8 days in Azores Itinerary

8 days in Azores Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Angra do Heroismo, Terceira
— 1 night
2
Mosteiros, Sao Miguel
— 2 nights
3
Furnas, Sao Miguel
— 3 nights

1
night
Angra do Heroismo, Terceira

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. On the 29th (Mon), look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, make a trip to Miradouro Do Facho, and then get outside with Gruta do Natal. On the 30th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: hike along Trilha de Misterios Negros, look for gifts at Atlantic Souvenir, appreciate the extensive heritage of Rua da Se, then get great views at Alto da Memoria, and finally explore the striking landscape at Ponta dos Biscoitos.

For traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Angra do Heroismo trip maker app.

Barcelona, Spain to Angra do Heroismo is an approximately 12-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Azores Standard Time (AZOT), which is usually a -2 hour difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can travel to Mosteiros.

Things to do in Angra do Heroismo

Outdoors · Parks · Trails

Side Trips

Praia da Vitoria, Ponta dos Biscoitos, Trilha de Misterios Negros
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Trilha de Misterios Negros ©
Trilha de Misterios Negros
Ponta dos Biscoitos ©
Ponta dos Biscoitos

2
nights
Mosteiros, Sao Miguel

Mosteiros ©
Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): head outdoors with Lagoa do Canario, explore the activities along Piscinas Naturais, and then kick back and relax at Mosteiros Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the activities along Lagoa Azul, Sao Miguel Acores, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sao Nicolau Church, then get outside with Jardim Antonio Borges, and finally take some stellar pictures from Boca do Inferno Viewpoint.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Mosteiros online day trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Angra do Heroismo to Mosteiros. In April, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Furnas.

Things to do in Mosteiros

Outdoors · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Sao Miguel, Sete Cidades, Jardim Antonio Borges
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Mosteiros Beach ©
Mosteiros Beach
Jardim Antonio Borges ©
Jardim Antonio Borges
Lagoa do Canario ©
Lagoa do Canario

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nights
Furnas, Sao Miguel

Furnas ©
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): stroll through Praia de Santa Barbara and then take a peaceful walk through Jose do Canto Forest Garden. On the 4th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get great views at Pico do Ferro Viewpoint, take some stellar pictures from Miradouro de Santa Iria, then make a trip to Viewpoint of Ponta da Madrugada, then get great views at Miradouro da Ponta do Sossego, and finally hike along Salto do Prego.

To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Furnas trip planner.

You can drive from Mosteiros to Furnas in 1.5 hours. In May, daytime highs in Furnas are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. On the 5th (Sun), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Furnas

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Nordeste, Ribeira Grande, Salto do Prego
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Jose do Canto Forest Garden ©
Jose do Canto Forest Garden
Salto do Prego ©
Salto do Prego
Praia de Santa Barbara ©
Praia de Santa Barbara

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