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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

Walking Tour In Angra, Terceira Island

We invite you to stroll the streets of the city of Angra appreciating its urbanistic traces that have been maintained for more than four hundred years, in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean, in the Azores Archipelago, fact that was the first Portuguese city to be elevated to Heritage World Heritage.

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Boat Tour Around Terceira Island, From Angra Do Heroísmo

Come and enjoy a boat trip with your family or with friends around Terceira Island and enjoy the magnificent landscapes of the Azores archipelago, from Angra do Heroísmo.

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8 Days 2 Islands, Terceira And São Miguel, Azores

One full week with our team on two beautiful islands Terceira and São Miguel. Come explore Terceira Island and Sao Miguel in a trip that we prepared for you. The perfect week in 2 beautiful islands of the Azores.

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Stand Up Paddle (Sup) On Terceira Island, Azores

Explore Terceira Island in a completely different way and challenge your adventurous side. The Archipelago of the Azores is the perfect setting to have an excellent experience of SUP - Stand Up Paddle, exploring the landscapes in a pleasant, challenging and very safe way, with specialized guide accompaniment. The highlight of your vacation.

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Big Game Fishing In Ponta Delgada – Azores

The Azorean sea is one of the favorite destinations of the fans of big-game fishing. Enormous blue and white marlins swim in this part of the Atlantic, as well as dolphin-fishes and Atlantic Bluefin tunas, among other species of tuna. I am Capt.Carlos Linhares. I would like to invite you to join me on my boat the "Rabão" in that promises to be the "Big Game Fishing" experience of a lifetime.

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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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Island Of Terceira Tour – Bays In The South, Azores

Get to know the Island of Terceira, and its southern coast in a unique way and unforgettable is the purpose of this program.

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Half Day Big Truck Emotion Tour Lagoa Do Fogo – São Miguel Island, Azores

The best and most exciting way to explore the beautiful central part of the island is going off road!

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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.