Sundy Praia

São Tomé and Príncipe, Africa

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Nestled between a tropical forest and a pristine golden beach on Príncipe Island off the West African coast, is a sanctuary that awakens the senses and frees the mind. As part of HBD Príncipe's initiative, Sundy Praia champions sustainable development in marine and terrestrial conservation, education, organic agriculture, and community engagement. Discover with us this magical sanctuary of whales, turtles, forest hikes, and refreshing swims.

5-NIGHT PACKAGE price: 3,145.00 eur/person


  • Airport meet & greet at Sao Tome island airport
  • First night accommodation at hotel Omali Sao Tome island in Premier Room, half-board included
  • Airport transfer & flight from Sao Tome island to Principe island
  • 4 nights accommodation at hotel Sundy Praia in 1-bedroom villa, half-board included
  • Daily half day experience while on Principe island
  • Free Authentic Experience by Authentic Luxury
  • House drinks, tea & coffee at Sundy Praia
  • 30-minute welcome massage per person
  • Airport transfer & flight from Principe to Sao Tome on departure day
  • Day use room at hotel Omali Sao Tome (if required)
  • Airport transfer to Sao Tome airport

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Sundy Praia

Africa São Tomé and Príncipe

A luxury tented resort in magical island of Principe in West Africa. Sheltering between dense, tropical forest and a pristine golden beach, it's a place to unwind, awaken the senses and free the mind.

Authentic Experiences
Cacao Route

Cacao Route

Experience the cacao journey from ‘tree to table.’ Visit a cacao plantation and learn how the Cacaueiro tree is planted, cultivated and grown. Visit the dryers to learn about the transformation process, and then end the tour with a tasting in our chocolate factory in Roça Sundy.

Turtle Watching

Turtle Watching

Learn about sea turtles and the conservation of this threatened species through the important work of a non-profit HBD partner, Fundação Príncipe. If you're lucky on a visit to Praia Grande, you may witness sea turtles nesting between November and February or sea turtles hatching between February and April.
Ribeira Izé Lost City Trail

Ribeira Izé Lost City Trail

Walk from Sundy Praia and through the tropical forest to Ribeira Izé and the ruins of a 400-year Catholic church being eaten by the greenery. Ribeira Izé was the original capital of Principe and is now consumed by the jungle. It’s a short trek to get there through the dense jungle. On the way back, stroll along the beach and take a dip in the ocean.

Discover Principe

Discover Principe

Drive through some of the island's old roças and some of the most impressive viewpoints. Along the way, you will have the opportunity to see the work of local artisans. Tour will be concluded in the town of Santo António, capital of Principe, with its population of 2,620 and where about 35% of the island's population lives.

Bay of Needles

Bay of Needles

Located on the edge of the Parque Natural do Príncipe and within the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, Bay of Needles is a place like no other. Enjoy spectacular views of the western side of the reserve, with its several beaches surrounded by volcanic plugs. You will stop for a swim in this enchanting bay.

Norteast Beaches and Fishing Village Visit

Norteast Beaches and Fishing Village Visit

Enjoy a boat trip along the secluded beaches of the northeast side of the island and discover the natural beauty of Príncipe from a different perspective, out at sea We will stop at a small fishing village (as it is a nomadic community) where we will learn about the traditional way of life on the island of Príncipe. Along the way we will make stops at the most beautiful places on the island, to swim in the warm sea, and contemplate the views.

Maria Correia Waterfall Trail

Maria Correia Waterfall Trail

Follow this coastal trail as it passes through forest, beach, and a fishing village, before ending at the secluded Cascata Maria Correia to enjoy a refreshing dip.

Parrot Peak Trail

Parrot Peak Trail

Located in the Parque Natural do Príncipe, Parrot Peak is the most famous mountain on Príncipe. Ascend through the forest to the peak for a memorable view, admiring and learning about the plants and flowers along the way.

Rainforest to Beach

Rainforest to Beach

Beginning at Roça Sundy, hike downhill through the vibrant forest to a secluded beach. Once there, enjoy a light lunch and an ocean dip before ending at Sundy Praia.

Oquepipi Waterfall Trail

Oquepipi Waterfall Trail

Walk through the lush, tropical forests of the Parque Natural do Príncipe, to the Oquê Pipi Waterfall, which is the largest waterfall on the island. Swim in the natural, crystal-clear ‘pool’ and observe some of the most popular animal and plant species on Príncipe. The island is known for an incredible amount of plant and animal species found nowhere else on Earth. In fact, Príncipe is a protected UNESCO-recognized biosphere reserve, virtually undiscovered and undisturbed.



Explore Príncipe, observe and learn more about birds in their wild state. Discover about endemic species while listening to the chirping of thousands of birds echoing in the rainforest, as you enjoy the most beautiful places on the island.

What is Included

  • Flights Sao Tome - Principe - Sao Tome
  • Airport transfers
  • Exclusive Authentic Experience by Authentic Luxury
  • Daily half day experience by Sundy Praia
  • 30-minute welcome massage per person
  • Meals: Breakfast and Dinner
  • House drinks, tea & coffee at Omali
  • House drinks, tea & coffee at Sundy Praia
  • Conservation & Communities Contribution (CCC) of €25 per person per night while on Principe island

What is not Included

  • International flight tickets
  • Travel insurance and Visa costs
  • Tourism Levy is €2,10 per adult per night
  • Any additional services not explicitly mentioned


  • This promotion applies to bookings for two people sharing double room
  • Single occupancy supplement: 5-night package 855 eur
  • This promotion is subject to availability and black-out dates may apply
  • The hotel reserves the right to cancel the promotion at any time without prior notice


  • 25% non-refundable deposit on confirmation of the booking
  • Remaining payment 30 days before arrival


  • Cancellation can be done free of charge up to 14 days before check-in
  • In case of cancellation after this period or no-show, the total amount paid will not be refunded
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