Welcome to Angra do Heroísmo

Associated to the Discoveries during the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries, Angra do Heroismo is the example of the creation of a city closely linked to its maritime function and was an obligatory port of call of the fleets of Africa and the Indies. In 1983, UNESCO classified it as a World Heritage Site. Stroll through the grid of streets reflecting the new world of brought by the Renaissance and that the Discoveries set in Angra, a city bathed by the Atlantic Ocean born for trade and navigation. Visit the dark walls of a powerful fortress designed to protect and dominate. Get to know the history told by its monuments, by the art treasures that it has cherished for centuries. These are three good reasons that will make turn your visit to Angra do Heroismo into a unique experience and a wonderful journey through time. In the city, be sure to visit the Igreja do Santíssimo Salvador da Sé, or Sé de Angra (Cathedral), the Igreja da Misericórdia (Church), the Convent and Church of São Francisco, the Convent and Church of São Gonçalo, the Town Hall, the Palácio dos Capitães Generais (Palace), the Monument of Remembrance, the Castle of São Sebastião, the Castle of São João Baptista, the Angra Museum and Monte Brasil.

Top Tours & Activities in Angra do Heroísmo

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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Discover The Island Of Terceira By Quadricycle (Atv)

Let yourself be carried away by the adventure and come and enjoy the magnificent experience that the Nature of the Azores has to offer, through a direct contact with the interior of the Island.

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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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Romantic Surprise At Sunset On Terceira Island, Azores

This will be the biggest surprise that you can offer your love. We will guide you to the most beautiful spot in Ilha Terceira for a perfect date during the sunset.

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Gastronomic Tour In Terceira Island, Azores Archipelago

Enjoy the typical gastronomy of Terceira Island and fall in love with the melody of flavors that we have to offer you in this fantastic return to the island in more than 15 historical stops, 7 traditional snacks and 2 more typical meals and characteristics of Terceira Island.

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Tour To The Islets Of The Azores Archipelago, From The Terceira Island

It is an experience that we create for you, and that translates into a true adventure by pure nature, where you can make contact with species habitable rare (Gulls, cory's shearwater and caspian terns) and enjoy the beauty of the seas of the Azores.

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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
Time Zone
UTC-01:00
Country Phone Code
+351
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