Discover São Miguel's Natural Wonders
- Round trip
- 7 or 10 nights
- per person
- based on 2 persons
Experience São Miguel's natural beauty and stunning lakes in Portugal! Incl. hotels, breakfast, rental car, excursion & return flights!
The island of São Miguel belongs to the Azores archipelago, a part of Portugal. The island is renowned for its stunning natural beauty, with black beaches, mountainous volcano landscapes, colourful wild flowers and captivating crater lakes. During this trip you'll be able to take a guided hike to the Lagoa do Fogo, the highest crater lake in São Miguel, and enjoy incredible views from the top. Afterwards, head off in your rental car to explore the many other lakes and beautiful nature reserves around the island. During this trip you will first stay in Ponta Delgada, beside the ocean, and continue to your second hotel, close to the Furnas volcano. You'll also have the chance to discover the many other wonders around the island by yourself. Embrace the adventure and fall in love with the natural beauty of Saõ Miguel!
- 4 of 5 nights in Ponta Delgada and 3 of 5 nights in Furnas
- Breakfast included
- Welcome drink
- Guided excursion to Lagoa do Fogo
- Rental car
- Return flight from London Gatwick, London Heathrow, Manchester to Ponta Delgada
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 hotels you will be staying at.
Benefits of all the hotels
- 24 hours front desk
- Luggage storage
- Free Wifi
- Room Service
Day 1 - 4: Ponta Delgada
Welcome to São Miguel! After arriving in this beautiful island, pick up your rental car and make your way to your hotel in Ponta Delgada. En route, you’ll see plenty of natural sights, including dramatic volcano landscapes, colourful wildflowers, the beautiful coastline and azure crater lakes....
Day 5 - 7: Furnas
On day 5 you’ll drive to the second destination of your trip: the city of Furnas, where you’ll stay in a comfortable and relaxing hotel. From Furnas, you can explore the region's many volcanic hot springs, produced by the Furnas volcano, as well as the incredible natural phenomena, such as...
Included excursion: Lagoa do Fogo
During this walking tour, you’ll get a closer look at Lagoa do Fogo, one of the most beautiful lakes on the island of São Miguel. The tour begins in Ponta Delgada, and from there you’ll be taken to the summit, where you can take in the beautiful views. You’ll then descend to the lake via a hiking trail, and can walk along the sandy, pumice beach along the lake. The entire tour is approximately 3.5 km long. At the end of the tour you will be brought back to Ponta Delgada.
- Duration: approximately 3.5 hours
- Meeting point: the exact location in Ponta Delgada can be found in your vouchers. You must drive to the location with your rental car.
- This is a group excursion with a guide
- The tour is available in Portuguese, English, French and Spanish
- Rental car fuel
- Deposit fee for rental car
- Tolls, road and bridge charges
- Parking charges where applicable
If you book this deal before 42 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 Ltd. 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.
The main driver must be at least 18 years old and hold a valid driver's license. The main driver must have a credit card in their own name with a sufficient credit limit for the deposit. You will pick and up and drop off the rental car at the airport. Travellers should allow enough time to drive to the airport and return the rental car before the return flight.
An excess risk applies in the event of theft or damage. A credit card deposit is required upon arrival. Comprehensive insurance, non-life insurance, liability insurance, theft insurance and cover for glass, tires, floor and roof damage is included. You will receive all rental car information along with your travel documents.
Maximum 2 people per room (2 adults or 1 adults and 1 child).
The single supplement is based on travel dates and duration of travel. You will see the final price in the booking process.
On the basis of two full-paying adults, a discount for children may be offered dependent on the chosen travel dates and length of stay. You will see the applicable discount in the final booking process. Please note: children up to 12 months old receive a discount on the plane ticket, but will not receive a seat or baggage allowance.
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.
Parking is available at the Azor Hotel for €10 per day, and €7.50 a day at the Marina Atlantico, and charges must be paid locally. Free parking is available at the Furnas Boutique Hotel.
|Excursion to Lagoa do Fogo||
You will receive all necessary information about your departure date and time with your travel documents. Note: You must drive yourself to the meeting point in Ponta Delgada.
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 your travel documents 5 days prior to departure at the latest
The national currency of Portugal is the euro (EUR).