Welcome to São Miguel Island

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. In addition, its capital Ponta Delgada offers quality urban tourism, and is the starting point of your trip. Enjoy the belvederes, thermal gardens and fall in love with the natural beauty of the island of São Miguel.

Top 2 Things To Do In São Miguel Island

Located on the island of São Miguel, the Sete Cidades Lagoon is the largest fresh water lake in the Azores Archipelago, with a length of 4.2 km2 and a depth of 33 meters. Declared one of the 7 Natural Wonders of Portugal, in the category of Non-Marine Aquatic Areas, it is composed of two lagoons - Lagoa Verde and Lagoa Azul - linked together and surrounded by a breathtaking scenery.

Located on the beautiful and verdant São Miguel Island, in the enchanting Azores Archipelago, Lagoa do Fogo is the second largest Lagoon of the Island of São Miguel, and also the highest, classified since 1974 as a Natural Reserve, such as its natural value and landscaping Occupying about 1360 hectares, in the caldera of a dormant volcano that will have formed about 15,000 years ago, giving shape to the great volcanic massif of the Serra de Agua de Pau, Lagoa do Fogo enchants by its natural beauty and phenomenal dimension, arriving at reach 30 meters deep.

Top Tours & Activities in São Miguel Island

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 Ponta Delgada: Adapted Van Excursion To Sete Cidades Lagoon And Lagoa Do Fogo

Visit São Miguel without barriers! This full-day guided tour will take you to see the most famous attractions of the island with a professional guide, in a vehicle adapted for the access to people in wheelchairs.

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Private Full-Day Tour To Lagoa Das Sete Cidades & Lagoa Do Fogo

For this day-tour, enjoy the wonderful landscape of the two blue and green lagoons, the beauty of the Caldeira Velha, visit the traditional pineapple plantation and go to the liquor factory and taste the typical Azorian drink.

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Lagoa Do Fogo – Half Day Guided Tour In The Azores

One of the most beautiful lagoons in S.Miguel, Azores... Come explore it with us!

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10 Scuba Diving Pack, São Miguel Island, Azores

Daily dive Trips, to the best and most interesting diving spots on São Miguel Island.

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Guided Tour To The Furnas In São Miguel Island – Azores

Furnas, also known as Vale formoso or Terra Nostra, due to its paradisiacal landscape, considered the capital of Tourism in the Azores, is a village that has much to offer.

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São Miguel Of Azores: Full-Day Jeep Tour To Furnas

Explore steaming geysers and burbling mud pools set beside sparkling lakes in volcanic craters as you visit Furnas with an experienced guide.

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São Miguel Island: Bottom Fishing Day Trip In The Azores

If you are looking for adventure and activities on the sea fishing is an excellent opportunity during your holidays in the Azores. Join us for an unforgettable tour at the sea with a lot of fun and all the professionalism as usual. This fishing trip in São Miguel provides you a unique and unforgettable experience capturing different species of fish.

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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.