Guided tour

São Miguel: Furnas and Thermal Bath Tour with Lunch

São Miguel: Furnas and Thermal Bath Tour with Lunch

From US$ 74.64 per person

This incredible full day tour is the best way to experience the volcanic origin of the island.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
Portuguese, English
Pickup included
• Pickup is included for accommodation in the center of Ponta Delgada city (pickup outside this area is available at an extra cost) • Please wait in your hotel lobby or outside the hotel 20 to 30-minutes before the scheduled pickup time • Drivers will wait no longer than 5-minutes after the scheduled pickup time

Experience

Highlights
  • Ribeira Grande City
  • Tea Plantations of Gorreana
  • Furnas Valley: Lake & Village
  • Terra Nostra Botanical Garden and Nature Park
Full description

Departing from Ponta Delgada you'll drive to visit the city of Ribeira Grande where you will have the opportunity to observe the Baroque Architecture from the XVII and XVIII centuries. The drive goes on along the north coast making stops at viewpoints from Santa Iria, tea plantations at Gorreana and a stunning view of Pico de Ferro. From this viewpoint it is possible to see the biggest and oldest volcanic crater where Furnas Lake and spas are located. For lunch you'll stop at a local restaurant to sample “Cozido das Caldeiras”, a typical local dish. After lunch, you'll vist the hot springs in the center of the village. On the way back to Ponta Delgada you'll stop off at the Terra Nostra botanical garden and nature park (entry fee not included) and pass through the beautiful Vila Franca do Campo village.

Includes
  • Vehicle with Driver and Guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Water throughout the day
  • Entrance Fee to Terra Nostra botanical gardens and nature park
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Swimwear
  • Water
  • Rain gear
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Cash

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Smoking in the vehicle
  • Food in the vehicle

Know before you go

  • Visibility at the viewpoints depends on the weather conditions.
  • The itinerary is subject to changes.
  • Bring comfortable clothes and appropriate foot wear.
  • The weather in the Azores is a bit unstable, so it is recommended to bring a rain coat.
  • As this tour offers the possibility of bathing in a thermal pool, it is advised to bring bathing suit, towel and additional clothes.
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Product ID: 229667