Island Tour

During our tours you will explore hidden places of the Island and drive by landscapes with lots of natural features. We drive along normal roads as well as less known paths and shortcuts.

There are three types of expeditions:
Half-Day (4 hours) / Full-Day (7 hours) / Exclusive/Private Expeditions: Half-Day or Full-Day

Half-Day

The half-day tour last approximately 4 hours. It starts in Horta, heading straight up to the natural reserve of the Caldeira of Faial. Then we drive mostly on gravel roads, towards the interior part of the Island, continuing to Ribeira das cabras Viepoint, allowing us to appreciate the Volcano “alignment” of the Capelo peninsula.
Next, we drive to the Capelinhos Volcano breathtaking landscape, with it’s desert like appearance covered in volcanic ashes. Going back, we go back to Horta, along the south coast, visiting Varadouro where we can enjoy the view towards Morro of Castelo Branco.

Half Day Tour

52
  • 1 person
  • Guide/driver
  • 4 hour tour (approx.)
  • Civil Liability and Personal Accidents Insurances

Half Day Tour

45 / pax
  • 2 to 6 persons
  • Guide/driver
  • 4 hour tour (approx.)
  • Civil Liability and Personal Accidents Insurances

Half Day Tour Private

195
  • 1 person (EXCLUSIVE)
  • Guide/driver
  • 4 hour tour (approx.)
  • Civil Liability and Personal Accidents Insurances

Half Day Tour Private

270
  • Until 6 pax (EXCLUSIVE)
  • Guide/driver
  • 4 hour tour (approx.)
  • Civil Liability and Personal Accidents Insurances
  • Children 0-5 years: FREE (check availability before trip)
  • Children from 6 to 12 years old (inclusive): 50% discount

Full-Day

Full-Day tours last approximately 7 hours. It begins in Horta, heading to the natural reserve of the Caldeira of Faial, always surrounded by the blue hydranges, from which the Island gets it’s “blue island” designation. It keeps going towards Ribeira das Cabras viewpoint, along Serra of Feteira. We then stop for a homemade style meal lunch at Campo dos Sabores.

The afternoon proceeds with the descent to the Fajã in Praia do Norte, with it´s small beach and small stone houses, “adegas”, used for the local production of wine. Then, on to the Capelinhos Volcano. This is the most recent volcano in Europe, since it
erupted in 1957 (continued into 1958). We can observe and enjoy it’s magnificent desert like landscapes as well as make a visit to the Capelinhos Vocano Interpretation Centre.
Going back to Horta along the south coast of the Island, we make a quick stop at Varadouro to admire the amazing Morro of Castelo Branco, ending our day in Monte da Guia, already in Horta, where we can also admire one of the best
views of the city and the Bay of Porto Pim.

Full Day Tour

109
  • 1 person
  • 7 hour tour (aprox.)
  • Guide/driver
  • Lunch
  • Ticket to the Faial Botanical Garden
  • Ticket to the Capelinhos Volcano Interpretation Centre
  • Civil Liability and Personal Accidents Insurances

Full Day Tour

97 / pax
  • 2 to 6 persons
  • 7 hour tour (aprox.)
  • Guide/driver
  • Lunch
  • Ticket to the Faial Botanical Garden
  • Ticket to the Capelinhos Volcano Interpretation Centre
  • Civil Liability and Personal Accidents Insurances

Full Day Tour Private

400
  • 1 person (EXCLUSIVE)
  • 7 hour tour (aprox.)
  • Guide/driver
  • Lunch
  • Ticket to the Faial Botanical Garden
  • Ticket to the Capelinhos Volcano Interpretation Centre
  • Civil Liability and Personal Accidents Insurances

Full Day Tour Private

560
  • Until 6 pax (EXCLUSIVE)
  • 7 hour tour (aprox.)
  • Guide/driver
  • Lunch
  • Ticket to the Faial Botanical Garden
  • Ticket to the Capelinhos Volcano Interpretation Centre
  • Civil Liability and Personal Accidents Insurances
  • Children 0-5 years: FREE (check availability before trip)
  • Children from 6 to 12 years old (inclusive): 50% discount