8 days in Azores Itinerary

8 days in Azores Itinerary

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8 days in Azores Itinerary

Start: Lisbon
Fly:  5​h
1
Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel
— 5 nights
Fly + taxi:  2​h 15​min
2
Terceira
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Lisbon

5
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 Ponta do Sossego and Jose do Canto Forest Garden. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ponta Delgada: Farol Ponta do Arnel (in Nordeste) and Furnas (Terra Nostra Gardens & Poca Da Dona Beija). The adventure continues: take in the dramatic natural features at Caldeira das Sete Cidades, get outside with Lagoa do Congro, don't miss a visit to Pico Carvao, and pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja de Sao Jose.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Ponta Delgada travel itinerary planner.

Lisbon to Ponta Delgada is an approximately 5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Lisbon to Ponta Delgada is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Lisbon in February, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Ponta Delgada, with lows of 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Terceira.

Things to do in Ponta Delgada

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Sao Miguel, Furnas, Nordeste, Caldeira Velha Environmental Interpretation Centre, Lagoa do Congro
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Caldeira das Sete Cidades ©
Caldeira das Sete Cidades
Poca Da Dona Beija ©
Poca Da Dona Beija
Igreja de Sao Jose ©
Igreja de Sao Jose

2
nights
Terceira

Terceira ©
On the 17th (Sat), examine the collection at Museu do Vinho, then look for gifts at Queijo Vaquinha, then savor the flavors at O Forno, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Monte Brasil. Keep things going the next day: Head underground at Algar do Carvao, then get to know the fascinating history of Rua da Se, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Igreja Da Misericordia, and finally don't miss a visit to Miradouro Do Facho.

To find reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Terceira travel itinerary planner.

Fly from Ponta Delgada to Terceira in 2.5 hours. In February, daytime highs in Terceira are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Terceira

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Monte Brasil ©
Monte Brasil
Miradouro Do Facho ©
Miradouro Do Facho
Rua da Se ©
Rua da Se

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