Trek to São Tomé Peak (2024m)
Want to climb to the highest peak of Sao Tome ?! Join us in a great and unforgettable adventure !
Two days trek, with night camp at the Peak base.
Departure from Ponta Figo (Neves), and return at Botanical Garden (Bom Sucesso) going all the way through the Obô National Park.
Guides : experimented guide + young guide and assistants in case needed (depends on the group size and abilities)
All included package : tents, sleeping bags, dinner, breakfast, lunch, snacks and water.
DURATION : 2 days
PRICE : 300 € (1 to 2 pers.) + (120 €/ extra pers.)
REQUIREMENT: 2 adults minimum
DEPARTURE : Roça Ponta Figo
RETURN : Roça Bom Sucesso (Botanical garden)
Note 1 : Camp site in altitude, bring warm clothes, raincoat and torch lamps for the night.
Note 2 : the Peak is located in the Obô National Park therefore it is mandatory to be accompanied by a certified guide.
Important : departure and return places are different. Need to appoint a driver for the transfers.
NOTA : the dry season (july, august) and the little dry season (december, january) are the best time to do the trek december.
Camp equipment : tents, sleeping bags
Food : dinner, breakfast, lunch pic nic and snacks
-Trekking shoes, boots, or sport shoes (with notched sole)
-Sandals (or slippers), perfect at the camp.
-Light rain coat, sweat shirt, small umbrella.
-Extra clothes : T-shirt, socks (x 2), long sleeve shirt (for the night)
-1 extra pants (in fabric that is easy to dry / no jeans !)
-Walking poles are made of wood, at the departure.
-Some paths cross very little water streams, but this is enough to wet your shoes.
-Download offline maps before going (the GPS will work)
-During a pause, wear a light jacket in order to keep warm.
-During walk, if you feel sick or dizzy, do not wait and talk to the guide.
-When you arrive at the camp, dry your feet and keep them dry.
-Bring mosquito spray and your own energy snack
-Bring your own water (even if the guide and assistant is carrying most of the water supply)
-At night, roll some dry cloth and use it as a pillow.
-We can help you arrange the logistic, include transportation to the departure place, and the pick up at the arrival place (at extra cost).