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Santiago Island: Trek from Serra Malagueta to Rabelados Community

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  • 7 hr

Explore Serra Malagueta Natural Park at an altitude of 1,064 meters. Enjoy beautiful landscapes between mountains and valleys, and visit the Rabelados community, the community that preserves Cape Verde's oldest customs.

Itinerary Details

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Stop At: Praia

Departing from Praia towards the interior of the island, make your first stop at Serra Malagueta.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Serra de Malagueta

Arrive at the Natural Park, one of the greenest areas of the island, and start the walking from 800 meters above sea level. The entire trails fallow a mostly flat surface, with various endemic plants and animals, offering magnificent views of Assomada, canyon of Principal and on days of clear visibility, all the way to the islands of Fogo and Maio. After 2 hours walking have a break for a picnic in the midle of the forest.

Duration: 2 hour

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Continue always in the top of the mountaisn with incredible 360-degree views between two verdant valleys until Mato Correia Village.

Duration: 2 hour

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After, visit the Rabelados religious community, the only community that still lives in thatched houses and preserves the oldest customs and beliefs of Cape Verde.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Praia

The tour concludes with drop-off at your accommodation in Praia.

Duration: 1 hour