Welcome to São Tomé Paradise Tours !
São Tomé is a wonderful island located in the gulf of Guinea, in the warm waters of Central Africa, few hundred kilometers away from the coast of Gabon.
In this remote island you will find yourself isolated from the noise of so-called « modern world ». Paradise beaches, subtropical forest trails, friendly people, a rich cultural heritage, with the traditional farm system (the roças, to be pronounced « raw sa »), and an unexpected tasteful gastronomy.
At the time of the colonies, São Tomé was a famous exporter of cocoa and coffee beans. Since its independence in 1976, São Tomé is one of the smallest Republic in the world.
Here you will enjoy everything Mother Nature has best to offer for mankind :
-Relaxing beaches and landscapes
-Amazing and simple gastronomy
-Natural friendliness of people
Besides theses trivial elements, you will be surprised that SãoTomé is also :
-Fresh and mild weather due to sea breeze (sleep like a baby)
-The lowest crime rate in Africa (you can walk at night)
-Malaria free country (nearly eradicated due to cooperation)
If you enjoy food and alcohol in general, here you will taste :
-Local traditional dishes : calulu, guizado, feijoada, caldeirada....
-Organic coffee & chocolate
-Giant crabs, octopus & fishes
-National beer & Portuguese wine
If you like beach and water activities, you will enjoy SãoTomé´s coast for :
-Swimming & sunbathing
-Snorkeling & discovering the life under water
-Scuba diving & first time experience
-Body board & Surf sessions
-Boat tours, pic-nic, island discoveries
If you like nature activities, you will enjoy SãoTomé´s mountain forest for :
-Bird watching activities
-Endemic flowers and curative plants
-Waterfall and beach hikes
If you like to support sustainable development, you can join in activities runned jointly with local NGOs such as:
-Dolphins watching (All year long)
-Whales watching (August to October)
-Sea turtle nestling (September to March)
-Sea turtles hatch release (November to May)
If you like to bring some of your generosity and warmth to local people, you can participate in the activities that we operate jointly with local Charity organization :
-Youth empowerment & education
-Elder support, assistance and cultural activities
Besides advises on accommodations, car rental and general advises about the organization of your trip, we also offer :
-Airport pick up and drop off
-Local guide and driver services
-All inclusive « one day excursions » to discover the island.
-We also invite you to check out our VACATION PACKAGES, all included, for which you can just let yourself go off any trouble, and just enjoy your vacations..
If you would like to organize a tailor tour, a group tour, or if you have any question, please contact us. We are also opened to abroad partnership, feel free to contact us.
Wishing you to enjoy your visit on our website, we are very excited to meet you soon !
The São Tomé Paradise Tours team