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Discover Stunning Landscapes, Colonial Heritage, Paradise Beaches and Unique Natural Wonders

Embark on an unforgettable journey along the East Coast Road, where stunning landscapes, colonial heritage, and unique geological formations await. This full-day adventure is perfect for nature enthusiasts and history buffs alike.

Begin your day in the vibrant village of Santana, a hotspot for surfers and skaters. Enjoy the lively atmosphere, watch locals ride the waves, and perhaps try your hand at a new sport. Next, visit the FACA Cultural and Recycling Center. Learn about local recycling initiatives and immerse yourself in the local culture through engaging exhibits and occasional workshops.

Continue to the historic Hospital of Agua Izé, a colonial-era medical facility. Discover its fascinating history and architecture, and gain insights into the island's medical heritage. Afterward, experience the dramatic scenery at the Mouth of Hell, a striking coastal formation known for its powerful waves and breathtaking views.

You may relax on the golden sands of Micondo Beach or swim before indulging in a delicious lunch, savoring local flavors and fresh ingredients in São João das Angolares or nearby.

Then, if you haven't seen it before, take a short drive to see the impressive Big Dog Peak, a notable geological landmark.

If there is enough time, you shall conclude your excursion with a visit to the picturesque Praia Pesqueira Waterfall where you can swim and jump off the rocks if the water level is high enough (depending on the season and the rain).

The excursions are private, and the itineraries are flexible. Don't hesitate to ask your guide!

Itineraries

ABOUT 8:45 - 9:00 AM

MEET WITH YOUR GUIDE

Meeting at your hotel or downtown.
Departure time can be earlier if requested
in advance (from the capital), please confirm
meeting place and time during the
booking process.

SANTANA VILLAGE

F.A.C.A CULTURAL CENTER

Explore a center of Art and creation, recycling, projects, education, and much more… upon availability)

ROÇA AGUA IZE

Visit the famous hospital of the colonial plantation, an impressive remnant of the past.

MOUTH OF HELL

Experience the famous spot, best enjoyed when the ocean is rough! Indulge in some coconut water.

MICONDO BEACH

Enjoy relaxation on the stunning golden sandy beach and take a swim if the weather is favorable.

LUNCH TIME

Choose the lunch place on the spot, or pre-reserve with us during the check out process.

BIG DOG PEAK

Visit the iconic sightseeing spot with its phonolitic chimney!

PRAIA PESQUEIRA WARTERFALL

Will you dare to jump into the waterfall's fresh waters?

END OF THE EXCURSION

Transfer back to your hotel.
Excursions end before sunset
(to avoid night driving).

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Our Excursions Always include:

  • Local Experienced Guide (please inform us in advance of preferred language)
  • 4x4 tourism vehicle & fuel
  • Mineral Water and local Snacks
  • Napkins & 70% alcohol (for washing hands)
  • All visit fees and small expenses

This Excursion specifically includes:

  • Agua Izé Hospital and surroundings (local guide fee)
  • Coconut water at Mouth of Hell

The following items are not included:

  • Meals (unless selected during the check-out process)
  • Tips for local guides
  • Other expenses