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Ponta Delgada: Historical Walking Tour

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Discover the history of the charming waterfront town, Ponta Delgada, on this 3-hour walking tour.
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Duration 3 hours
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English, Portuguese
Wheelchair accessible

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  • Discover the history of Ponta Delgada
  • Learn from a knowledgable guide
  • Get to know the town of Ponta Delgada
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Immerse yourself in history on this walking tour of the beautiful Ponta Delgada. You will meet your guide at Portas da Cidade, the 18th-century city gate located right next to the quay. 

Your guide will take you back through the history of the town, which started as a fishing village in the 15th century, was later plundered by pirates and corsairs, and saw many naval wars and battles. Discover what drew renowned poets, famous sculptors, and prominent politicians to this small seaside town. Walk along the charming narrow streets, admire the beautiful architecture and learn about the people who lived there.
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  • Lunch

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Meeting point

Praça de Gonçalo Velho 9500, 9500-150 Ponta Delgada, Portugal

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From US$ 42.41 per person

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Product ID: 263907