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Strasse zum Monte Verde von Mindelo, Mindelo, Sao Vicente 2110, Cape Verde
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Reviewed 23 June 2019

Steep and curvy road to get to the top, but so worth it. Either hike or just enjoy the wonderful view. Monte Verde was once very green, but it's still the highest point in Mindelo where you feel you're elsewhere..

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 7 April 2019

Went up during a guided tour of the island. Drove part way, walked part way. Well worth looking at some of the area on foot.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank johnfred4
Reviewed 25 February 2019

We took a taxi up to the top (our joints are no longer fit for the walk from the aluguer drop point. We waited for a day when the visibility was good. The views are stunning of São Vicente and neighbouring islands. Well worth the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank MeandererEngland
Reviewed 15 January 2019 via mobile

We had a fantastic memorable morning trip by local transport up Monte Verde, the driver was fantastic, he took us to some local beaches and markets in the town all included in the trip , once up the mountain, we took some fantastic photo's of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank BM471
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

Our host @Georgette provided us a 1/2 tour of the island of Sao Vincente starting with the Alto Fortim a pleasant but graffiti covered decaying old fort up high in Mindelo but then proceeding to Monte Verde a site that is actually green and provides...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Xcski441
Reviewed 16 November 2018 via mobile

We were looking for an activity to do in Sao Vicente and ended climbing the monte verde. The hike is easy in a paved road. It is quite nice as it is across plantation but be careful with the weather as we had very low...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank agatheboby
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

great view from the top. Crazy drive up there but we'll worth it. Passed a load of crazy fools walking up there.

Date of experience: May 2018
3  Thank allenja
Reviewed 11 March 2018

One of us walked up and took the same amount of time as the others who drove up, stopping to look for birds and take photos. It is quite windy on top but go past the security guards with rifles, round the outside of the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Janet M
Reviewed 26 February 2018

This is worth the bumpy journey on the rough road from Mindelo just for the views of the main town and harbour and the surrounding mountains. The landscape is volcanic and barren withvery little to see except a few goats and run down buildings. The...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Lynne C
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Hired a taxi for a 2.5hr tour of the Island which included going up Monte Verde. An interesting journey up the twisty volcanic paved road. You cannot go right to the top but the views are good especially looking down on Mindelo & across to...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank IslandMichele007
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