Walking path leading to the lakes of Sete Cidades in Azores.

Luxury Escape to Azores: Adventure Tour of Portugal's Islands

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Customizable Itinerary

This is a sample itinerary to inspire a personalized trip designed with your travel specialist

Countries Visited

Portugal

Places Visited

Ponta Delgada, Azores

Suggested Duration

7 Days

The Azores have long held sway over the imaginations of mainland travelers, and this 7-day tour of the main island of St. Michael's is designed to introduce to you what is best of this region. With the capital of Ponta Delgada as your headquarters, you will have your choice of thrilling activities each day to ensure your satisfaction on this luxurious and engaging journey through the Azores.

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Trip Highlights

  • Explore the local flora and fauna of the island of St. Michael on a two-wheeled excursion and bicycle past scenic panoramas, charming villages, and lush woodlands
  • Feel the rhythm of the waves on an exclusive whale-watching expedition that will introduce you to the colorful characters residing in the water 
  • Submerge yourself in a subtropical waterfall on an active canyoning adventure that will test your skills at abseiling and cliff jumping
  • Roll along the island's many unpaved roads on a 4WD tour of St. Michael's, where a guide will lead you off the beaten path 
  • Watch the sunset from a sailboat as you cruise through the coastal water of St. Michael's and scan the horizon for pirates
  • Savor the many flavors and ingredients of the Portuguese take on tapas,  the small dishes that display the regions robust love affair with excellent food
  • Amble through the vibrant port town of Ponta Delgada, where you can enjoy the charisma and warm hospitality that makes the Azores a top destination for world travelers

Starting Price

$3,775 per person (excluding international flights)

Your Zicasso trip is fully customizable, and this sample itinerary is a starting place for your travel plans. Actual costs are dynamic, and your selection of accommodations and activities, your season of travel, and other such variables will bring this budget guideline up or down. Throughout your planning experience with your Zicasso specialist, your itinerary is designed around your budget. You can book your trip when you are satisfied with every detail. Planning your trip with a Zicasso travel specialist is a free service.

What's Included

  • Accommodations
  • In-country transportation
  • Some or all activities and tours
  • Expert trip planning
  • 24x7 support during your trip

Your final trip cost will vary based on your selected accommodations, activities, meals, and other trip elements that you opt to include.

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