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Africa Island High Points above 1000 meters

RankIslandPeak Elev-M CountryIsol-KmAscent Date
3.BiokoPico de Santa Isabel3008Equatorial Guinea83.3 
18.El HierroPico Malpaso1502Spain114.6 
26.FaialCabeço Gordo1043Portugal29.8 
5.FogoPico de Cano2829Cape Verde1672.4 
13.Gran CanariaEl Morrón de la Agujereada1956Spain104.1 
8.Grande ComoreKartala2361Comoros657.5 
6.Heard IslandBig Ben2745Heard and McDonald Islands2045.8 
24.Ile de l'EstMont Marion-Dufresne1090French Southern Lands1106.3 
21.Ilha de São NicolauMonte Gordo1304Cape Verde109.2 
20.Ilha de São TiagoPico da Antonia1393Cape Verde76.9 
15.Kerguelen IslandGrand Ross1850French Southern Lands478.6 
19.La GomeraGarajonay1487Spain54.1 
7.La PalmaRoque de los Muchachos2426Spain131.2 
14.MadeiraPico Ruivo1862Portugal453.1 
22.Marion IslandMascarin Peak1230South Africa1826.6 
9.PicoMontanha do Pico2351Portugal1451.3 
2.RéunionPiton des Neiges3071Reunion2766.6 
12.Santo AntãoTope da Caroa1982Cape Verde252.3 
25.São JorgeEsperança1053Portugal26.3 
23.São MiguelPica da Vara1103Portugal288.9 
11.São ToméPico de São Tomé2024Sao Tome and Principe407.7 
17.SocotraSocotra High Point1503Yemen483.3 
1.TenerifePico de Teide3718Spain895.1 
27.TerceiraCalderia de Santa Bárbara1023Portugal67.4 
10.Tristan da CunhaQueen Mary's Peak2060Saint Helena2661.7 

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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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