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Private tour and the time to end depends on you, no rush at all!
This tour is perfect for you that want to feel the nature in one full day!
Make two trails in one day! In the easy way!
know all the trails in this fantastic island has to offer and discover more trails create by us.
Come with us and see beautiful hiking trails in our unique landscapes.
Choose the trails that fits best on you. Always surrounded by green, volcanic and ocean scenery with beautiful cliffs.
If you want to know more information about this tour, please contact us by email.
This Tour combines hiking and sightseing in one day making it a complete adventure! It's also the perfect match to our Terceira Express Tour since it explores the west coast of the island.
We first start at the most famous hiking trail in the Island, which goes around one of the most recent eruptions on the island, going amongst a great number of native plants and trees and also amazing Volcanology!
After the trail we'll enjoy an amazing lunch with local food followed by some visits of our West coast and the incredible Natal Cave!
Natal Cave Included
The main points of interest on this trail are the remains of a group of watermills, various waterfalls at the end of Ribeira Funda stream, and sweeping views of the east and west coasts of the island of São Miguel.
• Enjoy a hike and get dramatic views of the east and west coasts
• Snap some photos of cascading waterfalls, lush scenery, and beautiful landscapes
• Stroll through this trail and check out beautiful local plant varieties
• Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of real nature
São Miguel Island is home to some of the finest hiking trails in the Azores, but it’s easy to get lost among the dense forests and rugged terrain. On this tour, explore the Salto do Cabrito route with your guide—with stops to swim in the local hot springs and waterfalls. With round-trip travel from your Ponta Delgada, Lagoa, or Ribeira Grande, embrace the great outdoors and see the best of the Azores countryside.
Enjoy a walk to Lake Fogo, one of the natural highlights of Sao Miguel island, on this 6-hour hiking experience from Ponta Delgada. With a guide, trek through forests and slopes awash with pristine native and endemic plants and arrive at the lake, set in a collapsed caldera. Then, relax over a picnic lunch and enjoy an optional dip before hiking back. Includes lunch and Ponta Delgada hotel pickup and drop-off.
Nestled within the Azores archipelago in the North Atlantic Ocean, Terceira boasts pretty coves, lush forests, and rugged peaks. On this half-day tour, explore winding hiking routes through the north of the island and navigate easily with your guide to lead the way. See the best of the Terceira countryside, with pickup and drop-off at your Angra do Heroismo or Praia da Vitória hotel included.
Experience Sanguinho Trail on a full-day small-group tour. Also knows at the Lost Village, Sanguinho is a traditional village, which has been uninhabited for decades with a cobble stone path that takes you past sweeping views and the impressive Salto do Prego waterfall. Spend the day learning about the village’s unique history, local plant and animal species, and getting out of the city into the fresh air. The 6 km (3.7 mile) walk is moderately challenging making the tour ideal for visitors in relatively good physical shape, looking for an unusual way to learn about a slice of Portugal’s history.
We will begin this tour with an easy trail located near Fogo volcano and it starts and finishes in the same place. In this trail, you will see diverse vegetation and walk through small mystical tunnels. Then, we will go to the top of the mountain where you will be able to see the Fogo lagoon and then descend until we reach Caldeira Velha, where you will have the chance to bathe yourself and relax in the hot springs.
See Sao Miguel’s most spectacular scenery on a moderate 7-hour hiking tour from Ponta Delgada. Ideal for active travelers, this small-group tour — limited to six participants — covers a 7-mile (11-km) route that reveals Lago Verde and Lago Azul from various elevated viewpoints. After your hike, you’ll proceed to Termas da Ferraria to soak in natural thermal pools. Lunch and hotel pickup and drop-off are included, if the transport option is selected at checkout.
The trail is situated in the centre of Terceira island and along the way we will observe the endemic flora of the Azores, large pastures and even some of the island´s fauna. Today's main attraction is “Rocha de Chambre ", a vertical wall located at 708m above sea level with a splendid view over Azinhal valley, Pico Alto. After this climb, time to admire the view from the Pico das Caldeirinhas and Pico Vermelho volcanic caldera. The last part of the trail passes along a dry stone wall in an area dominated by Azorean heather, an endemic floral specie. After lunch, time to get amazed with Algar do Carvão, a volcanic chimney that is, without doubt, the best known volcanic cave in the Azores. Driving to Angra do Heroísmo, we still have time for a short stop to visit Quinta dos Açores..
Ocean and Nature in a half day adventure!
In this trail we're going to explore the most amazing north shore bays in Terceira Island while walking through amazing native vegetation and bird life!
Pick-up e Drop-Off from the Hotel/Airport
Lenght 4 km
Time Average: 2h
The dramatic volcanic landscapes of Terceira Island offer a stunning backdrop for a hiking adventure. On this tour, spend a full day trekking around the Pico da Bagacina volcano and Lagoa do Negro, enjoy spectacular views of Pico Gaspar volcano and Lagoa das Patas, and explore natural wonders such as the cave of Natal and Guilherme Moniz caldera.
This walking tour starts in the south coast of the island, near Fogo mountain and ends in the same place, being a circular trail.
This is a beautiful walking trail, full of endemic plants and wild vegetation. You will also have the chance to see a bird valley, an impressive water channel known as "Levada" and a striking view of Lagoa do Fogo.
This tour starts with a trail that is located in the western part of the island, almost at the top of Sete Cidades volcano crater, near the Canário park and it starts and finishes in the same spot. After the trail, we will descend and see the Canário lagoon and the main viewpoint to Sete Cidades two-colored lagoon.
In this tour, we will go along the north coast of the island until we reach Povoação, where you will have the chance to stop in some beautiful viewpoints and also have a short break in the village itself, which was the first place to be populated in São Miguel island. The trail starts and finishes in Faial da Terra parish and after finishing it we will return through the south coast of the island.
Lagoa do Fogo, Lombadas Valley and Tronqueira Valley are the most amazing nature locations that you can find in São Miguel island. Exploring both Lagoa do Fogo and Lombadas areas will take you to two of those amazing and unique places in one single day and allow you the opportunity to learn more about our natural history in an unique and fun way.
Do you seek a liberating and relaxing hiking experience by exploring some of Terceira Island’s amazing walking trails? Would you like to:
• take deep breaths of fresh air
• listen to the birds singing
• watch the sea along the way (on certain hikes)
• take time to slow down and relax
• meditate in peaceful surroundings
• connect with nature
• unwind and reconnect with yourself
If so, then this tour is perfect for you! You'll be amazed by the island’s natural beauty while you hike. In addition, this special tour allows you to connect with nature in a personal way! During the hike, we take time (agreed upon by the group) to stop for a peaceful meditation session. The only thing required is for you to sit and relax, barefoot if you like. Find your zen on this island of incredible natural beauty.
From the existing hiking trails on the island, we will guide you on your choice of the following trails:
Baías de Agualva
Passagem das Bestas
On Terceira Island, natural beauty is best explored through our exceptional trails! Take a deep breath of fresh air and enjoy the breathtaking views. Incredible photos of these beautiful locations are guaranteed!
This fully guided package offers a pick up and drop off service at your accommodation location.
Please come prepared for the adventure! We are not limited by age, but this is a tour for active people. We will walk in natural terrain with some rocky and dirt areas, and the level of the ground varies greatly during the walk.
From the existing trails on the island, you can choose from the following options:
Passage of the Beasts
We provide private hiking tours to descend into the bottom of Caldeira do Faial. This is a very special activity, limited to 3 groups per day by Faial Natural Park. Can only be done with a permit and a certified guide.