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Africa Island High Points above 1000 meters

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

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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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