Our Itineraries

Our five and nine day itineraries can be adapted to your needs – contact us for details 

Our five day and nine day itineraries can be adapted to your needs – contact us for details

5 Day Itinerary - Sao Miguel Experience

Day One – Arrival

  • Take your flight to Ponta Delgada, the largest town on San Miguel
  • Check in to your accommodation and enjoy an orientation walk around the town 

Day Two – Furnas Valley 

  • Wander around the stunning Botanical Gardens and take a dip in the naturally heated thermal pools 
  • Enjoy a traditional ‘Cozido das Furnas’ lunch, cooked underground by the Earth’s natural heat
  • Visit Europe’s only tea plantation before heading back to your hotel 

Day Three  – Sete Cidades Lake

  • Coach trip to visit the iconic Sete Cidades Crater Lake with a local guide 
  • Enjoy the spectcular views from several viewpoints en route
  • Learn about the formation and history of the lake from your local guide 
  • Optional kayaking on the lake
  • Stop off at the unique Ponta da Farraria, naturally heated ocean pools

Day Four – Surfing and Geothermal Tour 

  • Tour Caldeira Velha and visit the fascinating interpretation centre
  •  Visit and tour around a geothermal power station, learning how the Azores has become one of the world’s leading places in harnessing green energy
  • Spend the morning / afternoon (depending on tides) at Santa Barbara Beach for surfing lessons with local professionals

Day Five – Homeward Bound

  • Gruta do Carvao Lava Tube 
  • Travel to Ponta Delgada Airport in preparation for your journey home