Sete Cidades & Lagoa do Fogo

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Tour Number

Activity Level

205155


Categories

Day Trip / Out of Town, First Time Visitor, Nature and Wildlife, Shore Excursion

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.
You must be able to get in and out of a car

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

English (advanced), Portuguese (fluent)

6h Combo Tour - Lunch included


Departing from Ponta Delgada, explore the west side of the island on a 4WD Jeep Tour, where volcanic craters gave rise to numerous lakes such as Empadadas, Santiago Lake and, of course, the emblematic Blue and Green waters of Sete Cidades Lake, all of them surrounded by lush vegetation. Along the way you can contemplate the landscape through several viewpoints like Carvão and Vista do Rei. On the highest point of the mountain, take one of the most scenic trails of the world - Cumeeiras trail - to the volcano cone and go inside the crater to get out in the village of Sete Cidades. After a stop for a good typical Azorean lunch add some adventure to your Azores visit and explore the massif of Serra de Água de Pau. See Lagoa do Fogo that's situated in an unspoiled natural area classified by the European Commission as a Special Area of Conservation. For those who enjoy the pleasures of what nature has to offer we have Caldeira Velha, an amazing warm waterfall flowing to a natural pool were you can enjoy a dip.

Itinerary

Ponta Delgada
Carvão Viewpoint
Vista do Rei viewpoint
Cummeiras trail
Sete Cidades village
Lunch
Lagoa do Fogo
Caldeira Velha
Ribeira Grande

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Hotels located in Ponta Delgada
Cruise ship terminal

End location: Hotels located in Ponta Delgada
Cruise ship terminal

Duration: 6 hours

Transportation

Nissan Patrol GR 2.8 TD6 with 6 leather seats + 1 (driver).

What’s Included

Guide, licensed by The Azores Government Authorities
Insurance for all guests
Pick up and drop-off at Cruise port terminal
Lunch at a restaurant with typical food

Estimated Local Cash Needed

2 euros - Caldeira Velha entrance fee

A Recent Review of this tour

Sergio was an excellent tour guide for us. Well spoke, and flexible in addressing our requests.
Robert Boysen

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