Full Day Tour - The best of Terceira Island

Full Day Tour - The best of Terceira Island

In this tour you have the chance to get to know Terceira Island hotspots... which are not just a few!
You’ll have the chance to be dazzled by breathtaking landscapes, like Serra do Cume patchwork blanket view; to explore the earth’s womb, by visiting volcanic cavities with unique features, just like Algar do Carvão*.
Besides the exuberant nature that is part of our identity and the agricultural fields dotted with the friendly cows, on this island, you can also find typical picturesque houses; enchanting bays, just like Salga bay, which witnessed heroic acts of local characters, such as Brianda Pereira.
Biscoitos swimming pools are, without a doubt, another point that you will not want to miss!
Terceira offers you a mix of nature, history, culture, sea and much more!
So that you can have a complete Terceira Island experience, we invite you to try a variety of typical dishes, including the magnificent 'Alcatra'. A delicacy prepared in a firewood oven. A true delight!

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Monte Brasil, Freguesia da Se, Angra do Heroismo, Terceira Portugal

The Monte Brasil peninsula is located in the city of Angra do Heroísmo, on the southern coast of Terceira Island, in the Azores.
It consists of the downed cone of an ancient extinct volcano, originating from the sea, consisting of a caldera surrounded by four peaks: Pico das Cruzinhas, Pico do Facho, Pico da Quebrada (where the whale watcher is located) and Pico do Zimbreiro. Retains remains of the original vegetation cover and is classified as a Recreational Forest Reserve.

Duration: 10 minutes

Pass By: Salga Bay, Portugal

Bay where a fight against the Spanish took place, in which we were victorious.

Stop At: Church of San Sebastian, EN1-1A 78, 9700-614 São Sebastião, Portugal

It was built by the first settlers on the island in 1455, having undergone important conservation works during the 16th century, more precisely those started in 1568, as its chancel was quite ruined. On this date some building elements were added to the temple.

Duration: 10 minutes

Pass By: Praia da Vitoria, Praia da Vitoria, Terceira, Azores

The second city of the Island. We cross the city to see and hear its history.

Stop At: Serra do Cume Viewpoint, Serra do Cume, Praia da Vitoria, Terceira Portugal

The best known viewpoint of Terceira Island, where you can see what we (local) call "patchwork blanket view".

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Algar do Carvao, Estrada Algar Do Carvao Center of Island, Terceira Portugal

Included in the Caldeira Guilherme Moniz, an ancient dormant volcano, in this Algar visitors can descend to about 100 meters in depth, and observe stalactites unique in the world for their silicate characteristics, and an underground lagoon, with crystal clear waters. It is classified as a Regional Natural Monument.

Duration: 25 minutes

Stop At: Piscinas Naturais Biscoitos, Portugal

Biscoitos are natural pools of lava flows that come into contact with the sea water and the depth of differences yielded curious geological formations.It was 1969 when the natural disposition of these formations on the north coast was used to adapt the bathing area.

Duration: 10 minutes

Pass By: Mata da Serreta, EN1-1A 20, 9700, Portugal

It is classified as a Recreational Forest Reserve. Of great forest richness, it is characterized by its large dimensions and the diversity of plant species that it houses, where not only are examples of endemic flora but also exotic species that have adapted here over the centuries of settlement

Pass By: Angra do Heroismo, Angra do Heroismo, Terceira, Azores

The main city of the Island, a UNESCO World Heritage Site

Informacion Adicional
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Children must be accompanied by an adult"
"Child rate applies only when sharing with 1 paying adult"
"Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking"
"Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required"
"Minimum of 5 people to do the bus tour, Otherwise, it will be in a 4wd car."
"Stroller accessible"
"Service animals allowed"
"Near public transportation"
"Infant seats available"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 22 travelers"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Gear/equipment sanitized between use"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"

Hora de Inicio: 09:00 AM
Duración: 8 Hours
Lugar de comienzo: Alto das Covas, 9700-220 Angra do Heroísmo, Portugal
Traveler pickup is offered
If your hotel is not listed then a pick up fee of €20 will be charged. Any questions do not hesitate to contact our services.
Pickup starts 15 minutes before the activity.

Cancelaciones y devoluciones: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.


  • Pick up and drop off at LISTED hotels
  • Tipical lunch (full menu)
  • Certified guide

No Incluye

  • Entrance Fees at Algar do Carvão (8€ per person)
  • Minimum of 5 people to do the bus tour, Otherwise, it will be in a 4wd SUV.
  • Pick up and drop off at NON LISTED hotels (20€ fee)
  • Entry/Admission - Algar do Carvao


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