15 days in Azores Itinerary

15 days in Azores Itinerary

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Angra do Heroismo, Terceira
— 3 nights
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Horta, Faial Island
— 3 nights
3
Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel
— 8 nights

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Angra do Heroismo, Terceira

Angra do Heroismo ©
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. Explore hidden gems such as Praia dos Biscoitos and Museum of Angra do Heroismo. There's much more to do: take some stellar pictures from Miradouro da Serra de Santa Barbara, walk around Duke of Terceira Garden, make a trip to Alto da Memoria, and explore the fascinating underground world of Algar do Carvão - Monumento Natural Regional.

To find reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Angra do Heroismo journey builder site.

Lisbon to Angra do Heroismo is an approximately 5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Lisbon to Angra do Heroismo. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel to Horta.

Things to do in Angra do Heroismo

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Praia da Vitoria, Terceira, Ponta dos Biscoitos
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Duke of Terceira Garden ©
Duke of Terceira Garden
Praia dos Biscoitos ©
Praia dos Biscoitos
Museum of Angra do Heroismo ©
Museum of Angra do Heroismo

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Horta, Faial Island

Horta ©
Horta is a single municipality and city in the western part of the Archipelago of the Azores, encompassing the island of Faial. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Vulcão dos Capelinhos and Dolphin & Whale Watching. The adventure continues: take in the waterfront activity at The Marina of Horta, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Pico Mountain (Montanha do Pico), examine the collection at Pico Wine Museum, and explore the activities along Piscinas Naturais do Varadouro.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Horta trip itinerary builder site.

You can fly from Angra do Heroismo to Horta in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. June in Horta sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Ponta Delgada.

Things to do in Horta

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Pico, Vulcão dos Capelinhos, Piscinas Naturais do Varadouro
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Pico Mountain (Montanha do Pico) ©
Pico Mountain (Montanha do Pico)
Vulcão dos Capelinhos ©
Vulcão dos Capelinhos
Dolphin & Whale Watching

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Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel

Ponta Delgada ©
As the busy capital of São Miguel, Ponta Delgada represents the most visited place on the island. Known for its historical buildings, the city offers 17th- and 18th-century convents and churches, as well as cobbled pedestrian streets and hidden squares.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Miradouro da Ponta do Sossego and Igreja do Santo Cristo. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ponta Delgada: Furnas (Parque Terra Nostra, Poca Da Dona Beija, &more). There's much more to do: explore the striking landscape at Caldeira das Sete Cidades, explore the activities along Lagoa do Fogo, cast your line with a fishing tour, and get great views at Boca do Inferno Viewpoint.

To see photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Ponta Delgada sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Horta to Ponta Delgada in 4 hours. Another option is to ride a ferry. In June in Ponta Delgada, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ponta Delgada

Parks · Nature · Tours

Side Trips

Sao Miguel, Furnas, Ribeira Grande, Sete Cidades, Vila Franca do Campo
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Caldeira das Sete Cidades ©
Caldeira das Sete Cidades
Parque Terra Nostra ©
Parque Terra Nostra
Miradouro da Ponta do Sossego ©
Miradouro da Ponta do Sossego

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