Rota da Água Walking Tour

Quick Details

  • Transportation
  • Picnic lunch
  • Guide
  • Insurance
Adult (Ages 12+)
55.00 46.75
Child (Ages 11 & Under)
42.00 35.70

Walking Tour of Rota da Água

Distance: 14 km ⋅ Difficulty: Medium

This scenic walk allows you to explore the south flank of Fogo Volcano. Enjoy amazing views over towns and villages along the south coast as you walk through beautiful pasture lands.

Then, immersed deep in the valleys of lush vegetation, discover the secrets of The Water Route, where numerous springs and a maze of tunnels, aqueducts, and pipelines capture and convey the water to supply the urban areas.

Admire the geological formations that display peculiar morphologies. Those most attentive may find the Triturus cristatus, an endangered species of newt.

What to Bring

  • Towel
  • Swimsuit
  • Sunscreen
  • Camera and binoculars

Please wear comfortable clothing and walking shoes.