Top 20 Experiences in azores
Azores Whale Watching & Islet Boat Tour
Join an exciting Marine Wildlife tour with Biologists and Naturalists, to see and learn more about Whales, Dolphins, Turtles, Fish, Birds, and the season's marine biodiversity of the Azores Islands! Unlock the island's scenic coastline, the sandy beaches and the Princess Ring Islet of Vila Franca do Campo, along with all the best kept secrets of sea life in the heart of the Atlantic.
Quad Biking - Sete Cidades from North Coast (Half Day)
On this tour you will be the driver of an quad / ATV and this will probably be the best way to feel and experience this part of São Miguel Island. This tour will take you to the highest points of the mountains that surround Sete Cidades Volcano. The itinerary is On and Offroad and you will have the opportunity to visit some of the trails that are part of the Azores Airlines Rallye. If the weather is good, you can count on awesome views to the lakes and the ocean. This will make you feel as you are on the top of the world. Our team of experient guides will ensure your safety and provide brief explanations at each stop. You can expect adventure! Itinerary: * Fenais da Luz ( North cost) * Pico da Cruz (845 meters altitude) View to Lagoa de Santiago, lagoa Rasa and Sete Cidades lagoon. * Vista da Rainha/Miradouro das Cumeeiras ( View point for Sete Cidades, Green and Blue Lagoon) * Cerrado das Freiras * Passing by Capelas village * Fenais da Luz
8-Hour Private Tour in 4x4 Vehicle from Ponta Delgada
Enjoy this 8-hour tour which can be tailored entirely to your needs and preferences. Use a 4x4 and skilled guide/driver to explore Azores, Portugal at your own pace.
Small-Group Ponta Delgada Food Tour in Azores
Discover some of the best food in Portugal on this 3h culinary walking tour through Ponta Delgada, the main city of the Azores islands. Sample unique and delicious foods, while learning about the local traditions, culture and gastronomy, as you walk through charming cobblestone streets. Have a taste of the Azores and get immersed in surprising flavours and tales! • taste local specialties, to be found nowhere else in the world • gain knowledge and background of Azorean food • learn secrets of traditional cuisine from local artisans • visit the local market, meet traders and sample their quality produce From timeless recipes to innovative modern cuisine, you will enjoy a progressive menu that includes the unique Azorean pineapple, physalis and blackberry jams, seafood and organic meat products, ending up with homemade desserts such as passionfruit bavaroise or green tea ice cream!
Quad /2pax – Off-road Excursion w/ lunch – From Ponta Delgada to Sete Cidades
The volcano crater provides stunning views over the valley of Setes Cidades. The amazing view over the two lakes provides moments of great adrenaline and emotions. Do it on different accesses and unique views (off road trails)
Full Day Outdoor Furnas Valley Tour With Traditional Lunch
Depart from Ponta Delgada for a full-day tour of a visit to ceramic factory, with stops at viewpoints in Caloura, Vila Franca Do Campo and Furnas crater. Visit the Furnas lake and the hot springs. Lunch in Furnas town with typical Azorean food "Cozido Stew". In the afternoon, taste the local mineral waters and visit more hot springs. Visit the north shore of the island, stopping at the viewpoints, visit the only Tea Factory of Europe and the Ribeira Grande City with its beautiful architecture and the beautiful Santa Barbara beach. Return to Ponta Delgada.
Whales and Dolphins + Vila Franca Islet (full day with lunch)
The trip will be a true expedition because we are invited , not only to know the natural habitat of magnificent cetaceans, as well as the islet of Vila Franca do Campo, one of the most exclusive bathing areas of the island.
E-bike Sete Cidades- "All Mountain" bike program
Amazing e-bike ride on the rim top of the main Volcano Crater of Sete Cidades. You will discover the best views/sights of the area and have the opportunity to bike down inside the a collapsed volcano and visit inside it the green and the blue lakes and the old Village. On the way up and back to our starting point you will have the opportunity to stop and the amazing Santiago Lake. The Electric system will give you a help to bike climb easily the 300 meters (aprox 945 feet) back to the top of the crater and beginning point.
Azores: Shore Excursion Sete Cidades - Blue & Green Twin Crater Lakes
Guaranteed, the perfect opportunity to discover how Seven Cities won the 7 Wonders of Portugal Visit one of the most emblematic viewpoints of São Miguel, Vista do Rei, known as the King D. Carlos and Queen D. Amélia; See for yourself the lush Santiago Lagoon, located within the Sete Cidades volcanic crater, surrounded by typical Macaronesian vegetation and cryptomeria plantations; Explore the center of the quiet Parish of Sete Cidades situated inside the 800-inhabitant crater; Admire from the top of the Escalvado Viewpoint the incredible view of the Parish of Mosteiros and Ferraria, generated by the volcanic force of this area; See for yourself and learn the whole process of growing pineapples in glass greenhouses, which take 2 years to generate; Tours start at 09am. For Ships arriving after 09am, the Tour starts one hour after docking (exp: Cruise ship docks at 10am, tour starts at 11am).
