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Address: Praca Vasco da Gama, Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel, Portugal
Phone Number: +351 914 161 585
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Gary Travassos Azores Van & Taxi Tours. Personalized Van & Taxi...

Gary Travassos Azores Van & Taxi Tours. Personalized Van & Taxi Tours to see the most beautiful places on Sao Miguel, Azores. Hiking Tours. Transfers to golf courses or to walking trails and return, Airport transfers to hotels on the island. Regular pick-up services too. With 1000 photos, videos and interesting information about the Azores.

The way to travel on the Azores!!!

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An amazing afternoon with Marco!

I recently had a 5 hour layover in Ponta Delgada, and contacted Azorean tours to see if it would be possible to arrange a short tour of the island. Gary responded promptly with... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
John L
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Grand Bend, Canada

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Grand Bend, Canada
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219 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I recently had a 5 hour layover in Ponta Delgada, and contacted Azorean tours to see if it would be possible to arrange a short tour of the island. Gary responded promptly with several suggestions, and Marco met me at the airport and we were off! What a great day! The twin lake area was totally fogged in, but (like... More 

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toronto
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

In few words, you won't find a more accommodating or informative guide. Gary is patient, unfailingly friendly, professional and extremely knowledgeable. My sister and I recently had the opportunity to visit Sao Miguel and we enjoyed two full fabulous days touring with Gary who showed us the highlights of this beautiful island. In some cases, he made two trips to... More 

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London, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We read other reviews and emailed Gary numerous times with questions before booking our tour. Gary was quick to respond to our inquiries and even called us at our hotel to discuss our wishes for a tour. What a tour we had! The weather held out so we had good visibility from the various view points. Gary is just a... More 

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2 Thank hungry39
Elblag, Poland
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59 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Gary is a great guide, with fluent English. He exactly know what he is doing, and is doing it in the best way. Despite bad weather condition, he was able to show us attractions on island, and in short time we forgot about the rain, and enjoy the tour. He perfectly know how to present island atractions, so I'm started... More 

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Kent
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015 via mobile

We used this company previously in the year and were so impressed we decided to us3 them again and we were not disappointed. Our driver was so enthusiastic to show us his island that he went out of his way to do so. We explored the central part of the island making several stops and ending up at a small... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2015

We took two tours with this company. Marco drove us to many of the sites, explained about the sites and the island, and waited while we experienced the thermal baths. The next day, Garry showed us the other side of the island. He was quite informative and personable. Both guides were very helpful and went out of their way to... More 

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Hamilton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015

We spent two excellentl days with Gary exploring the variety of landscapes and physical features that Sao Miguel has to offer and are already looking forward to our next trip. Thanks Gary

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2015

My now fiance and I can't thank Marco and Gary enough for a phenomenal day in Sao Miguel. Gary was always attentive and responded very quickly to our emails. He was even flexible enough to accommodate our request in advance to make a stop in Rabo de Peixe where my father grew up. He set our tour up with Marco,... More 

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Portsmouth, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2015 via mobile

We spent a day with Gary during our trip to Sao Miguel. He is an excellent guide and a great guy. He is very knowledgeable. We had a wonderful time on his tour. I would highly recommended him.

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Thank Mary C
Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2015

My spouse and I had two full-day tours with Gary, in addition to the airport transfers. Azorean Tours is the only was to see Sao Miguel. Gary was not only knowledgeable, but likeable. Faced is rolling fog each day of our late November visit, Gary adjusted to make sure we saw the best that the island offered. If you want... More 

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