Discover the Natural Wonders of the Azores
- 7, 10 or 14 nights
- per person
- based on 2 persons
Discover the natural wonders of the Portuguese Azores! Stay 7, 10 or 14 nights incl. breakfast, rental car & flights
Featuring scintillating, clear sunlight, azure and ultramarine waters and landscapes shaped by the lush, verdant greenery and volcanic rocks, the Azores are an unforgettable island paradise. On this exquisite escape, you can soak up the charms of Portugal's beautiful gems at your own pace, staying in luxuriously stylish five-star comfort, while driving across the scenic backdrop of São Miguel. Get up close and personal with the natural wonders of the region, with an optional whale watching excursion, or head up to some of São Miguel's most captivating sights on an optional hike.
7, 10 or 14 nights in the Azores
Breakfast included (Half board upgrade available)
Return flight from London Gatwick, London Heathrow, Manchester, London Stansted to Ponta Delgada
The Magical Azores
The nine main islands of the Azores archipelago lie in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean, about 1400 kilometres from mainland Europe. In this secluded paradise, discover stunning volcanic lakes, lush green landscapes with a tropical flair, fabulous cliffs and historic gems. The main island of the Azores is called São Miguel, discovered in the late Middle Ages and also known as the "green island". Explore the rich flora and fauna of this isolated, ecological sanctuary in the Atlantic and discover fascinating culture and architecture. In Ponta Delgada, wander the picturesque old town and end the day with a cool drink in the welcoming marina, where you can also book whale watching tours and observe bottlenose dolphins in their natural habitat.
We work with our trusted partners in the region to offer you the best possible stay.
When you plan your trip, after you've selected a date, we will show you all the information about the hotel you will be staying at.
Benefits of all the hotels
- 24 hours front desk
- Free Wifi
To make your trip even more spectacular, you can book the following optional excursions:
From April to October, experience one of the largest animals in the world on this 3-hour boat trip. During this excursion, you will spot whales as well as dolphins and sperm whales.
• Includes English-speaking guide and drinks.
Hike Fogo Lake
Lake Fogo is one of the most beautiful lakes on the island of São Miguel. During this 3.5-hour hike, you descend over a dirt road to the shore of the lake. Once at the bottom, walk along a beach of snow-white sand made of pumice stone.
• This excursion is not suitable for children under 12 years.
• Includes English-speaking guide, walking sticks and transfer to and from Ponta Delgada.
• Travellers will drive themselves to Ponta Delgada.
Hike Lagoa 7 Cidades
Discover the west of São Miguel on this fantastic 7-hour excursion. You will be picked up in the morning to visit one of the seven wonders of Portugal: the famous Sete Cidades. Following your hike, you will be driven to Ponta da Ferraria to take a dip in the thermal pools.
• This excursion is not suitable for children under 12 years.
• Includes English-speaking guide, walking sticks, light meals and transfer to and from Ponta Delgada.
- Rental car deposit
- Fuel, tolls and parking fees
If you book this deal before 35 days of your departure, you can choose to pay in parts. The deposit will be 50% of the deal’s price plus the booking fee and travel and/or cancellation insurance (when applicable). You will find the payment amounts and deadlines to pay every installment at the last step of the booking process.
Your booking is a direct contract between you and Secret Escapes Limited for the provision of your package. Secret Escapes acts as a tour operator responsible, and is therefore liable for the proper execution of the agreement. The Secret Escapes Terms and Conditions (A) apply to this booking. The Secret Escapes Cancellation Terms and Conditions apply to this booking.
Please note that the flights included in this offer are subject to live availability and price, and can change during your booking process. When this is the case, we will always notify during the booking process.
Due to COVID-19, there may be additional entry requirements in effect at your destination which may change at short notice, including the need to show proof of having tested negative for, or having had a certified vaccination against, COVID-19. It is your responsibility to ensure you can satisfy these requirements before booking so please familiarise yourself with the latest requirements before booking via your government's foreign advice service at www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice.
The passport, visa and health requirements (including those related to COVID-19) at the time of booking can be viewed on the Foreign and Commonwealth Office website It is your responsibility to ensure that you and all members of your party are in possession of all necessary travel and health documents, and in compliance with any other immigration requirements, before you travel. Due to COVID-19, there may be additional entry requirements in effect at your destination which may change at short notice, including the need to show proof of having tested negative for, or having had a certified vaccination against, COVID-19. It is your responsibility to ensure you can satisfy these requirements before booking so please familiarise yourself with the latest requirements before booking via your government's foreign advice service.
Maximum two persons per room.
The single supplement is based on travel dates and duration of travel. You will see the final price in the booking process.
Children discounts apply based on departure date and length of stay, please continue the booking process to see the final price Infants from 0 to 1 year receive a discount on the price of the flight ticket, but may not occupy a seat and may not carry checked-in luggage
It is possible to arrange a cot during this trip. Contact customer service to make an enquiry.
Pets are not permitted on this trip due to international plane travel.
You will receive all rental car information along with your travel documents. A credit card deposit is required upon arrival.
Please note that flights may be subject to change, delay or postponement by the provider and that flight times are provisional. Don't forget to check the actual flight times before departure on the website of the airline or the airport to avoid inconvenient surprises.
You will receive all documents relevant to your trip, 5 days prior to departure at the latest.
The national currency of Portugal is the euro (EUR).
Please note that for the Lago De Fogo optional excursion, travellers will transfer themselves to the meeting and finish point at Ponta Delgada.