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Cha das Caldeiras, Fogo, Cape Verde
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I did review already for Gazuza (he is fantastic and YES, Caldeiras is beyond amazing!). I hesitated to tell my story but while visiting Fogo, I was robbed. For the FIRST time in my life and I have traveled all over the world for over...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ChinaDeb
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

If you can't decide whether to climb it or not, the answer is yes! It took me 4 hours and 15 mins because of very bad weather, although it takes you normally around 2,5-3 hours to the top. It is worth every hard second, when...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank maticpaska
Reviewed July 20, 2018 via mobile

Go on a fogo island tour with Morabeza Tour company and smile thought your whole tour to complete one of your best tour ..... for more info contact on whats up +2399525609.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 696mannyr
Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

If you want to climb to Volcano, you need to be trainee and pretty practice of mountain. You need 3/4h to arrive on the top, the view is amazing but there isn’t anything similar to a pathway to follow. So you need a guide. The...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank 885nikap
Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

This is worth every bit of the effort required to get to the top. Left Sao Filipe at 4.30am - got to the volcano and started the climb at 6.20am. Got to the top at 8.50am - that was at a relatively quick pace. Spent...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Donrob41
Reviewed May 13, 2018

We had a lot of fun hiking this mountain. The hike takes between 6 and 7 hours, but only about half of that is spent climbing up. There is a big peak, and then you can have the option of going to the second peak...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Victoria W
Reviewed May 4, 2018

Small vulcano island, with friendly people and nice vegetation. We rented a car and drove in the vulcano, to see how the erruption years before has influenced the living into the crater and 'vineyard', which still produces wine. Start early morning, if you'd like to...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Venture363979
Reviewed May 1, 2018

Fabio approached us in the city of Sao Filipe and offered us a guided tour to small vulcano. It is better to do it with the guide since it is quite slippery and there are also some info about thefts. The tour was 60€ per...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank barbakanka
Reviewed April 28, 2018

we spent a full day touring and exploring Fogo Island which is something not to be missed. The roads are bumpy and dusty at times but you won't give that a second thought when you take in the incredible scenery around this 9,000 plus foot...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Marion W
Reviewed April 25, 2018

We did a round tour around the island with Fabio. He is a professional guide , born and grown in Cha das Caldeiras, so he knows every corner and does his best to make your tour pleasant. We left Sao Filipe at 9:00 and were...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Tamara K
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Response from 696mannyr | Reviewed this property |
Hello! Yes u can avoid this because as you get to the top you Will enjoy your view and the cable will be just to get to the highest point and if u dont want u dont need to pass this way so dont worry because u go down the... More