BOSTON -TERCEIRA, AÇORES

This package is perfect for those who want to visit Terceira Island – Azores for 1 week. It is a direct flight from Boston to Terceira (departure on Wednesdays and only a 4 hour flight), stay in hotel **** with breakfast included, tours included to get to know the island, and transfer from the airport- hotel-airport.

 

DAY 1- TRANSFER AIRPORT-HOTEL4*+WALKING CITY TOUR 

6:45 AM – FLIGHT ARRIVAL FROM BOSTON TO TERCEIRA ISLAND, WITH TRANSFER INCLUDED TO HOTEL **** IN ANGRA DO HEROISMO.

9:00 AM – WALKING CITY TOUR OF ANGRA DO HEROÍSMO VISITING: CATHEDRAL, CITY HALL, BOTANICAL GARDEN, MUNICIPAL MARKET, MUSEUM (ENTRY INCLUDED). LUNCH IN A RESTAURANT IN ANGRA DO HEROÍSMO, ARRIVING AT THE HOTEL AT 2:00 PM.

FREE AFTERNOON.

 

DAY 2 – FULL DAY TOUR AROUND TERCEIRA ISLAND

9:15 AM – HOTEL EXIT TO VISIT: MOUNT BRASIL, BULL ARENA, SERRETINHA LOOKOUT,  PRAIA DA VITÓRIA CITY, SERRA DO CUME, LUNCH (STARTERS+ SOUP + ALCATRA – TYPICAL DISH OF THE ISLAND + DESSERT + BEVERAGES), ALGAR DO CARVÃO (ENTRY NOT INCLUDED), FURNAS DO ENXOFRE, WINE MUSEUM, AND CHEESE TASTING, ARRIVAL AT HOTEL BY 18:00 PM.

 

DAY 3 – HALF DAY TOUR

 9:15 AM – HOTEL EXIT FOR A HALF DAY TOUR, ON THE WEST AND NORTH SIDE OF THE ISLAND, VISITING:FISHING PORT OF S.MATEUS, WHALE MUSEUM, NEGRITO BAY, CERAMIC SHOP, DUCK LAKE, SANTA BÁRBARA SIERRA, RAMINHO LOOKOUT, NATURAL POOLS OF BISCOITOS.  ARRIVAL AT HOTEL BY 13:00 PM.

FREE AFTERNOON

 

DAY 4 – AGUALVA BAYS HIKE

9:15 AM – HOTEL EXIT. THIS HIKE IS LOCATED ON THE NORTH SIDE OF THE ISLAND, AND IS KNOWN BY ITS BEAUTIFUL BAYS. IT IS GRADED AS AN EASY  HIKE, AND HAS AN AVERAGE DURATION OF 2:30. THE MAXIMUM ELEVATION IS 100 METERS (330 ft). HOTEL ARRIVAL AT 13:00 PM.  INCLUDES WATER AND SNACK.

FREE AFTERNOON.

 

DAY 5 – WHALE WATCH BOAT TRIP

8:30 AM –HOTEL EXIT FOR WHALE AND DOLPHIN OBSERVATION. THERE IS HIGH PROBABILITY OF SIGHTING THEM BECAUSE THE AZORES ARE PART OF THE MIGRATORY ROUTE OF THESE MAJESTIC MARINE ANIMALS. IT IS A BOAT TRIP OF 2:30 APPROXIMATELY. YOU WILL ALWAYS HAVE THE NARRATION OF A MARINE BIOLOGIST WHO WILL EXPLAIN TO YOU THE INFORMATION AND CURIOSITIES ABOUT MARINE LIFE.

FREE AFTERNOON

 

DAY 6 – AFTERNOON AT A LOCAL FARM

FREE MORNING

14:00 PM – HOTEL EXIT TO VISIT A LOCAL FARM ON THE EAST SIDE OF THE ISLAND. BESIDES GETTING TO KNOW THE DAILY WORK OF A FARMER, YOU WILL ALSO HAVE THE DIRECT CONTACT WITH THE FAMOUS “HAPPY COWS” AND THE CHANCE TO MILK A COW.

DINNER IS NOT INCLUDED.

 

 

DAY 7 – TRANSFER HOTEL****- AIRPORT

13:00 PM – DEPARTURE FROM THE HOTEL TO THE AIRPORT

IMPORTANT:

7 nights Hotel Caracol **** w/breakfast, DBL room.

Dinner is not included in any of days.

Flight Boston-Terceira-Boston  (returning on Thursday)

Price per person 1065€

 

 

 

Live.Enjoy.Repeat.

 

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