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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

Guided Tour To The Sete Cidades Lagoon And Village – São Miguel, Azores

Come and enjoy one of the 7 natural wonders of Portugal. With gorgeous views that will stay in your mind for ever, this small group tour is a must do while you're in the island of São Miguel.

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From Lisbon To S. Miguel, Azores

If your staying in Lisbon but want more, we will take in a unforgettable trip to one of the most beautiful islands in the world: São Miguel. Located in the autonomous region of Azores, it has a lot to offer you, from one the most beautiful landscapes you'll ever see to the traditional cuisine. A place full of magic and serenity worth your visit!

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Tour Lagoa Do Fogo / Salto Do Cabrito / Caldeira Velha – Daily Tour

For you and with you, "we will face" volcanoes, "clear paths", visit museums and unveil the culture and traditions.And if a picture is worth a thousand words ...you will have a lot to say about Azores

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Rural Experience On Terceira Island, Azores

Rural experience not to be missed where we privilege an intimate contact between nature, culture and local life on the beautiful island of Terceira, Azores.

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São Miguel Island: Half-Day Canyoning At Ribeira Dos Caldeirões

Come and explore actively with Canyoning the hidden waterfalls and streams in the interior of São Miguel. Jump into cristal clear water pools and challenge the waterfalls flowing from the top. These are the ingredients for moments of adrenaline and fun, in a genuine water park created by nature.

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Half Day Lagoa Do Fogo Jeep Tour – S. Miguel Island, Azores

The best and most exciting way to explore the beautiful central part of the island is going off road! This unforgettable half day tour drives past beautiful lakes, water and streams!

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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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Hawaiian Canoe Tour On The Island Of Terceira, Azores

More than one program, we offer you a unique experience. Embark with us on this adventure held within a traditional canoe Hawaiian.

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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.