Children under 10 50% discount on all tours.
Free up to 24 hours before the tour starts.
8 seater shared tour.
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, we start the Sete Cidades & Lagoa do Fogo circuit. / West, all day long “The Force of Nature”.
This will be the perfect opportunity to discover why the Seven Cities was the winner of the 7 Wonders of Portugal, as well as the power of Nature generated by Fogo volcano, currently used to produce +/- 40% energy. to São Miguel Island.
Rediscover with us the legend you once made of the Seven Cities, an incredible creation of Nature, as it was the scene of a legendary history and its romantic forbidden love, between a princess and a shepherd, who rejected by the king, made the two lovers, with their tears, formed the two lagoons, located inside the volcanic crater of Sete Cidades, where is the blue and green lagoon, with the colors of the eyes of the two lovers, as well as the quiet parish of Sete Cidades, with 800 population.
First stop of this full-day circuit, will be at Graça Market for a visit and a delicious cheese tasting at the King of Cheese.
After a tasty tasting we will continue to Pico do Carvão viewpoint, from where we will be able to see the north coast (Ribeira Grande) and south of the island (Ponta Delgada) of São Miguel Island, against the backdrop of a vast expanse of volcanic cones between the incredible Sete Cidades volcano and the majestic 900-meter-high fire volcano.
We will then head to the Canary Lagoon and its imposing Boca do Inferno viewpoint for an incredible view of the entire volcanic crater of the Seven Cities.
Then we will continue to one of the most emblematic viewpoints of São Miguel, in the Azores, Vista do Rei, known as the King D. Carlos and Queen D. Amélia.
Time to continue your incredible all-day circuit into the massive volcanic interior of the Sete Cidades, considered one of the most incredible locations on the island of Sao Miguel in the Azores, amid epic paths and flanked slopes of hydrangeas.
See for yourself the Santiago Lagoon, located in the Sierra Devassa, deep in a volcanic crater of the Sete Cidades massif, surrounded by verdant mountain cliffs and over different species of fauna and flora.
If you have never known what it is like to be inside a volcanic crater, then this is yet another reason to book this incredible full day guided tour of the Seven Cities and the Lagoa do Fogo. Admire the Seven Cities Lagoon at a must stop on the famous bridge that divides it, in the center of a volcanic crater.
Breathe nature in the quiet parish of Sete Cidades and visit São Nicolau church.
With a heart purified by nature, head with us to the Escalvado viewpoint, situated on a pyroclastic cliff, where from the top, we can admire the Monasteries and Ferraria, generated by the volcanic force of this area.
Lunch break (lunch included).
After lunch, visit to the Ceramics Vieira factory in the city of Lagoa (visit available from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm), founded in 1862 and already in the fifth generation of the same family. Here you can see the production of earthenware using traditional methods for over 150 years.
Time to return to the present and head towards the second highest point of the island of São Miguel, at 900 mts, where is located the viewpoint of Pico da Barrosa, from where you can see the north coast with its city of Ribeira Grande and the city of Ponta Delgada on the south coast of the island, as well as the entire amazing Lagoa do Fogo crater.
Going down the north coast, the next stop will be at the Lagoa do Fogo viewpoint.
Next and very relaxing will be at the Caldeira Velha Environmental Interpretation Center for visiting or bathing in natural hot springs pools. (Entry not included, available by choice or at customer’s expense).
After this incredible experience, tasting tasty local liqueurs at the Mulher de Capote liqueur factory or at your shop in Ribeira Grande city center
Visit to the Historic Center of Ribeira Grande.
The last stop of your full day tour will be at the Pineapple Plantations to learn the whole process of growing pineapple in greenhouses and see for yourself why pineapple is considered the King fruit in Sao Miguel, and the Azores.
This will undoubtedly be the best 9 hours of vacation in Sao Miguel, Azores, after a full day visit to the Seven Cities and Lagoa do Fogo (West Circuit).
Depending on weather conditions and with a view to better enhancing and ensuring the utmost experience of our customers, visit orders may be changed.
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Pick-up at your accommodation between Ponta Delgada, Lagoa and Ribeira Grande;
Liquor and tea taste;
Tickets to the Boilers, Furnas Fumaroles;
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;
9 hours tour.
Hot Springs Tickets (+ 8 € per person);
Full Lunch (starters, stew, drinks, dessert, coffee) (+ 15 € per person).
Não vendemos só circuitos…mas sim um conjunto de experiencias. Temos bem noção que quando chega a hora de escolher uma excursão, você tem mais opções e que todas elas afirmam terem e serem “a melhor”, mas o que nos diferencia de todas as outras?
Este circuito tem uma duração de 9 relaxantes horas em vez das 8 horas praticadas pela maior parte das companhias, porque queremos e temos a obrigação de dar aos nossos clientes o mais completo conjunto de experiencias possíveis, aquando da sua visita de dia inteiro para as Sete Cidades e Lagoa do Fogo, e foi por isso mesmo, que recheamos ainda mais este tour adicionando mais paragens extras como: A visita ao Mercado da Graça, visita e prova de queijos açorianos no Rei dos Queijos, Lagoa do Canário e Miradouro da Boca do Inferno. Queremos que neste dia tire o “tempo” fora do seu vocabulário…não se preocupe, temos hora certa de começar, mas não de acabar. Orgulhamo-nos em afirmar que temos o melhor valor / circuito, praticado do mercado , por isso mesmo se encontrar mais barato, nós igualamos o preço.
Não somos uma empresa grande… não temos grandes viaturas…mas sim um GRANDE SERVIÇO.
Reserve já a sua excursão para as Sete Cidades e Lagoa do Fogo, e deixe-nos honrá lo como parte da nossa família, nem que por um dia seja.
Guaranteed to be a perfect opportunity to discover how Seven Cities won the 7 Wonders of Portugal, as well as the power of nature generated by the Lagoa do Fogo volcano, +/- 40% energy to the island of São Miguel.