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Journey Through Paradise: Beaches, Cocoa Plantations, Historical Sites, and Baobabs

Embark on an exhilarating full-day adventure through the breathtaking landscapes of São Tomé, where every turn unveils a new wonder to behold. From pristine beaches to lush cocoa plantations, from rich historical sites to majestic baobab trees, this journey promises an unforgettable experience from start to finish.

Set off on National Road #1, winding through the region's sun-kissed savannah adorned with ancient baobab trees, standing tall like guardians of the land. Pause to marvel at the Agostinho Neto plantation, renowned not only for its sprawling cocoa fields but also for its storied hospital building, the impressive "Nevski" perspective, and the remnants of historic train tracks that whisper tales of bygone eras.

Continue your exploration with a visit to the charming fishermen village of Morro Peixe, where you can see the sea turtles incubation center and the Museum of the sea (temporarily closed). Afterward, treat yourself to a refreshing dip in the crystal-clear waters of Blue Lagoon or bask in the sun-kissed sands of Tamarindos Beach, where relaxation takes on a whole new meaning.

As the day unfolds, satisfy your cravings with a culinary journey through renowned dining establishments such as the Giant Crab restaurant or the Mucumbli Ecolodge, where delectable Italian and local cuisine await to tantalize your taste buds. For a truly authentic experience, pre-book a traditional meal at roça Monte Forte, where the flavors of São Tomé come to life in every bite.

Along the way, marvel at the cocoa trees that line the roadside, their bountiful branches laden with fresh cocoa beans, ready to be savored (if the season permits). Then, brace yourself for a scenic drive along the legendary "infinity road" to the Santa Catarina tunnel, where a hidden Indian figure patiently awaits your discovery, adding a touch of mystery to your adventure.

This full-day excursion promises not only natural beauty but also cultural immersion and historical discoveries that will leave you spellbound. So, pack your sense of wonder and your spirit of adventure, and prepare to capture memories that will last a lifetime in the enchanting paradise of São Tomé.

Optional Activities

  • Snorkeling Experience
  • Cocoa Transformation Processes
  • Hike to Angolares Waterfall (1 tunnel)

(All Options benefit from a 20% discount  ; you can select  during the check out process)

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


ABOUT 8:45 - 9:00 AM


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.


Visit the biggest plantation, known for its famous paved avenue and hospital.


Explore a friendly community of fishermen living in harmony with the ocean.


Experience one of the best beaches in São Tomé, perfect for relaxing, swimming, and snorkeling with its shallow waters.


Enjoy a swim in turquoise waters and then make your way up to the lighthouse for a memorable scenery. You may also keep the Blue Lagoon for a swim on the way back !


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


My favorite road in the world !


Famous spot for great pictures... Can you find the hidden figure in the mountain?


Explore the biggest fishermen community in the west area. You might even try some palm wine!


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

  • Our Excursions Always include:

    • Local Experienced Guide (please inform us in advance of preferred language)
    • 4x4 tourism vehicle & fuel
    • Mineral Water and Snacks
    • All visit fees and small expenses (coconut water..)
  • The following items are not included:

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