Horta has a really genuine feel to it, located on an astonishing bay, with it’s famous and colorful Marina used as a stopover for many maritime adventures. It is a city with a real strong connection to the sea, with it’s science and culture focused around it.
These particular features make this a historic and cosmopolitan centre, with a wealthy heritage, surrounded by amazing landscapes – such as the view of the highest mountain in Portugal, Mount Pico.
This city tour will allow you to get to know the city – several historic monuments
and symbolic spaces, as well as the gardens and green parks.
Peter Café Sport, Santa Cruz Fort, Reginal Parliament, Carmo´s Church and Carmo´s Convent, Clock Tower, Florêncio Terra´s Garden, University of the Azores – Department of Oceanography and Fisheries, Faialense Theatre, Republica Square, Império dos Nobres, Sociedade Amor da Pátria, Municipal Market, Matriz Church, Jesuit´s College Church, City Hall, Horta´s Museum, Banco de Portugal, Infante´s Square and Horta Marina.
Departure Times: 9:00 am | 2:30 pm