11 days in Azores Itinerary

11 days in Azores Itinerary

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1
Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel
— 2 nights
2
Furnas, Sao Miguel
— 4 nights
3
Ribeira Grande, Sao Miguel
— 2 nights
4
Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel
— 1 night

2
nights
Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel

Ponta Delgada ©
As the busy capital of São Miguel, Ponta Delgada represents the most visited place on the island. Known for its historical buildings, the city offers 17th- and 18th-century convents and churches, as well as cobbled pedestrian streets and hidden squares.
You've now added Free Tour Ponta Delgada to your itinerary. Discover out-of-the-way places like Pico Carvao and Pure Sail - Yacht Charter Azores. Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic natural features at Caldeira das Sete Cidades.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Ponta Delgada day trip tool.

Toronto, Canada to Ponta Delgada is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. Traveling from Toronto to Ponta Delgada, you'll lose 4 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Toronto in July, plan for little chillier days in Ponta Delgada, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Furnas.

Things to do in Ponta Delgada

Tours Transportation Outdoors

Side Trip

Caldeira das Sete Cidades
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Caldeira das Sete Cidades ©
Caldeira das Sete Cidades
Pico Carvao ©
Pico Carvao

4
nights
Furnas, Sao Miguel

Furnas ©
Take a break from the city and head to Lagoa das Furnas and Lagoa do Congro. Discover out-of-the-way places like Miradouro da Ponta do Sossego and Pico do Ferro Viewpoint.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Furnas trip builder site.

Getting from Ponta Delgada to Furnas by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. July in Furnas sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. On the 17th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Ribeira Grande.

Things to do in Furnas

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Sao Miguel, Vila Franca do Campo, Nordeste
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Lagoa das Furnas ©
Lagoa das Furnas
Lagoa do Congro ©
Lagoa do Congro
Poca Da Dona Beija ©
Poca Da Dona Beija

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nights
Ribeira Grande, Sao Miguel

Ribeira Grande ©
On the 17th (Tue), snap pictures at Ribeira Grande's Bridge. On the next day, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja Matriz Ribeira Grande, thentake some stellar pictures from Plantacoes de Cha Gorreana, and then identify plant and animal life at Caldeira Velha Environmental Interpretation Centre.

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Ribeira Grande road trip site.

Ribeira Grande is very close to Furnas. In July, daily temperatures in Ribeira Grande can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. On the 19th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Ponta Delgada.

Things to do in Ribeira Grande

Historic Sites Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Plantacoes de Cha Gorreana
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Igreja Matriz Ribeira Grande ©
Igreja Matriz Ribeira Grande
Igreja do Divino Espirito Santo ©
Igreja do Divino Espirito Santo

1
night
Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel

Ponta Delgada ©
Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Nossa Senhora da Paz.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Ponta Delgada trip itinerary website.

Ponta Delgada is just a stone's throw from Ribeira Grande. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ponta Delgada

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nossa Senhora da Paz
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Nossa Senhora da Paz ©
Nossa Senhora da Paz

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