8 days in Azores Itinerary

8 days in Azores Itinerary

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Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel
— 3 nights
2
Angra do Heroismo, Terceira
— 3 nights

3
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Amazing Tours. Step out of the city life by going to Poca Da Dona Beija and Mosteiros Beach. Do some cultural sightseeing at Quinta da Jardinete Vineyard and Igreja de Sao Miguel Arcanjo. Explore Ponta Delgada's surroundings by going to Praia Calhau D'Areia (in Ribeira Grande), Parque Terra Nostra (in Furnas) and Piscinas Naturais (in Mosteiros). The adventure continues: explore the striking landscape at Caldeira das Sete Cidades, explore the activities along Lagoa do Fogo, appreciate the history behind Estatua Goncalo Velho Cabral, and stroll through Praia de Santa Barbara.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read Ponta Delgada online day trip planner.

Fresno, USA to Ponta Delgada is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from Fresno to Ponta Delgada due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Fresno in January, expect somewhat warmer with lows of °F in Ponta Delgada. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can travel to Angra do Heroismo.

Things to do in Ponta Delgada

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Ribeira Grande, Furnas, Sao Miguel, Mosteiros, Igreja de Sao Miguel Arcanjo
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Poca Da Dona Beija ©
Poca Da Dona Beija
Caldeira das Sete Cidades ©
Caldeira das Sete Cidades
Amazing Tours ©
Amazing Tours

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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. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Tue): indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, take in the awesome beauty at Monte Brasil, and then get close to the beloved marine mammals with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience. On the 22nd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: find something for the whole family at Praia da Vitoria Old City, stop by Adega Simas, get engrossed in the history at Museum of Angra do Heroismo, thenadmire the natural beauty at Duke of Terceira Garden, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Se Cathedral.

To find reviews and other tourist information, you can read our Angra do Heroismo online travel route planner.

Traveling by flight from Ponta Delgada to Angra do Heroismo takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Angra do Heroismo

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Praia da Vitoria Old City, Adega Simas
Find places to stay Jan 20 — 23:
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Duke of Terceira Garden ©
Duke of Terceira Garden
Swim with Dolphins
Se Cathedral ©
Se Cathedral

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