7 days in Azores Itinerary

7 days in Azores Itinerary

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7 days in Azores Itinerary

Start: Missoula
Fly:  21​h 30​min
1
Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Praia da Vitoria, Terceira
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  24​h
End: Missoula

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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Igreja de Sao Jose and then get outside with Jardim Antonio Borges. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Pinhal da Paz, stroll through Praia de Santa Barbara, and then identify plant and animal life at Environmental Interpretation Centre of Caldeira Velha.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Ponta Delgada day trip planning tool .

Missoula, USA to Ponta Delgada is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Missoula to Ponta Delgada is 6 hours. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Missoula in September since evenings lows in Ponta Delgada dip to 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Praia da Vitoria.

Things to do in Ponta Delgada

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Ribeira Grande, Sete Cidades, Lagoa Azul, Sao Miguel Acores, Mosteiros Beach
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Jardim Antonio Borges ©
Jardim Antonio Borges
Mosteiros Beach ©
Mosteiros Beach
Praia de Santa Barbara ©
Praia de Santa Barbara

2
nights
Praia da Vitoria, Terceira

Praia da Vitoria ©
Praia da Vitória, translated as the Beach of the Victory, is a municipality in the Portuguese archipelago of the Azores. Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Vitoria Beach, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Imperio do Espirito Santo de Sao Sebastiao, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Rua da Se, then admire the striking features of Palacio dos Capitaes Generais, and finally take some stellar pictures from Alto da Memoria. On your second day here, enjoy the sand and surf at Escaleiras Beach, explore the striking landscape at Ponta dos Biscoitos, then ponder the world of politics at Town Hall of Angra do Heroismo, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Igreja Da Misericordia, and finally get outside with Gruta do Natal.

For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Praia da Vitoria online travel planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Ponta Delgada to Praia da Vitoria. In September, daily temperatures in Praia da Vitoria can reach 76°F, while at night they dip to 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Praia da Vitoria

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Angra do Heroismo, Ponta dos Biscoitos
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Vitoria Beach ©
Vitoria Beach
Rua da Se ©
Rua da Se

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