São Miguel West from Ponta Delgada with Setes Cidades

Tours & Sightseeing in Portugal

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Explore the West half of São Miguel island, including Sete Cidades, Fogo Lake, Caldeira Velha, Ribeira Grande town, the pineapple greenhouses and a lot more.Enjoy breathtaking views over the unforgettable Sete Cidades and Fogo creater lakes, see beautiful coastal views of the cliffs and beaches of the island, immerse in the lush vegetation in the center of the island and discover hidden gems that you wouldn't find otherwise.Lunch is authentic delicious local food, with drinks, dessert and coffee, all included! • Personalised attention only possible in a small group (8 people max). • Expert guide to answer all your questions throughout the day. • Book together with São Miguel East tour, to guarantee seeing the absolute best of São Miguel in just 2 days!
Be at ease with your 9:00am morning pick-up from your hotel to meet your guide and join a small-group (up to 8 people) for an amazing personalized day trip to the West half of São Miguel island.Start with a visit to the pineapple greenhouses, just outside the city and learn the unique techniques used to grow this amazing fruit in the Azores.Then head to Sete Cidades, enjoying amazing views of the island along the mountain road. Discover the incredible Boca do Inferno Viewpoint, to many the best in the whole island, a picture that you'll never forget. You'll also be surprised by the beauty of smaller little-known lakes that exist in the area. Then arrive at the famous King's view, a postcard view, mandatory stop to any Azores visitor, over the entire Caldeira das Sete Cidades. Enjoy a very complete lunch in Sete Cidades, with wine and dessert included in the price!In the afternoon, explore some of the best coastal features of the island, namely the rocks of Mosteiros, a cave with a peculiar shape and the most gorgeous cliffs of the island near Ribeira Grande. Then visit Caldeira Velha, a natural monument of lush vegetation and geothermal activity. End your complete day in beauty with a view of Lagoa do Fogo, the most untouched of the large lakes of the Azores, surrounded by native vegetation. This tour is the best possible introduction to the Azores, with a great mix of mountain views, lakes, coastal lookouts and culture of the Azores.

What’s included

  • Lunch, with food, drinks, dessert, and coffee
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off (Centrally located Ponta Delgada hotels)
  • Bottled water
  • Expert driver/guide
  • Entry/Admission - Caldeira das Sete Cidades
  • Entry/Admission - Lagoa do Fogo
  • Entry/Admission - Pure Azores Tours

What’s not included

  • Any service not mentioned as being included


  • All entrance fees included
  • Lunch included
  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
  • Hotel pickup included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide