Private Tour of São Tomé - São Tomé Discovery Holiday

São Tomé (Private) Discovery

Style: TravellerCultural discovery away from the crowds
Duration: 8 days
Type: PrivateExclusive departures for you, your friends and family


Day 1 – Arrive São Tomé

Arrive in São Tomé and transfer to your hotel with the rest of the evening free to relax after your flight. Overnight Hotel Miramar or similar 

Day 2 – São Tomé Town

Explore the island’s capital on a tour of the city. Among other sites we visit the National Museum, the local market and the cathedral. We continue by 4WD to the coffee plantation of Monte Café in the mountainous interior, where we can see how coffee is produced. We will end the trip with a cup of coffee at Cascata de Sao Nicolau (Saint Nicolas' waterfall) passing by the modern plantation of Nova Moca. Overnight Hotel Miramar or similar 

Day 3 - São Tomé Town - Bombaim

We take an easy hike to Bombaim on the border of Obo National Park, passing a pretty waterfall en route. We stay tonight in Roca Bombaim. In the middle of the island of São Tomé, surrounded by forest, mountains and waterfalls, this plantation house is the ideal point of departure for trekking and losing your stress. Overnight Roca Bombaim or similar (BD) 

Day 4 - São João dos Angolares

Transfer by 4WD to São João, on the island’s east coast. Once we arrive there is time to explore the local area on foot, perhaps venturing down to the beach or checking out the tiny but relaxed town. We stay in a plantation house, near some of the most famous beaches of the island, this is a cultural centre and working ecological plantation in one. Overnight at the Roça de São João (BD) 

Day 5 – Rolas Island

After breakfast at the plantation house, drive to the southern tip of São Tomé island and transfer by boat from Ponta Baleia to Rolas Island, straddling the equator. Relax and enjoy the charms of this isolated outpost of the African continent. Overnight Pestana Equador Island Resort. (BD) 

Day 6 – Rolas Island

A day at leisure to relax without any pre-paid sightseeing or activities included. Perhaps visit the Equator mark, enjoy the beach or visit the natural blowholes along the coast. Overnight Pestana Equador Island Resort. (BD) 

Day 7 - São Tomé Town

Transfer back to the mainland and along the east Coast to São Tomé Town where the day is free to explore this charming sleepy capital further. Overnight Hotel Miramar or similar. (BD) 

Day 8 - São Tomé Town

A day at leisure to relax without any pre-paid sightseeing or activities included until it is time for your transfer to the airport late this afternoon (B)

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