Ponta Delgada
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  • Azores: Ribeira da Salga Canyoning Adventure

    1. Azores: Ribeira da Salga Canyoning Adventure

    Whether you're an experienced traveler or first-time adventurer, have a once-in-a-lifetime experience with a canyoning adventure in Ribeira da Salga. Visit one of the most astonishing places in the northeast part of the island of Sao Miguel, located between Lomba de S.Pedro and Salga parishes. Start your adventure with a quick security briefing and equipment distribution.  Afterward take a half-hour hike towards the location where you'll be able to jump, slide, and rappel down gorgeous water streams into crystal-clear natural pools. The highest rappel can go up to 16 meters, and the highest jump up to around 8 meters. If you are uncomfortable about jumping other options are available.

  • Azores: Canyoning in Salto do Cabrito

    2. Azores: Canyoning in Salto do Cabrito

    Relax and disconnect in a beautiful setting in this morning canyoning adventure in Salto do Cabrito. Explore the natural side of São Miguel Island hiking and canyoning through lush forests and cool streams.  Meet the guide in central Ponta Delgada or arrange pick up from your accommodation and travel in an air-conditioned van 20 minutes to Salto do Cabrito. Hike 30 minutes to the stream where an experienced guide will give a security briefing and distribute all the equipment needed for the activity. Once suited and ready to go, spend a few hours exploring the pools and waterfalls. For those who dare, there will be an opportunity to finish the tour with a 4-meter jump. A zipline is also available for those who'd prefer flying to jumping.

    I am a little scared of heights and the guides were so helpful and caring that i had no problem completing the whole tour. I think the girl guide was Americas and there were 2 guys. One guide had a great sense of humor. The scenery was so beautiful and I would highly recommend it!

  • Ponta Delgada: Half-Day Tour

    3. Ponta Delgada: Half-Day Tour

    Get to know the city of Ponta Delgada alongside a professional guide. Visit the city’s pineapple plantations, botanical gardens, and Gruta do Carvão. Get picked up from your hotel, then start the tour with a visit to one of the traditional pineapple plantations on the island. Get to know the different stages of plant and fruit growth as you explore the different greenhouses. Then, walk through the José do Canto Botanical Garden built in the 19th century. This garden is rich in different species of trees from different countries and continents. Spot a variety of sizes and shapes. Next, head to the botanical garden located in the middle of the city, António Borges. Enjoy a relaxing stroll through the exotic trees and caves of this garden that was also built in the 19th century. End your experience with a guided tour of Gruta do Carvão, located on the west side of Ponta Delgada. The Gr...

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What people are saying about Ponta Delgada

I am a little scared of heights and the guides were so helpful and caring that i had no problem completing the whole tour. I think the girl guide was Americas and there were 2 guys. One guide had a great sense of humor. The scenery was so beautiful and I would highly recommend it!

Extremely fun, beautiful jungle cavern. Thrilling for anyone.