Trip reference number: ITN_AZO_010
Trip Operator: Regent Holidays
Explore two of the Azores' most picturesque islands on this 8-day holiday to São Miguel and Santa Maria. Follow the trails that reach the highest points of the islands and marvel at magnificent views of lush green landscapes, mountains, waterfalls and traditional white washed houses during this walking tour. Both islands are uniquely spectacular. São Miguel is home to some of the archipelago’s most iconic natural scenery and is the most popular of all nine islands. Lesser-know Santa Maria, in stark contract, is where visitors will find rural communities which remain virtually undisturbed by tourism.
Designed to introduce travellers to the natural surroundings, walking tours allow you to get under the skin of both the landscapes and communities that call these two islands home, without being too long or strenuous to require above average levels of fitness. In São Miguel, discover the bright blue crater lake of Lagoa do Fogo at the heart of the Agya de Pau Massif stratovolcano, and walk down to the coast to take a swim on the beach. In Santa Maria, discover hidden waterfalls, vineyards and the traditional, laid-back Azorean way of life.
This trip has no fixed departures but restrictions may apply - check operator website
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