Hiking Tour – Sete Cidades

Ponta Delgada, Portugal (0)
from/per person 40.00 
  • São Miguel island
  • Groups allowed
  • Hotel Pick-up
  • Tour guide
  • Walking


Description

Hiking Tour – Sete Cidades – Half Day

The adventure begins in Ponta Delgada, where we leave towards Pico do Carvão. This trail, with about 5 kms, starts at the entrance of Mata do Canário, it joins two sections of pre-existing trails and allows you to discover the various lakes in the western part of the island of São . Miguel. In the first part of the walking tour it’s possible to find ground vegetation, mainly grasses, and it is also possible to see the Muro das Nove Janelas, an ancient aqueduct that carried water to Ponta Delgada.

After an ascent through an area where the terrain is more irregular, we can observe a large part of the West side of the island, as well as the collapse crater of Sete Cidades. From this location, in days of really good weather, one can see a large part of the island of São , Miguel. On the return to Ponta Delgada, it is possible to stop at the Viewpoint of Vista do Rei, where you will find a magnificent landscape, of the Lagoa Azul and Verde . Along the way back, we find green fields until the entrance of Ponta Delgada.

What’s included

  • Hotel Pick-up from City Center;
  • Tour Guide in English;
  • Trekking poles;
  • Insurance.

Not included

Hotel pick-up outside the City Center;

Meals or drinks;

Personal expenses;

Recommended to bring

  • Footwear suitable for walking;
  • Water and light snack;
  • Sunglasses and hat;
  • Sunscreen in spring and summer;
  • Light jacket all year around;
  • A raincoat in the winter.
  • Backpack.

Trail Info

Expected duration: 03H00

Level of difficult: Easy

Distance: 07 KM

Minimum age: 08 years

Subject to weather conditions.


Schedule

Morning
From / To09.00 - 12.30
Afternoon
From / To14.00 - 17.30