Day trip

São Filipe: Fogo Volcano with Wine and Cheese Tasting

Activity provider: Bu Country Tours

São Filipe: Fogo Volcano with Wine and Cheese Tasting

Activity provider: Bu Country Tours

From US$ 83.23 per person

Travel to the rural villages on the island of Fogo on this day trip from Sao Filipe. Admire views of the Fogo volcano from the Chã das Caldeiras National Park and try some delicious local products.

About this activity

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Duration 7 hours
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Live tour guide
English, French, Spanish, Portuguese
Pickup included
Please be waiting in your hotel lobby 10 minutes before your scheduled pickup time.
Private or small groups available

Experience

Highlights
  • Capture pictures of charming mountain villages and taste homemade wine
  • Marvel at Fogo volcano from a viewpoint in Fogo National Park
  • Walk across hardened lava and learn about local geology at Chã das Caldeiras
  • Meet locals and admire their houses built from lava from the 2014 eruption.
Full description
Discover the enchanting beauty of Fogo volcano on this unique day trip from Sao Filipe. Dive into local culture as you visit local villages. See houses made out of lava from the most recent volcanic eruption. Enjoy the convenience of being picked up from your accommodation in São Filipe and relax on the drive through the countryside. Stop in the picturesque rural villages of Patim, Achada Furna, and Cabeça Fundão. Arrive in Chã das Caldeiras National Park, admire panoramic views of the Volcano of Fogo which last erupted in 2014. Learn about local geology, meet locals and walk around houses that were built from lava. Follow your guide to see the solidified lava of Chã das Caldeiras, organic growing fruit on volcanic soils, and learn more about the local fauna. Next, take a well-deserved lunch in this unusual volcanic setting and sample the local cuisine at your expense. Enjoy some Cape Verdean delicacies while savoring some homemade wine in a local atmosphere. After that, return to your accommodation in São Filipe at the end of your tour.
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off in São Filipe
  • Transportation
  • Tour Guide/Driver
  • 1 glass of Manecon (homemade wine)
  • Liability insurance
  • Lunch
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
Traveler requirements
  • Masks are required while indoors

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What to bring

  • Sun hat
  • Hiking shoes
  • Sunscreen

Product ID: 411601