have arrived and cleared customs, you will embark on an exploration of the centre of the island. The central part of the island is the most popular route for travellers who want to explore the country in a limited amount of time. You will visit the coastal city of Sao Tome, and experience some of the highlights the country has to offer, including the Bom Sucesso Botanical Garden. This well-maintained garden is home to more than one hundred different species of wild orchids, some of which are even endemic to the country. You will also visit the Obo National Park, the most famous wildlife park in the country, and the Bom Sucesso Garden which is located on the skyline of Sao Nicolau Waterfalls, a spectacular fall that cascades over a 60m altitude in the middle of a rainforest. The fall is teeming with more than 140 bird species. After the tour, you will check-in to the Pestena Ocean Resort or similar for the night.