Coastal hike to Fontainhas

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Discover the beauties of the village considered the second most beautiful rural sight in the world in 2016 by national geographic and its beautiful narrow roads in a short and relaxed hike.


  • Get to know the village where the traditional dance of Cape Verde originated
  • Hike the most sought after trail on the island of Santo Antao
  • Discover the history of the first capital of Santo Antão
  • Enjoy the most beautiful coastal landscapes on the island


Your guide will pick you up from your hotel in Ponta do Sol, or if you are in another part of the island, we will meet you at the appointed time in front of the fishing port of Ponta do Sol. Initially, you will hear interesting stories from the village of Ponta do Sol and the legacies left by Jewish and European traders in the village. Then we will continue our walk on a unique road on the island with a scenic beauty that will take your breath away and inspire anyone, our walk will go to the village of fontainhas located on the cliff and surrounded by greenery. And then we'll head back to Ponta do Sol along the same path. 6 km 250 m up 250 down


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