2 Lakes - Sete Cidades Lake and Fire Lake in one day

Day Trips & Excursions in Portugal

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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. See, enjoy and explore the two best Lakes (Sete Cidades and Fire Lake) in our Island with this wonderful full day tour with us. We will make several stops, with panoramic and wonderful views and explore other smalls pounds, such as, Canario, Santiago among others. On this full day tour we will take you to a plantation of pineapples, whose cultivation is unique in the world, because in our island the pineapples grows inside greenhouses and visit two existing factories on the island, one of liqueurs and another of ceramics, because the day will be long, we invite you to go with us to a restaurant to taste a typical dish.
After getting to know and picking you up from your hotel, we will take you to the pineapple plantations where we will accompany and guide you through the greenhouses informing you of the whole process of cultivating this very appreciated fruit, where you will be surprised by the visit. Then we will drive to the Seven Cities, where we will pass roads adorned with flowers, shrubs and trees, where you will see immense cattle grazing quietly in the meadows, and in the viewpoint of the pico do Carvão we will see the sea on both sides of the island, which provides us with a single image, in a relaxed way we will explore small lagoons of lesser expression but with great beauty, until we reach our high point of our tour to Vista do Rei, which offers a panoramic view of the Seven Cities Lake, where you can see the Green and the Blue Lagoon and around the crater of the volcano of the Seven cities, and this place one of the 7 Wonders of Portugal. After having seen the lagoons, the center of the Seven Cities and magnificent landscapes it is time to recover some strength at a lunch offered by us where you can eat typical food of our island. After lunch, we will highlight the Fogo lagoon, where in different viewpoints, we will have different angles, to enjoy to the maximum one of the most beautiful lagoons of our island, whose lagoon is of the middle of the island, that presents us very clean water and crystalline, in which you can see blue tones and a breathtaking scenery. We will show you, a little of our sea coast, where you can see dark sand beaches, as well as, a little of our heritage, at our stop in the center of the city of Ribeira Grande, we will also take you to know and taste our traditional liqueurs in one of the best factories of the island. As we are in an island that is rich in springs, nothing better than to take you to a splendor of waterfall the Salto do  Cabrito, that is in the middle of a dense forest, that gives us a direct contact with the nature. On this Tour you will have the option of wanting to stop or not in the natural park of the Caldeira Velha, which offers visitors a relaxing stroll, having at its disposal two pools of warm water, whose temperatures range between 35 ° and 25 °, where you can take a thermal and relaxing bath.

What’s included

  • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
  • Local and professional guide
  • Driver/guide
  • Car with air-conditioned
  • Traditional Lunch
  • Liquor Tasting
  • Pineapple Plantation 

What’s not included

  • Souvenirs
  • Entrance fees in Natural Park Caldeira Velha