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Full-Day Furnas Valley Tour Including Lunch

Highlights
  • A full-day small-group tour of Furnas Valley on Sao Miguel island
  • Learn about Sao Miguel’s fascinating history from a professional guide
  • Take in the volcanic island’s unique terrain
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Full-Day Furnas Valley Tour Including Lunch
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Full-Day Furnas Valley Tour Including Lunch
US$69.49
Overview
Explore the wonders of Sao Miguel’s Furnas Valley on this informative full-day tour with a small group, including lunch. Visit the island’s famed ceramic factories, snap memorable photos at Caloura, Vila Franca Do Campo and Furnas. See Furnas lake and the surrounding hot springs and indulge in a traditional Sao Miguel lunch of ‘cozido,’ a rich stew cooked by thermal vents underground. You won’t want to miss the tea factory and the Ribeira Grande City with its beautiful architecture. This is a small group tour to ensure a quality experience.
What to Expect
Depart from Ponta Delgada towards Furnas valley. On the way, stop at Lagoa village to visit a traditional pottery place, and stop at Vila Franca do Campo, the former capital of the island, with its fine historical center.

Our first stop at Furnas is on the lake margins, followed by an included lunch. Taste the cozido na caldeira, cooked by the steam of the volcano. The cozido na caldeira is a traditional Portuguese stew with all the ingredients that characterize this typical dish.

After lunch visit Pico do Ferro belvedere for a panorama of the valley. Return to Ponta Delgada by the island's North road, visiting the Tea Plantations, the only place in Europe where you can see a tea factory and tea plantation.
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Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile
If Ireland & Hawaii were to have an offspring it would look like the Azores

We arranged both the full day Furnas Valley Tour as well as the full day Sete Cidades & Lagoa do Fogo tour with Lisa Ringelberg (Ring7lisa@hotmail.com) an outstanding guide with the Green Visions Tour Group due to recommendations of previous TripAdvisor contributors. The locals say...More

Thank Lmgreener
Reviewed 1 June 2018
Excellent Tour

6 of us did this tour on 4/25/18; it was awesome. I've been to the Azores before and learn something new each time. Lisa took us along the coastline to some interesting sites; I was amazed at her knowledge of the island.

1  Thank paul k
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile
Love Ponta Delgada!

Our family of four fell in love with Ponta Delgada and Lisa Ringelberg/Green Vision Tours when we visited as a cruise port stop last year. When we booked another cruise with a stop in Ponta Delgada, my first call was to Lisa to ensure she...More

1  Thank SandyRoof
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile
Full day Furnas Amazing!!!

Do not hesitate to book this adventure...our tour guide Tiago was so amazing and knew so much about the history and information around the Island ...the Tour went so fast as there was so much to see and do and the food that was cooked...More

Thank defariaslorie
Reviewed 12 May 2018
Excellent day from start to finish

The best day of our holiday spent with Hugo from Green Visions Tours. Hugo was a fantastic tour guide (best we’ve ever had), We started off with some amazing view points and some places of interest, he had so much knowledge of everywhere we went....More

Thank George T
Hugo M, Proprietário at Green Visions Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Thank you very mutch for your kind words. It was an pleasure to guide you and show you all the beautiful places of my island. Hope to see you all again in the future. Obrigado!! Hugo Melo

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BrandyEssex
29 July 2018|
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Response from SandyRoof | Reviewed this property |
You will Absolutely love your day with Lisa! Here is her email contact information : somewhat edited So that it is allowed in this response: ring7lisa ; it is a hotmail email address I do know her daughter is getting... More
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maggie M
9 April 2018|
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Hello, yes we do pick ups and drop off at the port
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