Full-Day West Side Tour in Terceira Island with Lunch
The program that we have outlined for this day leads us to discover the geological origin of Terceira Island. We will learn how volcanoes have shaped the landscape and the way of life of its people.Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this productStop At:
Monte Brasil, Freguesia da Se, Angra do Heroismo, Terceira Portugal
Monte Brasil is the remnants of a volcano connecting the south coast of Terceira in the central Azores, overlooking the city of Angra do Heroísmo. Monte Brasil is flanked by two bays: the Bay of Angra (named for the city) to its east, and the Bay of Fanal to its west, and was used as a defensive point during the history of Angra, resulting in the construction of various forts and redoubts, including the Fortress of São João Baptista overlooking the city.
Duration: 45 minutesStop At:
Furnas do Enxofre, Porto Judeu, Terceira Portugal
This area was designed to secure the visitation of this natural monument, allowing on one hand, safe access to all visitors, and on the other, protection of the habitats through the use of rustic material, integrated into the landscape. The circuit through the fumaroles and northern slope zone was adapted to existing paths and complemented with facilitated access. A set of informational panels support the interpretation of natural elements is present.
Duration: 20 minutesStop At:
Algar do Carvao, Estrada Algar Do Carvao Center of Island, Terceira Portugal
It is a remarkable volcanic chimney, which, contrary to what is generally observed in other cases, is not completely obstructed. With a 15 x 20 m crater it ends 90 m below in a clear water lagoon.
Duration: 45 minutes
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 7 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability"
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"Not recommended for travelers with back problems"
"Not recommended for pregnant travelers"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Children must be accompanied by an adult"
"At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time"
"May be operated by a multi-lingual guide"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travelers"
Duration: 8 Hours
Picos de Aventura - Animação e Lazer, Marina de Angra Loja Picos de Aventura, 9700-154 Angra do Heroísmo, Portugal
Traveler pickup is offered
We will pick you up at the Hotel reception between 09h00-09h15
Cancellations and refunds:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.