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Reviewed 7 May 2019

The Pico do Fogo is one of the coolest things in Cabo Verde, in the Fogo Island. It is tricky to get to as it is quite remote, but it's a unique experience. Get on an 'aluguer' at the Sao Filipe airport and you'll save...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank hellothisiscris
Reviewed 6 March 2019

Going up to the top of the Pico do Fogo was definitelly the highlight of the Cabo Verde trip! The view is amazing and both going up (the main volcano) as well as down (on the 2014 volcano side) give quite the adrenaline thrust. Hire...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank atcorre
Reviewed 14 February 2019 via mobile

I have just returned from 2 nights in Fogo. Make no mistake, everyone is very friendly and helpful (even tough I don't speak Portugues nor Kriol). I took a Collectiva from Sao Filipe to the tiny village at the foothills of the volcano, 1000$ (escuedos)....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Rosemary P
Reviewed 9 February 2019 via mobile

Climbed this mountain which takes you up to one of the best craters in the world. The island of Fogo regularly faces volcanic eruptions and you can visit a number of the craters in the area. Many people climb up to Pico and return in...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Christine G
Reviewed 8 January 2019

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
1  Thank ChinaDeb
Reviewed 16 September 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 21 July 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 17 June 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 12 June 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
1  Thank Donrob41
Reviewed 13 May 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
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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
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