Information from Viator
In this full day tour, with an average duration of 8 hours, where the lunch is offered by us, Meet and enjoy two best highlights of São Miguel Island in a single day. We will explore Lagoa das Sete Cidades and Lagoa do Fogo and go through much of the island of São Miguel, get to know a little about the daily life of the local population, visit a pottery factory, visit the pineapple plantations and taste some traditional liqueurs. to a black sand beach very frequented by local surfers.We will take you to places with breathtaking panoramic views in the Sete Cidades area, which at its top, we can see the green and the blue of its lagoon, meet other smaller lagoons and descend to the center of the parish of Sete Cidades. This Tour is intended to visitors who did not had a lot time or many days to see the island of Sao Miguel, so we prepared this Tour for this purpose.
After picking you up at your Hotel / Lodge we will drive to Vieira Ceramic Factory, located in Vila da Lagoa, where we will accompany you on a guided tour of the factory, giving you the whole process of clay and pieces and paint them.Then we will go up to the second highest point of the island of São Miguel, Pico da Barrosa, where, from its viewpoint you can see both sides of the island of São Miguel and see the Lagoa do Fogo by many is the most beautiful and stunning of the island of São Miguel, not only because of its blue tones and its crystal clear waters, but also by the green around it and by the harmony and dazzling of its habitat.As we descend to Ribeira Grande City, where we will make a stop to get to know the historical center of the second largest city of São Miguel, we will make other stops, such as in the Natural Park of Caldeira Velha, in the Caldeira da Ribeira Grande and in the factory of Liquors.Around 13:00 we will already be in a Restaurant chosen by us, where your Lunch is offered by us and will be presented some typical dishes of Regional Cuisine.After lunch, it is time to go to Sete Cidades, where we will visit several small lagoons, such as Empadadas, Canário and Santiago, not forgetting the famous lagoon of Sete Cidades. high point of our circuit, where we will see the Green and Blue of the lagoon, then we descend to the center of the Parish of the Seven Cities, where we get to know a little better this calm and quiet parish of São Miguel.Our return to Ponta Delgada is done by the south of the island, not forgetting the stop at the Belvedere of Escalvado, a place that allows us to see Ferraria and the village of Mosteiros, as well as the islanders of the Mosteiros.Finally and before returning to your Hotel / Lodging we will go to one of the several plantations of Ananases Existentes in the parish of Fajã de Baixo, near Ponta Delgada.Information: – The Tour may undergo some changes if the weather conditions are adverse.
- Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
- Local and professional guide
- Car with air-conditioned
- Traditional Lunch
- Liquor Tasting
- Pineapple Plantation
What's not included
- Entrance fees in Natural Park Caldeira Velha