SÃO MIGUEL – ALL IN ONE TOUR
We create this unique tour to give you the opportunity to know São Miguel island as much as possible during your short stay. The tour will start by going first in direction to Vista do Rei where you can enjoy the view over the Sete Cidades lake. Then, the tour will take you up to the mountains to enjoy the view over the gorgeous Lagoa do Fogo. A little bit down a visit to Caldeira Velha, protected nature reserve, which allows you to take a bath enjoying the warm water from a waterfall. The journey will take you next to the viewpoint of Santa Iria where you can see the north coast. Afterwards it is tea time. A visit to Gorreana tea plantation and its factory, where you can taste two kinds of tea – black and green. Continuing the tour and to enjoy the amazing view over Furnas valley, a stop will be made at Pico de Ferro’s viewpoint. Arriving to the town of Furnas you will see some volcanic phenomena, known as fumaroles. Is time to have a lunch and eat the delicious and famous stew, Cozido das Furnas, a gastronomic dish of Azores, naturally cooked underground. After lunch, a stop in Furnas lake to see where is cooked the famous stew and take a walk near the beautiful lake. Returning to Ponta Delgada and passing by Vila Franca do Campo, the first capital of São Miguel, located in the south coast, a last stop will be made at Ermida da Nossa Senhora Paz enjoying the view to the famous Ilhéu de Vila Franca. The tour will finish at the hotel or in the harbor.