Tour of São Tomé
6 Hours (From Lagos)
29th Mar 2018 - 2nd Apr 2018
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Arrive Sao Tome and transfer to your beach hotel where you will relax for the evening
After breakfast, begin your island exploration with a full day tour of South Sao Tome. Depart the city of São Tomé at 9h00 and pass by Santana’s city, District of Cantagalo. Visit Roça Água Izé, the cocoa plantation and its colonial infrastructures. Proceed to the discover the legend of the mysterious blow hole of Boca de Inferno after which you will pass by the beautiful beaches of Sete Ondas, Ribeira Afonso, Praia Micondó.
Stop for lunch at Nguembu, after which you will make a stop to photograph the monumental mountain, Pico Cão Grande. You will then proceed to the waterfall of Pesqueira Beach. Drive by the mangroves of River Malanza’s estuary (you have the option to take a mangrove boat tour) and visit to Roça Porto Alegre after which you will be taken to Inhame, Jalé and Piscina beaches with the option to stop for a dive before returning to São Tomé’s city at 17h00.
Depart from the city centre at 10am for a full day exploring the centre of the island. First you will visit the Forte de Sabastiao and discover the history of slavery in Sao Tome. Afterwards you will head west toward the center of the island. Visit to Trindade’s city, Batepa’s village, District of Mé-Zochi. Make a stop at the Botanical Garden to observe some of the endemic species of the island. After which you will go in search of the amazing São Nicolau’s waterfall.
Visit the colonial Roça Monte Café and Museu do Café and take a tour of the coffee plantation to discover how coffee is grown and processed on the island. End the coffee tour with a hot cup of local Sao Tomean coffee before proceeding to Roca Saudade for a 3 course local Sao Tomean lunch. After lunch you will return to your hotel to relax and wind down for the day.
You may check out the nightlife at the beach club near the hotel after dinner.
After breakfast, spend the day at your leisure. Take a walk on the beach, take a dip in the pool overlooking the ocean or indulge in a spa treatment before checking out and departing for your evening flight to Accra. Arrive Accra and transfer to your hotel. Check in and settle in for the night.
You may check out the Accra nightlife if you're up for it.
After breakfast, spend the late morning on a short optional tour of the Accra city before returning to the hotel to check out and transfer to the airport for your afternoon flight back to Lagos.