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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

São Miguel Island Of Azores: Private Tour To Lagoa Do Fogo

This place has a breathtaking landscape. Its lagoon inside a crater and the muddy mountain in São Miguel allows one to see the island of two sides. You'll also get to taste the delicious local licors. A 4-hours tour only by 37€ per person.

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Adventure Mountain Biking, Terceira Island, Azores

Enjoy the beautiful environment of the island, embarking with us in this fantastic adventure filled with physical exercise.

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Bays In The South Snorkeling, Island Of Terceira, Azores

Come and enjoy a scooter tour by adding unique moments that you may encounter on your dives.

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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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Ponta Delgada: Big Game Fishing Full Day Out In The Azores Sea

Join us for an unforgettable fishing trip that will be the highlight of your holidays in the Azores! A day at the sea with a lot of fun and all the professionalism, a unique and unforgettable experience capturing different species of fish.

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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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Guided Tour In Terceira Island, Azores

Would you like to get to know Terceira Island? Come and enjoy the island with our guide. Visit all the sights, rural, environmental and natural. Through the middle of its discovery we offer a meal. Come discover what Terceira has the best to offer with us.

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Experience 3-Wheel, Island Of Terceira, Azores

Come have fun with us living an experience in three types of different vehicles.

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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.