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Fogo Island Vacation Rentals

Fogo Travel Guide

Fogo Island is the largest offshore island of Newfoundland and Labrador, and has a rich maritime history. Fogo town is situated on the north shore of the island at Fogo Harbor and is packed with natural beauty as well as a small, welcoming community.

Things to Do in Fogo

People come to Fogo for the wilderness, and the incredibly diverse nature and animal life. Here, visitors can see caribou, puffins, and even breaching whales.

Exploring the island by foot is the best way to see everything. There are plenty of hiking trails, mostly of which can be completed alone, or alternatively, ask for help from local naturalists to venture further afield. Follow ancient trails and pick berries or hike along sea cliff pathways to spot the icebergs and whales.

Other season-dependent activities include bicycling, fishing, stargazing, rowing, swimming, snow shoeing, and ice skating. History buffs can also take tours to learn about the geology of the island.

If you fancy something completely different, try you hand at iceberg tracking. Fogo island is home to icebergs from Greenland that are carried south by the powerful Labrador Current. Visitors can see an ever-changing seascape from these shores. Naturally, the whole island is a fishing community, so you can expect to hear and learn a lot about the revered Atlantic Cod.

Best Time to Visit Fogo

Fogo is accessible all year round but the warmer months are more pleasant, with spring bringing wild flowers and native berries out in the fields.

Price and Availability Index in Fogo

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The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Fogo is in December, while the cheapest month is in November. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Fogo is in the high season in July. Fogo has its low season in January, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Fogo tends to be Friday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Fogo tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Wednesdays.

The weather in Fogo

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This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Fogo. The hottest month in Fogo is June, when temperatures peak at 84 ˚F. The coolest month is February, when temperatures drop to 4 ˚F. The wettest month in Fogo is March with 9.66 inches of rain, while the driest month is June with 2.35 inches of rain.

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