All pick-up starts between 9:00 and 9:20 am and in the afternoon, between 14:00 and 14:20 pm.
Tour shared with other participants, when justified.
*Would you like to book a Private & Exclusive Tour, alone, with family or friends, please click here.
Children under 10 years old.
Free up to 24 hours before the tour starts.
Our goal is to provide to all customers, the maximum satisfaction and safety measures, currently required by the Governmental management of Health.
After pick-up at your hotel or accommodation (free service between the cities of Ponta Delgada, Lagoa and Ribeira Grande), from 9:00 until 9:20, or in the afternoon between 14:00 and 14 : 20, we start the half-day Furnas / Leste Tour “Termas, Caldeiras & Fumarolas” circuit towards one of the most emblematic volcanic areas of São Miguel, considered the capital of Azorean tourism.
Crossing from the south coast to the north of the island, to the tea plantations and their factories, for a visit and tea tasting at the Gorreana tea factory or Porto Formoso tea factory.
Back on the road and crossing the tea route, next stop, the viewpoint Pico do Ferro, where you can see the magnitude of the imposing volcanic crater of Furnas.
Time will be taken to travel well into the interior of the volcanic crater of Furnas, where in one part is the bucolic Lagoa das Furnas, (entrance not included, available by choice or at customer’s expense) area where the famous ” Cooked from Furnas “.
Cooked in volcanic soil for 6 hours, here we can also observe the removal of the pots from inside the volcanic soil by local restaurants, we will also visit the various fumaroles and boilers there.
Once again on the road towards the parish of Furnas you can optionally relax in pools of fervent hot springs, over 30 degrees, that spill endlessly from railway springs.
This is an experience of thermal charisma, with the option of the client and alternative, between Poça da Dona Beija and the pools of Parque Terra Nostra. (entrance not included, available by choice or at customer’s expense).
In addition to being able to bathe, you can also visit the incredible Terra Nostra Park Botanical Garden, considered one of the largest and best in Europe, which is now over 200 years old, originally built in 1775 by Thomas Hickling, a merchant. from Boston, and was also Honorary Consul of the United States in San Miguel.
After a relaxing thermal bath it is time to leave for the center of Furnas Parish, deep inside the volcanic crater, to know all the eruptive history and to visit its several fumaroles, boilers and taste some mineral springs there.
The visit in the center of the parish of Furnas will be complemented with a taste of tasty liqueurs.
After a half day visit to Furnas, full of history and magnificent scenery, it is time to return to your accommodation.
Depending on weather conditions and with a view to better enhancing and ensuring the utmost experience of our customers, visit orders may be changed.
Pick-up at your accommodation between Ponta Delgada, Lagoa and Ribeira Grande;
Liquor and tea tasting;
Bottle of water or soda;
Free internet on board;
Chargers available for, smartphone, tablet, etc.;
Child seat available by prior request, please note that use is required by Portuguese law up to 12 years old or 36 kg;
4 hours tour.
Entrance for Furnas lake, boilers and fumaroles;
Entrance for Thermal Pools.
We sell not only circuits … but a set of experiences. We are well aware that when it comes time to choose a tour, you have more options and they all claim to have and be “the best”, but what sets us apart from all the others?
This circuit has a duration of 4 hours and only 2 or 3 companies do it, it is ideal for those who only want to occupy half days or with little available time on the island.
Going to Sao Miguel, Azores and not going to Furnas, is like going to Rome and not seeing the Pope.
We are proud to say that we have the best value / circuit practiced in the market, so even if it is cheaper, we equal the price.
We are not a big company… we don’t have big cars… but a GREAT SERVICE.
Book your Furnas / East tour now, and let us honor you as part of our family, even for a day.
– In some viewpoints located at higher altitudes can make it colder and windier, it is recommended to wear a warmer garment. Do not forget that in the Azores you can do all 4 seasons in one day;
– If you need to make changes or cancel, you can call +351 919 607 160 24/7;
– Cancellation is free until 24 hours before the start of your tour.
The only way to book tours with us is online.