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Africa Island High Points above 1000 meters

RankIslandPeak Elev-Ft CountryIsol-MiAscent Date
1.TenerifePico de Teide12,198Spain556.2 
2.RéunionPiton des Neiges10,075Reunion1719.1 
3.BiokoPico de Santa Isabel9869Equatorial Guinea51.8 
5.FogoPico de Cano9281Cape Verde1039.2 
6.Heard IslandBig Ben9006Heard and McDonald Islands1271.2 
7.La PalmaRoque de los Muchachos7959Spain81.5 
8.Grande ComoreKartala7746Comoros408.5 
9.PicoMontanha do Pico7713Portugal901.8 
10.Tristan da CunhaQueen Mary's Peak6759Saint Helena1653.9 
11.São ToméPico de São Tomé6640Sao Tome and Principe253.3 
12.Santo AntãoTope da Caroa6503Cape Verde156.8 
13.Gran CanariaEl Morrón de la Agujereada6417Spain64.7 
14.MadeiraPico Ruivo6109Portugal281.5 
15.Kerguelen IslandGrand Ross6070French Southern Lands297.4 
17.SocotraSocotra High Point4931Yemen300.3 
18.El HierroPico Malpaso4928Spain71.2 
19.La GomeraGarajonay4879Spain33.6 
20.Ilha de São TiagoPico da Antonia4570Cape Verde47.8 
21.Ilha de São NicolauMonte Gordo4278Cape Verde67.8 
22.Marion IslandMascarin Peak4035South Africa1135.0 
23.São MiguelPica da Vara3619Portugal179.5 
24.Ile de l'EstMont Marion-Dufresne3576French Southern Lands687.4 
25.São JorgeEsperança3455Portugal16.4 
26.FaialCabeço Gordo3422Portugal18.5 
27.TerceiraCalderia de Santa Bárbara3356Portugal41.9 

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List Description

Note that this site groups most of the mid-oceanic islands in the Atlantic and Indian Oceans into the continent of Africa, so there are many islands on this list that may seem very far from the African coast.


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