PICO DO CONCELHO HIKE ON PORTO SANTO ISLAND

PICO DO CONCELHO HIKE ON PORTO SANTO ISLAND
View Original Post for complete content...

Filed Under: Travel

The Pico do Concelho hike on Porto Santo Island is a steep climb up an undefined trail, which rewards hikers with epic views along the east coast of the island. It’s a perfect hike for sunrise and I can all but guarantee you will be up there alone as the sun creeps over the horizon to announce a new day.

PICO DO CONCELHO HIKE DETAILS Hike Distance: The total distance of the hike was 3.2 kilometers.

Hike Duration: The hike will take you about 1.5 hours of moving time and then of course 30-60 minutes at the summit enjoying the sunrise. Therefore I would bargain to spend 2.5-hours on this adventure.

Hike Difficulty: This is an unofficial trail. Very unofficial. Normally once I reach the summit I can identify a better path down than when I came up but this was not the case at Pico do Concelho. We literally just scrambled straight up the side from the road and that’s how we went down. It wasn’t pretty but I felt it w.... Continue Reading at Journey Era



Tags: australia backpacking


Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!