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[Translate to English:] Insel Maio Kapverden

Small group tour in summer with qualified English-speaking tour guide

9-day culture and adventure trip to
Santiago, Fogo & Maio

Guided small group tour Cape Verde 25.07. - 03.08.2023

During this carefully planned island trip, you will visit three of the ten inhabited Cape Verde islands:
The largest island Santiago with the capital Praia and the UNESCO World Heritage Site Cidade Velha,
the fire island Fogo with the stratovolcano Pico Grande and
the still undiscovered beach pearl Maio.

The detailed itinerary and further information can be found here.

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  • Crater hike in Chã das Caldeiras to the 2014 Pico Pequeno eruption crater
  • Wine and local speciality tasting on Fogo and Maio
  • City tour in: São Filipe - Praia - Porto Inglês
  • Cultural Tour Cidade Velha - UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • The hidden pearl of Maio with turtle watching
  • Beach walk on the island of Maio
  • Qualified local English speaking tour guides on 6 excursions/hikes


  • 9 nights in a double room with bathroom (shower/WC)
  • Day room on departure day
  • 9 x breakfast, 4 x lunch, 6 x dinner
  • Transfers and meals as per programme 24-hour German and English-speaking emergency number for your security
  • Domestic flights with regional airline including all taxes and fees as well as reconfirmation of flights
  • Local, English-speaking guides as per programme
  • Hotel tax
  • Free choice of dates with arrival in Santiago on Tuesdays


  • International arrival and departure
  • The obligatory tourist tax TAS (taxa de segurança do aeroporto) of 3,400 cve (or 30.80 EUR). This must be paid either in cash (exact amount) on arrival or in advance via the online system EASE.
  • Other expenses (tips, souvenirs, drinks, meals, etc.)
  • Fees for foreign bank transfer


Per person: from EUR 1,650

based on 2 travellers in a double room


We prefer to use small and medium-sized accommodation that is either privately run or affiliated with a smaller chain. Our focus in the choice of accommodation is to ensure that most of the added value remains in the country. Cape Verdean hospitality and Creole joie de vivre are authentically conveyed to you in our selected ecolodges, guesthouses and comfort hotels.



8-day "Get-Away" trip to Tarrafal, Santiago

How are YOU coping with these difficult times of corona?
For us it is important to enjoy some freedom and to escape and clear our minds. It is in our vista verde nature to be innovative and to accept this situation – very Cape Verdean!

With this trip we promise you exclusive holidays in the "Hide-Away" King Fisher Village in Tarrafal on Santiago. We promise you normality – a little bit like „before“. We promise a world that is not dominated by corona.

At King Fisher Village you can escape from your everyday life. Swimming in the turquoise sea on the white palm beach, hiking in an alpine mountain scenery, culinary delights at star level, relaxation at the pool, snorkeling in the hotel's own bay. In your comfortable accommodation under Swiss management you can relax in peace in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean.

As local travel experts, we take responsibility for our guests, for the local people and also for ourselves. We have selected the accommodation with the necessary care. We are in close contact with our partners and have jointly developed a hygiene concept to ensure that you can travel safely and carefree in your accommodation, on excursions and during transfers.

To enter the Cape Verde Islands, you must present a negative PCR test that is not older than 72 hours old at check-in; this is also currently required for departure. We are happy to assist you with the uncomplicated implementation on site in Tarrafal.

For further information please check out our blog.

We are looking forward to seeing you and welcoming you to these islands!If you book our "Get-Away" trip on your desired date, we will thank you with a "Welcome Bonus".
As we say in Creole "Txau e até já!" – “See you soon!”

8-day "Get-Away" trip to Tarrafal, Santiago
8-day "Get-Away" trip to Tarrafal, Santiago
8-day "Get-Away" trip to Tarrafal, Santiago


Cabo Verde travel tip: accomodation King Fisher Village

As a guest in one of the best hotels on the archipelago you will enjoy excellent service under Swiss management, fantastic sea views and star-awarded cuisine!

Cabo Verde travel tip: accomodation King Fisher Village

Half board is served in the King Fisher Village above the cliffs of the private bay - always accompanied by a smile and a sensational view.

The Swiss chef has a star-level understanding of his craft, focusing on creative Creole fusion cuisine using regional and fresh produce.

Restaurant and bar at the saltwater pool offer a beautiful view over the Atlantic Ocean - the sunsets here are unique!

Reisetipp des Monats: Unterkunft king Fisher Village


Reisetipp des Monats: Unterkunft King Fisher Village



Reisetipp des Monats: Unterkunft King Fisher Village



Reisetipp des Monats: Unterkunft King Fisher Village





  • 7 nights with half board in King Fisher Village in Tarrafal, Santiago
  • 7 x breakfast, 7 x dinner
  • Transfer Airport Praia - Tarrafal - Airport Praia
  • 1 day excursion of your choice with an English speaking guide (island exploration with lunch or a hike in the national park incl. lunch bag)
  • Support with the currently necessary formalities (such as PCR test for departure)


Not included

  • Other expenses (tips, souvenirs, drinks, etc.)
  • International airfare
  • The obligatory airport security tax TAS (taxa de segurança do aeroporto) of 3.400 cve (or 30.80 EUR). Either it has to be paid in cash (exact amount) upon arrival or prior arrival via the online system EASE
  • Transaction fee for international money transfer
  • The obligatory hotel tax of 2 €/ person/ night. This has to be paid in cash at check in at each accommodation




Per Person: 940 EUR
(based on two people travelling and sharing a twin / double room)




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