Walking Tours

Walking Tour Half Day Lagoa do Fogo:

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The Full Day Walking Tour Lagoa do Fogo is a medium difficulty trail with an extension of 11 km and an average duration of 4 hours.

The tour starts where you are staying in. We will pass through the south coast of the island in a van until we arrive to the beginning of the trail. After the trail, we will go to the Lagoa do Fogo viewpoint, where you can see the lagoon. Afterwards, you can swim in the thermal waters of Caldeira Velha.

Picnic with regional snack is optional

35€ PAX

4 years old: free

5-10 years old: half price

Walking Tour Half Day Moinhos da Ribeira Funda

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This trail takes around 2 to 3 hours, starting in the parish of Fenais da Ajuda, on the north coast of São Miguel Island.

After the pick-up at your hotel (or another location of your choice), we will go to the north coast of the island, stopping at Santa Iria viewpoint, and then we will visit one of the island's tea factories, that produces the only black tea in Europe. After visiting the tea factory, we will start the Moinhos da Ribeira Funda walking trail.

Along this trail, we will have the opportunity to pass through vast and diverse vegetation and watermills currently abandoned, which previously served for grinding, later turning into flour that subsisted the animals and families of São Miguel Island. On this trail we will also pass through several waterfalls and walk along a steep slope, overlooking the north of the island.

 

Tour duration: Approximately 4 hours

 

Walking trail duration: 2 to 3 hours

 

Difficulty: Medium

 

Length: 3.3 km

 

Warnings: Vertigo

40€ PAX

4 years old: free

5-10 years old: half price

Walking Tour Full Day Salto do Prego:

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The Full Day Walking Tour Salto do Prego is a medium difficulty trail with an extension of 4.5 km and an average duration of 2 hours.

The tour starts where you are staying in. We will pass through the south coast of the island in a van until we arrive at Povoação village to take a little break. Then, we will go to Faial da Terra, where the trail begins. After the trail, we will go to Furnas village, where you can see the fumaroles. Then, we will head to the north coast of the island, where you can taste the local tea.

40€ PAX

4 years old: free

5-10 years old: half price

Walking Tour Half Day Janela do Inferno:

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The Half Day Walking Tour Janela do Inferno is a easy difficulty trail with an extension of  7.3 km and an average duration of  2.30 hours.

The tour starts where you are staying in. We will pass through the south coast of the island in a van until we arrive near the Lagoa do Fogo volcano, where the trail begins. After the trail, we will go to the viewpoint to see the lagoon. Afterwards, you can swim in the thermal waters of Caldeira Velha.

35€ PAX

4 years old: free

5-10 years old: half price

Walking Tour Half Day Salto do Cabrito:

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The tour starts where you are staying in. We will pass through the north coast of the island in a van until we arrive at Caldeiras da Ribeira Grande, where the trail begins. After the trail, we will go to Caldeira Velha, where you can swim in the thermal waters. 

The Full Day Walking Tour Salto do Cabrito is a easy difficulty trail with an extension of 7.5 km and an average duration of 2.30 hours.

Picnic with regional snack is optional

35€ PAX

4 years old: free

5-10 years old: half price

Walking Tour Half Day Serra Devassa:

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The Half Day Walking Tour Serra Devassa is a medium difficulty trail with an extension of 5 km and an average duration of 2 hours.

The tour starts where you are staying in. We will go to the center of the island until we arrive at Lagoa do Canario, where the trail begins. After the trail, we will go to the Vista do Rei viewpoint to see Lagoa das Sete Cidades.

35€ PAX

4 years old: free

5-10 years old: half price