Azores

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Highlights

• Enjoy whale & dolphin watching
• Visit volcanic craters of Caldeira and Capelinhos
• Explore the mountains of Pico Island & visit a UNESCO winery
• Discover Lajes do Pico, known as the whalers village of the Azores
• Enjoy a day trip to nearby São Jorge Island
• Walking tour of UNESCO patrimony city of Angra do Heroísmo
• Jeep safari to north coast of São Miguel Island
• Cooking class & underground steam cooking experience

Fact File

• 15 days
• All meals included
• Maximum 16 travellers
• Includes 3 internal flights + 2 boat trips
• Activity Level: 2

 

On this trip, get ready to experience an active and incredible journey visiting 5 beautiful islands of the Azores. Spend time hiking in the volcanic crater of Sete Cidades and enjoy expansive views over the lakes, rated as one of 7 wonders of Portugal. Bathe in natural thermal pools in the midst of pure nature and learn about the volcanic formation of the islands while hiking along the Capelinhos Volcano. Visit a cheese factory on São Jorge Island and take a dip in naturally formed swimming pools. Cook your dinner in natural volcanic ovens and sip the wine of the tsars in the UNESCO World Heritage designated Pico Island vineyards. Enjoy a world-class whale watching excursion to discover the marine wildlife of the Azores Islands including sperm whales, common dolphins and bottlenose dolphins. This is a journey for an all-encompassing Azorean experience!

FROM: $5495  $5125 USD

DATES, PRICES & AVAILABILITY

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Accommodations

We stay at comfortable hotels with private bathrooms

Comfort notes

Some windy unpaved roads. Ocean waters may be rough.

Itinerary - detailed itinerary

Day 1: Arrive Ponta Delgada
Day 2: Sete Cidades Volcanic Complex and Ferraria Spa
Day 3: Whale and Dolphin Watching, Visit to Villa Franca Islet
Day 4: Flight to Faial Island, Walking Tour of Horta
Day 5: Full Day on Faial Island - Visiting Caldeira and Capelinhos
Day 6: Ferry to Pico Island
Day 7: The Mountains and Whalers of Pico Island
Day 8: Day Trip to São Jorge
Day 9: To Terceira Island, Walking Tour of Angra do Heroísmo
Day 10: Explore Terceira Island
Day 11: Jeep Safari on São Miguel Island
Day 12: Cooking in Volcanic Ovens and Discovering Furnas
Day 13: Full Day Visit to Povoação and Nordeste.
Day 14: Santa Bárbara Beach
Day 15: Depart
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