Portugal-Azores Archipelago

São Miguel Island

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

Double Scuba Diving In The Island Of São Miguel, Azores

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

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Sete Cidades Half-Day Tour In Azores – From Ponta Delgada

Visit Sete Cidades from Ponta Delgada with a small group. Know the best our island has to offer you!

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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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Half-Day Buggy Tour To Seven Cities From Ponta Delgada

Come with us and tour around the crater of the volcano of Sete Cidades. Enjoy stunning views of the lakes and the sea, and go off-road and experience moments of great emotion and adrenaline.

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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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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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From Ponta Delgada: Half-Day Tour To The Furnas Village In Azores

Furnas is a real paradise! With us, you will be able to know all the hidden corners of the wonderful Island of São Miguel and will live unforgettable moments.

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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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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.