Azores: Shore Excursion Furnas - Crater volcano and hot springs

Azores: Shore Excursion Furnas - Crater volcano and hot springs

Furnas / East Island, “Gastronomy, Hot springs, Boilers & Fumaroles” towards one of the most emblematic volcanic areas of São Miguel, considered the capital of Azorean tourism.

Explore the volcanological activities of one of the most active volcanoes in the Azores, as well as all its eruptive history over 100,000 years old;
See for yourself why Furnas Valley is considered by experts to be the largest hydropolis in the world for its diversity of mineral and thermal waters from its springs;
See were locals cook a truly 100% azorean dish, on a volcanic soil for 6 hours; Visit one of only two tea plantations / factories in Europe.., it is impossible to remain indifferent to such diversity.

Optionally, Terra Nostra botanic garden and thermal pool can be included at your shore excursion tour in a group size of 8 persons (entrance not included). Make sure you leave on comments that you desire to include this extra stop.

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Plantacoes de Cha Gorreana, Sao Miguel 9625-304 Portugal

Visit the last natural tea plantation on planet, taste our green or black tea.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Pico do Ferro Viewpoint, Furnas, Povoacao, Sao Miguel 9675 Portugal

Admire for the firts time the inerior of Furnas volcano and lake

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Lagoa das Furnas, Sao Miguel Portugal

Walk trough boilers and hot springs, taste traditional liquors and mineral waters, feel the power of a volcano

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Caldeira das Furnas, Furnas, Povoacao, Sao Miguel 9675 Portugal

See and learn how locals cook using the heat of the volcano in holes on the ground.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Parque Terra Nostra, Largo Marques da Praia e Monfort 2, Furnas, Povoacao, Sao Miguel 9675-037 Portugal

In option, stop, walk and relax in a natural hot pool. Thermal water, naturally heated by the volcano

Duration: 30 minutes

Informacion Adicional
"Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability"
"Infant seats available"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Children must be accompanied by an adult"
"At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time"
"May be operated by a multi-lingual guide"
"Stroller accessible"
"Near public transportation"
"Most travelers can participate"
"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 8 travelers"
"Face masks required for travelers in public areas"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"
"Face masks provided for travelers"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Social distancing enforced throughout experience"
"Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas"
"Gear/equipment sanitized between use"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"
"Guides required to regularly wash hands"
"COVID-19 vaccination required for guides"

Hora de Inicio: 09:00 AM
Duración: 4 To 5 Hours
Lugar de comienzo: Traveler pickup is offered
When your ship docks at the Turistic Port:
Cruise ships docks at Ponta Delgada cruise terminal,when you leave the ship, you will pass trough the security room reaching the terminal hall, this is where our local guides welcome you, holding a sign with your name or a sign with AZORES DREAM TOURS

If we have several cruise ship´s at the time:
Only one ship can dock at the time at the turistic port, in this case the other´s cruise ship´s will dock at the comercial port, you will need to take the shutle out of the comercial port, and we will be at the first exit shutle stop in town, holding a sign with our name or a sign with AZORES DREAM TOURS


  • Ponta Delgada port

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


  • Driver / Local guide
  • Live commented tour
  • Air-conditioned vehicle

No Incluye

  • Entrance to Terra Nostra or Dona Beija.
  • Entrance at Furnas Lake ( Stew area ).
  • Entry/Admission - Caldeira das Furnas
  • Entry/Admission - Parque Terra Nostra


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