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A safe destination
Sao Tome and Principe islands are part of the safest destinations in the world. Located on the Equator Line, the archipelago is out of the hurricane zone. In addition, there has never been a Civil War and the political climate is stable. The crime rate is very low. Regarding to health, no vaccine is mandatory for travelling to Sao Tome and Principe.
The Sao Tomean people are known by their lovely hospitality. Always with a smile on their lips, this welcoming people are the reflection of the archipelago: simple and carefree. Thanks to their hospitality, you will be able to totally disconnect from your daily life.
In the past, Sao Tome and Principe was a significant intersection in the Atlantic Ocean, where the Portuguese and African people from different origins left their mark.
Nowadays, the Sao Tomean culture can be seen through its architecture, theatre, languages, rhythms, paintings, dance, rituals, gastronomy and the daily life of its people.
A diversified and unspoiled nature
To be in São Tomé and Príncipe is to be surrounded by the most beautiful natural landscapes in the world. The unspoiled nature of these islands extends over the magnificent beaches and clear waters. Their biodiversity is characterized by high endemism, a spectacular marine diversity and unique ecological resources.
The first world producer of cocoa in the early 20th century, the archipelago continues to produce some of the best cocoa beans and one of the best chocolate in the world, given the archipelago a captivating name: chocolate island.
In these remote islands, lost in time, you can discover deserted and authentic beaches, sublimated by magnificent sunsets. The beaches give access to surfing spots as well as outstanding dive and snorkeling sites where you can come across a unique aquatic universe in the world, among multicolored corals, tropical fish and impressive sea turtles.
Savor the dishes: tasty fish, succulent seafood, deliciously sweet or sour tropical fruits from a unique part of the world, while drinking Nacional, the famous local beer, before plunging into warm Sao Tomean nights.
The archipelago of STP is rich in trails that provide incredible journeys and new experiences. Be part of the pioneers and discover the unknown circuits and have a unique adventure while going through spectacular landscapes.
It is very deep the way the archipelago shares with you its landscapes and provides you memorable encounters.