Hidden Gems of São Miguel Tour

Hidden Gems of São Miguel Tour
  • 8 hours
  • Starts at 9:00
  • 8 people capacity (temporarily 5 during covid-19 pandemic)
  • €65 per adult, €35 per child

Highlights

  • Get off the beaten track
  • Discover little-known waterfalls and water streams
  • See amazing views from the island's main peaks
  • Road trip on very low traffic roads away from the city hassle
  • Learn about the native vegetation of the Azores

What's Included

  • Pick-up/Drop-off (only Ponta Delgada)
  • Lunch (food, drinks, dessert and coffee)
  • Water bottle

Description

Spend a day exploring hidden gems of São Miguel Island, away from the big crowds! The island of São Miguel is beautiful everywhere and has a lot to see besides the super famous attractions.

 

Tour in comfort by minivan in a small group led by an expert guide. Drive through the quiet roads of the inner island surrounded by forests and green pastures. See the native vegetation of the Azores in well-preserved areas and learn about their uses in the early history of the islands.

 

From ample views from mountain tops, to waterfalls, cliffs, a small lake, this tour goes to many amazing places that are not part of the main tourist itineraries.

 

This tour is accessible to everyone and doesn’t require difficult walks. It is a great complement to our São Miguel West and São Miguel East van tours. to keep exploring more of the island after seeing the main highlights.

Meeting Point

If staying in Ponta Delgada city, please wait for pick-up at your accommodation between 9:00 – 9:20.
If staying outside of Ponta Delgada city, please come meet us at the tourism office in Ponta Delgada downtown or contact us to request a pick-up for an additional cost.

What to Bring

  • Warm clothes and raincoat (weather conditions change quickly in the Azores and are worse at high viewpoints)
  • Sturdy shoes (tour requires short walks on ground floor)
  • Bathing suit and towel (swimming opportunities may present, depending on conditions)

Why Book with us

Small Groups

We believe sustainable tourism is what is right for the Azores, not mass tourism, therefore all our tours are run in small groups, in a peacefull and relaxed way

Support the Locals

Book directly with a local provider and make sure your money supports the local economy, instead of going to big multinational companies

Choose the Best​

We are the top choice in São Miguel island, with a consistent track record of satisfied customers from all corners of the world