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Sete Cidades Half-Day Tour
"9 am - Pick up in Hotel or in city center9:20 am - Carvao pointview - you can see both the north and south sides of the island 9:30 am - Empadadas Lake located around the volcano of Sete Cidades and is considered of unique natural beauty10 am - Canario Lake; a small beautiful lake surrounded by untouched vegetation11 am - Vista do Rei viewpoint one of the most famous viewpoints of Sete Cidades overlooking the crater and south coast of the island11:25 am - Salto das freiras viewpoint.11:30 am - Santiago Lakeis a small vulcano crater which is located inside of the huge vulcano crater of Sete Cidades a beautiful lake surrounded by untouched vegetation.11:50 am - Sete Cidades Church (center of the village time for a break or coffee
From EUR35.00
 
"Shore Excursion: Sete Cidades
Shore Excursions - Ponta Delgada"Shore excursion tour to Sete Cidades:After exploring several lakes around the area hop on an all-terrain ride for travel along the craters of Sete Cidades. Visit the small local parish.Shore excursion tour to Furnas:Meet the most romantic town in Portugal. In Furnas hot spring water is neighbor to the fresh spring water inside a volcano. See vegetation and fumaroles competing. Enjoy Furnas lake shore (a small trail hike can be included if wanted) and see how a traditional Portuguese plate is done in Furnas.S Fogo Lake. Visit the Caldeira Velha with its hot waterfall and natural pool for swimming. Explore a 4WD trail to a fresh water waterfall (a small trail hike can be included if wanted). Witness evidence of volcano activity at Ribeira Grande a small town in Caldeiras"""
From EUR48.00
 
Private Half-Day Tour: Lagoa do Fogo with Liquor Tasting
"Start the day with meeting your guide at either your hotel or the cruise port. From there begin driving through the city and listen as your guide gives you background on the history and architecture. Visit the Caldeiras da Ribeira Grande the old thermal spa of the town then take a relaxing stroll through the Natural Park Caldeira Velha. Temperatures average about 35 degrees at the new epoch and 25 degrees in the older area along the waterfall. After your visit to Caldeira Velha move on to Lagoa do Fogo and up to the highest point of the mountain the Pico da Barrosa. Begin your descent afterwards until you reach the Agua de Pau village including the area of Caloura. Finally see the Vieira Ceramic's Factory and Greenhouse Pineapples in Ponta Delgada for your final location in the tour. Taste traditional liquors of azores such as passion fruit and blackberry liquor. End the day with a drop off at your Ponta Delgada accommodat
From EUR33.00

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Azorean Gift Shop

In the city or at the airport the best place to find the Azorean specialties and handcrafts. The airport store Azorean Gift Shop is open every day from 6 am to 9 pm, you can get the best cheeses,...
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Parque Urbano

Este parque, com uma área de 18 hectares, localiza-se no extremo norte da cidade, à entrada da freguesia da Fajã de Cima. Constitui o maior espaço verde público urbano.This park, with an area of 18...
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Apr 05, 2016

Church up on the hill

This church stands high up on a hill on the east side of town. I don't know what it's called and it wasn't open but the views were rather nice from the hill. It's worth the climb if you want to see a...
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Aug 16, 2015

The three arches

It was said that if you go through these gates, you'll never want to leave the town. Hmmm... I didn't want to try that, just in case...This is said to be the center point, like main square of Ponta...
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Jul 22, 2015

University garden

This is not the biggest of gardens but there are trees from many different places in the world in the area. There's also a small pond and beautiful camellias and azaleas. The university was founded in...
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Jul 22, 2015

Todos Santos

Church of all the saints which used to serve as Jesuit college in the early days. It has a very impressive facade so I just had to take a picture. The building has a long history since it was first...
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Jul 22, 2015
 
 
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Igreja de São José

Igreja de São José is a simple but impressive church with three naves inside. It's the only one I visited during my stay. There were numerous churches and they all looked very much the same in my...
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Jul 22, 2015

Enjoy the weather

If the weather is fine and you are not up for coffee or beer, relax by a fountain and enjoy an ice cream, or stroll the waterfront and enjoy the colors of the boats on the water and the color of the...
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Feb 17, 2015

Forte de São Brás

The Forte de São Brás stands to protect the valuable cargo of her merchantmen from pirates and buccaneers. Times have changed and the forte now houses a military museum as well as a monument to the...
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Feb 17, 2015

Jardim Antero de Quental

Antero de Quental was a poet from the island so it is fitting that his garden is in close proximity to the library. Antero de Quental is known for his sonnets.The Torment of the IdealI found the...
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Feb 17, 2015

Public Library

After crossing the Atlantic (without internet), my sister wanted to find a place where she could download Celia's school assignments (part of this trip was during Easter break, but not all). The...
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Feb 17, 2015

Jardim Antonio Borges

After many days at sea, it is good to sit under a tree and relax, and boy does this garden have a tree. Antonio Borges was an amateur botanist whose jardim was donated as a park and is free and open...
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Feb 17, 2015

Portas da Cidade (City Gates)

Ponta Delgada's City Gates (Portas da Cidade) are arguably the most iconic and recognisable sight in the city.These three arches stand at the edge of the square of Praça Gonçalo Velho, across from the...
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Oct 18, 2014

Dolphin & Whale Watching Tours

One of the most popular activites in Ponta Delgada is to go out to sea on one of the organised Dolphin &Whale Watching Tours.Unfortunately, we didn't get chance to go on one of these tours during...
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Oct 18, 2014

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