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Ponta Delgada: Sete Cidades & Lagoa do Fogo Tour

Ponta Delgada: Sete Cidades & Lagoa do Fogo Tour

From US$ 362.05 per group up to 8

Experience breathtaking views as you explore some of Portugal's natural wonders. Swim in thermal baths and visit many points of interest on this 8-hour adventure, including a tour of a pineapple plantation and a ceramics factory.

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Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Portuguese
Pickup included
Your accommodation in Ponta Delgarda. Pickup from outside Ponta Delgada will incur an extra charge.
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  • Experience breathtaking views
  • Visit a ceramics factory and pineapple plantation
  • Swim in the hot springs
  • Sample Portuguese liqueurs
  • Enjoy full accommodation transfers
Full description
After being collected from your accommodation in Ponta Delgada, drive to the northern part of the island to start your adventure. Pass by multiple viewpoints located at Pico do Carvão, Lagoa do Canário, Grota do Inferno and the Vista do Rei. Here you’ll enjoy beautiful views over the two volcanic crater lakes of Sete Cidades, and visit the parish located between the lakes. After lunch, the tour will continue with a visit the Vieira Ceramics Factory located in the city of Lagoa. After this, you will go to the viewpoint at the top of Lagoa do Fogo, for stunning views over the lake. On the journey down the mountain, stop to enjoy the thermal baths in Caldeira Velha or old hot springs.   Next you’ll visit the Mulher do Capote factory, where you will get the chance to taste Portuguese liqueurs. Continue your adventure by going to Santa Barbara beach in Ribeira Grande. To conclude the trip, visit the pineapple plantation located at Fajã de Baixo in Ponta Delgada, before being dropped off at your accommodation.
  • 8-hour tour
  • Flexibility to customize your tour
  • Driver and a local guide
  • Guided nature walk (adjusted to the abilities of your group)
  • Lunch
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Insurance
  • Admission fees
  • Taxes
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Know before you go

  • Choose to start your tour at either 9:00 AM or 7:00 AM if you would like to see the sunrise
  • Wear comfortable clothing and light shoes in the summer or hiking boots in winter
  • Ensure you have closed-toe shoes with rubber soles. Sandals and high heels are not recommended
  • It is recommended that you dress in layers as temperatures can change quickly
  • During the cooler months (November to March), bring a light sweater or jacket
  • Please bring your own towel and swimsuit for the thermal baths
  • Feel free to bring sandwiches and drinks to enjoy during the trip
  • Bring a hat and sunglasses and apply sunscreen before the tour
  • Don’t forget your camera or video camera
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November 14, 2018

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