|Civil parish||Santo Amaro Abade|
Achada Tenda is a settlement in the northern part of the island of Santiago, Cape Verde. Its 2010 population was 1,242 making it the third most populated place in the municipality. It is situated on the east coast, 10 km southeast of Tarrafal. The small bay Porto Formoso is situated near the settlement.
Achada Tenda is also a small volcanic plateau that give its name to the village.
- "2010 Census results". Instituto Nacional de Estatística Cabo Verde (in Portuguese). 17 March 2014.
- Jacques-Nicolas Bellin; Pieter de Hondt (1747). "Carte des Isles du Cap Verd = Kaart van de Eilanden van Kabo Verde" (in French).