Canyoning Experience - half day
This is super fun activity in the middle of wild nature of the Azores Islands. Suitable to all ages and people. Come jump, slide, abseil and climb with us the unique waterlines of Nordeste
Azores: Shore Excursion Furnas - Crater volcano and hot springs
Furnas / East Island, “Gastronomy, Hot springs, Boilers & Fumaroles” towards one of the most emblematic volcanic areas of São Miguel, considered the capital of Azorean tourism. Explore the volcanological activities of one of the most active volcanoes in the Azores, as well as all its eruptive history over 100,000 years old; See for yourself why Furnas Valley is considered by experts to be the largest hydropolis in the world for its diversity of mineral and thermal waters from its springs; See were locals cook a truly 100% azorean dish, on a volcanic soil for 6 hours; Visit one of only two tea plantations / factories in Europe.., it is impossible to remain indifferent to such diversity. Optionally, Terra Nostra botanic garden and thermal pool can be included at your shore excursion tour in a group size of 8 persons (entrance not included). Make sure you leave on comments that you desire to include this extra stop.
São Miguel, Azores - Private Tour 9 hours in 4 seats car "Exclusively for You"
Choose yourself what to visit on your full-day 9-hour tour of Sao Miguel, Azores; 100% personalized circuit in a comfortable 8-seater car, with exclusively private guide; We customize your tour to suit your interests, and based on your intended destination. You can also customize your tour to suit your interests, and based on your intended destination. Starting at your Hotel or accommodation, around 09:00 am we will welcome you and customize your itinerary deciding with you how to spend your day on this amazing island. You can choose Furnas, Nordeste, Sete Cidades or Lagoa do Fogo. You can combine multiple points, decide to deeply explore one place or just trust us, and let your local tour guide drive you around the most beautiful sights in São Miguel. Everything is made to please you and provide you the perfect day. Comfortably seated, traveling alone or with your family, we give special attention to your interests. Just lay back and enjoy.
Off the Beaten Track Half Day Sete Cidades Jeep Tour
Visit one on the seven wonders of Portugal! We travel the rim of the crater on a small dirt track see views that others miss out on. We make various stops along the way including the famous Vista do Rei (the kings view). This 3 1/2 hour tour is our best seller and cannot be missed. The breathtaking views will make you want more. We also make a small stop inside the crater for coffee, drinks, washrooms etc.... Around each corner is a new adventure.
Full Day Tour - The best of Terceira Island
This is the best way to discover Terceira Island in one day. We start in Angra do Heroísmo with a visit to Monte Brasil. Then we cross the city towards the East. Continuing along the coast we head towards Vila de São Sebastião, passing by Ribeirinha, Serretinha, Porto Judeu (view of the Ilhéu das Cabras) and Baia da Salga. In São Sebastião we visit the oldest church on the island and a small chapel for the devotion of the Holy Spirit that we call Império. We continue towards the city of Praia da Vitória passing by the Serra do Cume viewpoint, until we reach the Serra do Facho viewpoint. After visiting the city, we stop for lunch local restaurant with the main dish being the delicious Alcatra. (beef stew) After lunch we have an optional. Visit the Algar do Carvão geosite, which is located in the central area of Terceira Island. We head north to visit the small town of Biscoitos to see vineyards and the natural pools. From here we start the return to Angra do Heroísmo along the coast.
Terceira Island Highlights Tour - Azores
Get to know culture, traditions and history of the azores; explore the interior of an empty volcano; taste regional food; be amazed by the beauty of the landscape; feel nature; enjoy tranquility.
Private Terceira Island Full Day Tour
This is a private tour. You will enjoy everything at you own pace and this tour is costomizable by you! Water's are included to the tour.
Hidden Gems of Sao Miguel Island Full Day Tour with Lunch
Spend a day exploring hidden gems of São Miguel Island, away from the big crowds! The island of São Miguel is beautiful everywhere and has a lot to see besides the super famous attractions. Tour in comfort by minivan in a small group led by an expert guide. Drive through the quiet roads of the inner island surrounded by forests and green pastures. See the native vegetation of the Azores in well-preserved areas and learn about their uses in the early history of the islands. From ample views from mountain tops, to waterfalls, cliffs, a small lake, this tour goes to many amazing places that are not part of the main tourist itineraries. This tour is accessible to everyone and doesn’t require difficult walks.
ARCHEOLOGY TOUR (Full Day Private Tour)
Private and You decide what time to end the tour! According to the defined history the Portuguese were the first to discover the Azores. It was discovered in the year 1427, a total of 591 years a go. What you will see on this tour are much older structures with more of 1000 years located in several points of the Island that do not belong to the Portuguese. These structures belong to civilizations Megalithic e Phoenicians. This last one was discovered by us and explored by one team from the National Geographic. To see this structures you need to make some small hikes in the nature. It´s an unique tour! If you want to know more information about this tour, please contact us by email.
"Sightseeing Tour" Sete Cidades & Lagoa do Fogo | Full Day with lunch
Sete Cidades & Lagoa do Fogo – “The Power of Nature” Guaranteed to be a perfect opportunity to discover how Seven Cities crater volcano lake, won the 7 Wonders of Portugal, as well as the power of nature generated by the Lagoa do Fogo volcano, +/- 40% energy to the island of São Miguel.
Tour to Sete Cidades, Lagoa do Fogo and Furnas
The traveler will get to know the most famous and stunning Lagoons of the Azores. The immense space, the silence, seems to muffle the noise of the birds. The blue and green craters and caldera will walk with you on the sidewalk. The water and the passage as far as the eye can see but where the view is never lost. The sea stops if the island rises. The mirror of nature. This tour has lunch included.