14 days in Azores Itinerary

14 days in Azores Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Manchester
Fly + Drive:  10 h 45 min
1
Nordeste, Sao Miguel
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  4 h
2
Angra do Heroismo, Terceira
— 3 nights
Drive:  6 h
3
Sao Roque do Pico, Pico
— 1 day
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  14 h
4
Corvo
— 1 day
Drive + Fly:  2 h 30 min
5
Santa Cruz das Flores, Flores
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h
6
Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel
— 4 nights
Fly:  9 h
End: Manchester

1
night
Nordeste, Sao Miguel

Nordeste ©
Nordeste is a municipality on the northeastern part of São Miguel Island in the Azores. On the 2nd (Fri), get great views at Miradouro da Ponta do Sossego, take some stellar pictures from Viewpoint of Ponta da Madrugada, get curious at OMIC - Observatorio Microbiano dos Acores, get great views at Pico do Ferro Viewpoint, then take some stellar pictures from Pico Longo Viewpoint, and finally trek along Salto do Prego. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the dramatic natural features at Poca Da Dona Beija, explore the activities along Furnas, then get great views at Plantacoes de Cha Gorreana, and finally admire the natural beauty at Parque Terra Nostra.

For other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Nordeste trip itinerary maker app.

Manchester, UK to Nordeste is an approximately 11- hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Azores Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Manchester in November, things will get somewhat warmer in Nordeste: highs are around 21°C and lows about 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Angra do Heroismo.

Things to do in Nordeste

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Furnas, Sao Miguel, Povoacao
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Poca Da Dona Beija ©
Poca Da Dona Beija
Viewpoint of Ponta da Madrugada ©
Viewpoint of Ponta da Madrugada
Miradouro da Ponta do Sossego ©
Miradouro da Ponta do Sossego

3
nights
Angra do Heroismo, Terceira

Angra do Heroismo ©
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. Discover out-of-the-way places like Alto da Memoria and Ponta dos Biscoitos. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Miradouro Do Facho, admire the striking features of Palacio dos Capitaes Generais, stop by Queijo Vaquinha, and get to know the fascinating history of Rua da Se.

To find other places to visit and other tourist information, you can read our Angra do Heroismo trip maker website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Nordeste to Angra do Heroismo. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can go by car to Sao Roque do Pico.

Things to do in Angra do Heroismo

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Terceira, Miradouro Do Facho, Ponta dos Biscoitos
Find places to stay Nov 3 — 6:
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Algar do Carvão - Monumento Natural Regional ©
Alto da Memoria ©
Alto da Memoria
Ponta dos Biscoitos ©
Ponta dos Biscoitos

1
day
Sao Roque do Pico, Pico

Sao Roque do Pico ©
São Roque do Pico is a municipality in the northern part of the island of Pico, in the Portuguese archipelago of the Azores. On the 7th (Wed), examine the collection at Museu dos Baleeiros (Whaler’s Museum), contemplate the waterfront views at Lagoa do Capitao, see the interesting displays at Centro de Interpretacao da Paisagem da Cultura da Vinha da Ilha do Pico, then do a tasting at Adega A Buraca, and finally examine the collection at Museu da Industria Baleeira.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Sao Roque do Pico day trip website.

You can drive from Angra do Heroismo to Sao Roque do Pico in 5.5 hours. November in Sao Roque do Pico sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to travel to Corvo.

Things to do in Sao Roque do Pico

Museums Shopping Wineries

Side Trips

Museu dos Baleeiros (Whaler’s Museum), Adega A Buraca
Find places to stay Nov 6 — 7:
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Museu da Industria Baleeira ©
Museu da Industria Baleeira
Museu dos Baleeiros (Whaler’s Museum) ©
Museu dos Baleeiros (Whaler’s Museum)

1
day
Corvo

Corvo ©
Vila do Corvo is the smallest municipality in the Portuguese archipelago of the Azores, constituting the island of Corvo in its entirety. On the 8th (Thu), examine the collection at Centro de Interpretacao de Aves Selvagens do Corvo.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Corvo vacation builder tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Sao Roque do Pico to Corvo. In November, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 17°C. You will have some time to spend on the 8th (Thu) before leaving for Santa Cruz das Flores.

Things to do in Corvo

Museums
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1
night
Santa Cruz das Flores, Flores

Santa Cruz das Flores ©
Santa Cruz das Flores is a municipality situated in the north half of the island of Flores, in the Portuguese archipelago of the Azores. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Museu da Fabrica da Baleia do Boqueirao, get great views at Miradouro do Monte das Cruzes, and then make a trip to Faja Grande.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Santa Cruz das Flores vacation builder tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Corvo to Santa Cruz das Flores. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in November, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel to Ponta Delgada.

Things to do in Santa Cruz das Flores

Museums
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Museu da Fabrica da Baleia do Boqueirao ©
Museu da Fabrica da Baleia do Boqueirao
Faja Grande ©
Faja Grande
Miradouro do Monte das Cruzes ©
Miradouro do Monte das Cruzes

4
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Lagoa do Canario and O Principe dos Queijos. Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic natural features at Caldeira das Sete Cidades, make a trip to Pico Carvao, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja de Sao Jose, and explore the activities along Lagoa do Fogo.

To find traveler tips and more tourist information, you can read our Ponta Delgada attractions planning site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Santa Cruz das Flores to Ponta Delgada. November in Ponta Delgada sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ponta Delgada

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Sao Miguel, Complexo Municipal de Piscinas, Caldeira Velha Environmental Interpretation Centre
Find places to stay Nov 9 — 13:
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Caldeira das Sete Cidades ©
Caldeira das Sete Cidades
Lagoa do Canario ©
Lagoa do Canario
Pico Carvao ©
Pico Carvao

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