Accommodation in Principe Island
Travelocity's helpful Principe Island lodging guide is what you need when you're planning a vacation to the area. You're advised to book early, since there are only a handful of accommodations on offer.
You might like to stay at the Roça Belo Monte Plantation Hotel and Bom Bom Principe Island.
Principe Island Vacation Packages
One of Sao Tome and Principe's greatest cities, Sao Tome Town, is just 100 miles (161 kilometers) to the southwest of Principe Island.
Without a doubt, humans are naturally drawn to the ocean. Make your way to Banana Beach while you are in the region. It sits 6 miles (10 kilometers) to the northeast of Principe Island.
Discover new sights and meet more locals with a day trip to Santo Antonio, which is 2 miles (3 kilometers) to the northeast. Another wonderful place is Bom Bom Island, which is 6 miles (10 kilometers) to the north.
Sao Tome and Principe offers a great selection of relaxing activities to relieve your soul. Whether it be cycling or shore fishing, there's something for everybody.
One of the greatest ways to immerse yourself in Sao Tome and Principe is by getting out on the water. If you're looking for a little more excitement, why not try your hand at swimming or snorkeling?
Getting to know the local traditions is a major part of traveling, and trying regional cuisine is a fun experience.
Taro and cocoa are often found in the region's kitchens.
Many of your fondest memories will involve food. Don't skip the opportunity to give some of the local dishes a shot, such as ljogo (cabbage and smoked fush stew) and polvo a sao tome (octopus).
Chocolate is a yummy treat that no culinary explorer should miss.
Local residents and tourists alike often revel in the aroma of the region's trademark beverages, like soft drink.
Even speaking a few words in the native tongue will help you feel more at home with the locals in Sao Tome and Principe. A good example of a helpful Portuguese expression is "Você é bem-vindo" ("You're welcome"). Add "Queres dançar comigo? " ("Would you like to dance with me?") to your repertoire and increase your ability to converse.
Independence Day is celebrated on the 12th of July. This is a lively time across the nation, so put on your party hat and enjoy!
Spend your remaining dobras on a souvenir or two, and say, "Adeus" to Principe Island.
A distance of 100 miles (161 kilometers) to the southwest is Principe Island's closest major airport, Sao Tome International Airport.
Packages in Principe Island
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