Monteiro david

David Monteiro

David Monteiro was born in Mindelo, Cape Verde, an archipelago on the west coast of Africa, and moved to Portugal with his family when he was a child. After working as a CPA for more than 20 years, he felt the need for a change and began to lead hiking, mountain biking, and rock climbing trips, all sports he had enjoyed since his childhood. When not guiding, David indulges in his passion for photography, literature, and history.

Upcoming Trips

Client Testimonials


David is an excellent trip leader. His ability to share his love of Portugal, the history, culture, and people made this trip exceptional.
— Karen H., Gold Canyon, AZ
Hiker's Journey to Portugal
David was absolutely outstanding—lovely, concerned manner, very knowledgeable.
— Lauren P., Santa Fe, NM
Hiker's Journey to Portugal
David is a delightful, thoughtful, and well informed guide. He provided a lot of depth to whatever the day’s experience was. His extensive depth of knowledge and local contacts were very evident. His hard work, concern, and attention to detail was most appreciated.
— Leslie S., Chicago, IL
Hiker's Journey to Portugal