Turks Cap, Jamestown

#4 of 6 in Nature in St Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha
Nature / Park · Hidden Gem · Geologic Formation
Turks Cap lies on the South side of the island as a prominent geological characteristic. Visible from an airplane just before touching the ground, formation stands shaped as a Turk’s cap, with blue waves contrasted with the dark rocks. Travel the circular route of the unique geoformation for a view of the island wonders. Bring plenty of water and sturdy footwear, as the terrain can get tricky, especially for unexperienced hikers. Turks Cap is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our , custom trip planner Edition.
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  • Cool views of the Barn and airport from here and it isn't a particularly tough hike, so a good first for a visitor to St Helena. It's a coastal walk so weather tends to be better here than say...  more »
  • As often on this island, the view is fantastic! The weather was not very hot and windy but the walk was worth it.  more »
  • A short distance from Millennium Forest along a well established circular route to the end of the headland. Looking along from The Barn to your left along he coast past the Kings Head, the airport...  more »

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