Pico Island: Guided Day Tour

Pico Island: Guided Day Tour

From US$ 114.47 per person

Experience the main sights of Pico Island, as you contemplate the landscapes rich in vineyard culture. Classified a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, you will also learn of the whaling traditions and discover the natural beauty of the island’s biodiversity.

About this activity

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COVID-19 precautions
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Small group
Limited to 15 participants
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Duration 8 hours
Starting time 9:30 AM
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, Italian, Portuguese

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the principal sights of Pico Island
  • Learn about the whaling tradition
  • Taste different Pico wines and liquors
  • Sample Azorean Triangle cheeses
Full description
Experience the main sights of the Pico Island, the youngest island of the Azores Archipelago. You can contemplate the landscapes of the vineyards, and learn it's ancient history which was brought by the first settlers to this island, which was classified by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site in 2004. Learn about the Azorean whaling tradition while visiting the Whaler's Museum in Vila das Lajes. Later, get in touch with the natural beauty of the island's biodiversity, as well as different and unfamiliar sites to visitors. You will be accompanied by your experienced and professional guide at all times, and will also take in different views of the highest mountain of Portugal throughout your tour. The highlight of your tour will be to taste singular regional products and Azorean Triangle cheeses in a lunch at a local restaurant.
Includes
  • Certified Azores Natural Parks guide
  • Entry ticket and guided visit to the Whaler Museum and Interpretation Center
  • Pico wine-tasting Lunch in a restaurant with local products
  • Photos of the activity
  • Transport
  • Personal accident insurance
    COVID-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • Customers must keep distance in vehicles
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
    Traveler requirements
    • Customers are required to bring and wear masks

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    Meeting point

    Meet at the local partner's office which is in front of Madalena Ferry Station. Your guide will have a t-shirt or hoodie bearing the local partner's logo.

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    • Please advise in advance of any food restrictions
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    5 / 5

    based on 1 reviews

    Review summary

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    • Value for money
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    very nice tour to be able to see the most beautiful points of the island in one day. The guide was very knowledgeable and kind

    August 14, 2020

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    Product ID: 211764