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Azores Archipelago

Welcome to Azores Archipelago

The Azores Archipelago is a group of Portuguese islands located in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean. Recognized for their sustainable tourism practices at sea and in the coastal areas, the Azores is also one of the most beautiful whale watching destinations in Europe. The archipelago is formed by 9 islands, Corvo, Flores, Faial, Pico, São Jorge, Graciosa, Terceira and Santa Maria. Each island is more beautiful than the other. In the Archipelago of the Azores you find all kinds of activity, from golf, geotourism and bird watching, to surfing, paragliding and canyoning. Come and discover the enchanting nature of the Azores.

Top 10 Things To Do In Azores Archipelago

The largest island in the entire archipelago, the island of São Miguel has some of the most spectacular landscapes of the Azores. Inside the island are the crater lakes of Sete Cidades, one green and the other blue, also Lagoa do Fogo and waterfalls, mandatory stops for any traveler in the area.

The second most inhabited island in the Azores, Terceira Island is one of the archipelago's cultural centers. The vestiges of volcanic activity assume in the Third peculiar forms, spectacular and easily visited. Terceira Island is one of the favorite islands of travelers visiting the Azores.

Pico is the second largest island of the Azores, and owes its name to its majestic volcanic mountain. The Pico mountain, the highest point of the Portuguese territory, makes the scenery one of the most beautiful of all the islands. From its vineyards or the marine life, visit Pico.

Located in the center of the Azores, Faial Island is one of the most beautiful islands in Portugal, combining volcanic landscapes, marine life and its green nature. From Horta, Faial is one of the islands with the most attractions to fill your vacation in the Azores.

São Jorge is the island of cliffs, cliffs and fajãs, one of the greenest of the Azores archipelago. The perfect place for a holiday in contact with nature and the sea. It guarantees an unforgettable trip.

Also known as the yellow island, the island of Santa Maria is the island located to the south of the Azores and one of the smallest. Its beaches and natural pools are great options for holidays in the archipelago.

Azores Thermal Spa, Graciosa Island is a jewel of the Azores. Also known as white island, it has beaches with waters at wonderful temperatures, 40ºC for a good relaxation.

10. Boat trips between the islands

Top Tours & Activities in Azores Archipelago

Private Full-Day Tour To Sete-Cidades & Lagoa Do Fogo Starting From Ponta Delgada

The two wonders of São Miguel island. On this full-day tour from Ponta Delgada you will visit two of the most amazing natural wonders of the Azores, Lagoa do Fogo and Lagoa das Sete Cidades.

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Transport From Ponta Delgada Airport To Your Hotel – Azores

Make the journey between Ponta Delgada airport and your hotel in high quality transportation, accompanied by a professional driver.

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Full Day Big Truck Experience Tour – São Miguel Island, Azores

This fantastic tour combines the best that São Miguel has to offer, combining land and sea. Aboard our Big Truck, your group will be guided through the exotic Azores for a day and observe the local fauna and flora, in an unforgettable experience.

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Private Full Day Tour To Furnas Village With Lunch Starting From Ponta Delgada

Explore and feel the heart of S.Miguel! On this full-day tour you'll have a private experience with a expert guide, visit the Furnas village and taste traditional and tasty Azorian food, cooked in the volcanic soil. You will also have the chance to take a relaxing bath at the thermal pools of Dona Beija!

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Equestrian Tour Monasteries – Seven Cities With Traditional Lunch Included

Come and explore the nature of the Azores on a magnificent tour that lasts a day and has traditional Azores lunch included.

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Historical Tour In Angra Do Heroísmo, Terceira Island, Azores

This tour gives you the opportunity to know the history of the World Heritage city of Angra do Heroísmo, as well as the Island of Terceira. It is a unique experience and exclusive that we have created for you, and that translates into a real journey in time in the Azores.

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Full-Day Buggy Tour To Lake Seven Cities With Lunch In Sao Miguel Island, Azores

Tour around the crater of the volcano of Sete Cidades, in the island São Miguel, Azores. Enjoy stunning views of the lakes and the sea, and go off-road and experience moments of great emotion and adrenaline. At lunchtime, taste the typical local food.

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Swimming With Dolphins & Snorkel Tour In Azores Islands

Join a fantastic and unique Wildlife Experience! Swim with wild Dolphins in the Azores Islands!

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Good To Know

Language
Portuguese
Currency
Euro (EUR)
Time Zone
GMT-1
Country Phone Code
+351
Best Time To Visit
Best time to visit Azores is whenever you get the chance as temperatures are rarely lower than 14°C and don't tend to get much higher than 25°C which makes for the perfect summer season all year round.