11 days in Azores Itinerary

11 days in Azores Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Azores journey planner

©
This plan was created by another user. Make it your plan

Route & dates

Start: Calgary
Fly + Drive:  24 h
1
Angra do Heroismo, Terceira
— 1 night
Drive:  7 h 30 min
2
Cedros, Faial Island
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  8 h 45 min
3
Ribeira Grande, Sao Miguel
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  15 h 45 min
End: Calgary

1
night
Angra do Heroismo, Terceira

Angra do Heroísmo, generally known as Angra, is a municipality and city on the island of Terceira in the Portuguese autonomous region of the Azores. Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): take some stellar pictures from Miradouro da Serra de Santa Barbara and then take in the awesome beauty at Monte Brasil.

To find more things to do and other tourist information, you can read our Angra do Heroismo trip itinerary builder site.

Calgary, Canada to Angra do Heroismo is an approximately 20- hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Azores Standard Time is 6 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Cedros.

Things to do in Angra do Heroismo

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Algar do Carvão - Monumento Natural Regional
Find places to stay Jun 7 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Swim with Dolphins
Se Cathedral ©
Se Cathedral
Algar do Carvão - Monumento Natural Regional ©

1
night
Cedros, Faial Island

Cedros ©
Cedros is a freguesia ("civil parish") in the northern part of the municipality of Horta on the island of Faial in the Portuguese archipelago of the Azores. Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): explore the striking landscape at Caldeira, then kick back and relax at Parque de Campismo da Praia do Almoxarife, and then examine the collection at Museu Scrimshaw. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Praia do Porto Pim, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Santa Barbara, and then step off the mainland to explore Vulcão dos Capelinhos.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Cedros journey builder.

Traveling by car from Angra do Heroismo to Cedros takes 7 hours. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in June, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel to Ribeira Grande.

Things to do in Cedros

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Horta, Vulcão dos Capelinhos
Find places to stay Jun 8 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Parque de Campismo da Praia do Almoxarife ©
Parque de Campismo da Praia do Almoxarife
Caldeira ©
Caldeira
Museu Scrimshaw ©
Museu Scrimshaw

5
nights
Ribeira Grande, Sao Miguel

Ribeira Grande ©
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Nossa Senhora da Paz and Igreja do Santo Cristo. Step out of the city life by going to Caldeira das Sete Cidades and Praia de Santa Barbara. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ribeira Grande: Boca do Inferno Viewpoint (in Sete Cidades) and Furnas (Poca Da Dona Beija & Parque Terra Nostra).

To see ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Ribeira Grande trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Cedros to Ribeira Grande. June in Ribeira Grande sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 19°C at night. On the 16th (Sat), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Ribeira Grande

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel, Furnas, Boca do Inferno Viewpoint, Nossa Senhora da Paz
Find places to stay Jun 10 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Caldeira das Sete Cidades ©
Caldeira das Sete Cidades
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Poca Da Dona Beija ©
Poca Da Dona Beija

Similar Plans

15 days in Azores BY A USER FROM SPAIN August, teens, kids, popular sights Preferences: August, teens, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 14 days in Azores BY A USER FROM ISRAEL May, popular sights Preferences: May Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Azores BY A USER FROM GERMANY July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 36 days in Azores BY A USER FROM CANADA September, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems Preferences: September, beaches, historic sites Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 9 days in Azores BY A USER FROM CANADA July, outdoors, relaxing, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, outdoors, relaxing, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 9 days in Azores BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, popular sights Preferences: July Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 16 days in Azores BY A USER FROM ISRAEL May, popular sights Preferences: May Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 10 days in Azores BY A USER FROM SPAIN July, outdoors, beaches, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: July, outdoors, beaches, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 10 days in Azores BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 16 days in Azores BY A USER FROM ISRAEL August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 16 days in Azores BY A USER FROM ISRAEL August, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: August, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 28 days in Portugal BY A USER FROM CANADA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium
See more plans