Caminhada: from Mindelo to Salamansa via João d'Évora

Are you in for a daytrip by foot from Mindelo to the fishing village Salamansa? Then this caminhada (hike) is the one you’d want to do. The patch (8,5 km) takes you through a breathtaking volcanic landscape with views on the Bay of Mindelo, Bay of Joao d’Evora and Salamansa. Don’t forget to pack your swimming gear and reward yourself with a dip in the ocean and a stroll on the beach when arriving in Salamansa.

Don’t feel comfortable doing this hike on your own? We can book a guide for you.


Good to know:

  • Make sure to wear good walking shoes or sneakers.

  • Don’t forget to carry enough water and a picnic with you.

  • This hike is doable with kids.