The Legend tells you what the arrows í mean and how the terms "right" and "left" are used.
de Verde - Monte Verde ( summit )
List of Tracks
Verde is the most popular mountain of Mindelo for
good reasons. It meets almost all requirements to be awarded most
So, what is missing is just a cable car and an alpinist cabin where to sip hot rum. And it has to be described in each and every hiking guide, even in ours, although it is hard to miss the track even blindfolded in a misty night.
Let us make it short: It is a wonderful mountain! It is a must and who hasn't been on top of Monte Verde hasn't been in Mindelo!
Preferrably you should walk up and resist the temptation to go by car because the view on the trip is nice and changing a lot, so that you would miss good part when sitting in a car.
Most of the time the plateau is dry. But it is astonishing how many peasants come up immediately when the trade winds have brought a little humidity.
Difference of altitude: 550 m
To walk up from Mindelo without ever touching the road.
To circle around Monte Verde, ending in Baía das Gatas or Calhau.