Day trip

Nordeste Tour from Ponta Delgada

4.8 / 5

11 reviews

Activity provider: OnTravel Azores

Nordeste Tour from Ponta Delgada

Activity provider: OnTravel Azores

From US$ 64.79 per person

Explore as much as possible of São Miguel Island on a full-day tour from Ponta Delgada. Pass through the picturesque villages that cover the Nordeste municipality and make stops at all the best views points on the island.

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Duration 8.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Portuguese
Pickup included
Pick-up is at the reception/door of your hotel in Ponta Delgada.
Small group
Limited to 15 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the villages Ribeira Caldeirões and Nordeste
  • See the beautiful Véu da Noiva waterfall and Furnas Lake
  • Explore the historic center of Povoação
  • Take in the breathtaking views at Ponta da Madrugada
Full description
Start the tour by leaving Ponta Delgada and traveling towards the north coast. Make the first stop at Ribeira dos Caldeirões in the municipality of Nordeste. See the beautiful waterfall, known as Véu da Noiva, and the surrounding watermills and gardens. Pass through picturesque villages as you travel on towards the wonderful viewpoints of Ponta do Sossego and Ponta da Madrugada, on the eastern tip of the island. View the beautiful lighthouse from the top of the cliff. Stop for lunch which will be served in the village of Povoação, the oldest settlement on the island. In the afternoon, relax near the sea or explore the historic center of Povoação. Return to Ponta Delgada along the south coast, passing by Furnas Lake and Vila Franca do Campo.
Includes
  • Lunch with drinks, dessert, and coffee
    Not suitable for
    • Wheelchair users

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    What to bring

    • Comfortable shoes
    • Sunscreen
    • Comfortable clothes

    Not allowed

    • Pets
    • Smoking
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.8 /5

    based on 11 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      5/5
    • Transportation
      5/5
    • Value for money
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    Joao was the best tour guide we have had so far! This tour was beautiful with amazing views and great culture. Also the food was delicious :). Highly recommend!

    October 30, 2022

    September 14, 2022

    Great experience thanks to our guide Mario. Stunning landscapes and totally worth it.

    September 4, 2022

    Product ID: 198919