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Sao Miguel Island: Fire Lake Half-Day Tour

Product ID: 58794
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This lake is the highest above sea level in Sao Miguel. A sleeping volcano sits in an undisturbed landscape. Set in the central part of the island, the lake is high above the villages, in a protected natural reserve.
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Duration 4 hours
Starting times 9:00 AM, 2:00 PM
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Spanish, English, Portuguese

Pickup included

we be waiting in meeting point or in hotel 20 a 15 minutes before start the tour

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  • Visit the Pineapple Plantation
  • See the beautiful Fire Lake in 937m a altitude
  • Tasty the tradiccional Azorean liquers
  • relax in the warm waters of the Caldeira Velha
Full description
This tour starts in a parish village Faja de baixo, famous for the cultivation of pineapple. There, you'll have the opportunity of seeing the whole process of pineapple cultivation of the Azores.

On reaching the town of Ribeira Grande, discover the architecture from this cities and of the island, pass by viewing points that overlook part of the north coast of the Sao Miguel. You'll have the opportunity to taste some traditional liquors. Visit the thermals of Ribeira Grande Boilers, a thermal suite constructed in the nineteenth century. In the central zone of the valley lies a large amount of clear blue boiling water. 

Afterwards, you'll stop in the natural park of the Caldeira Velha for a relaxing stroll. Experience direct contact with nature. The Fire Lake, is a lake of very blue water, surrounded by dense and lush vegetation. It is the highest lagoon of the island of Sao Miguel, situated in the Pico da Barrosa at 937 meters.

  • Private driver/guide
  • Insurance
  • Hotel/port pick-up and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
What’s Not Included
  • Lunch
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• Infant seats are available upon request if advised at time of booking
• At time of booking, cruise ship passengers must provide the following information: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time, and re-boarding time

From US$ 40.89 per person

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