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Sete Cidades Half-Day Tour

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    What to Expect
    9 am - Pick up in Hotel or in city center

    9:20 am - Carvao viewpoint - you can see both the north and south sides of the island

    9:30 am - Empadadas Lake, located around the volcano of Sete Cidades and is considered of unique natural beauty

    10:00 am - Canario Lake; a small, beautiful lake surrounded by untouched vegetation

    10:30 am - Vista do Rei viewpoint, one of the most famous viewpoints of Sete Cidades, overlooking the crater and south coast of the island

    11:00 am - Salto das freiras viewpoint.

    11:15 am - Santiago Lake a small vulcano crater which is located inside of the huge vulcano crater of Sete Cidades, a beautiful lake surrounded by untouched vegetation.

    11:30 am - Sete Cidades Church (center of the village, time for a break or coffee, 30 minutes) located at the bottom of the crater of the vulcano. A peaceful village where time seems to stand still

    12:00 pm - Escalvado (Mosteiros) viewpoint overlooks Mosteiros is a fishing village, famous for its great summer houses, beach, and natural pools made of lava formations. A great village to visit

    12:30 pm - Ilha sabrina or Ferraria viewpoint

    01:00 pm - Drop off at Hotel or City Center
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We do the pick up outside, but we need to charge the transfer.

    Portas do Mar, Ponta delgada
    • Driver/guide
    • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
    • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
    • Entry/Admission - Caldeira das Sete Cidades
    • Lunch
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Infant seats available
    • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
    • 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
    • Refunds will not be issued if tour/activity is missed due to late or non-arrival of cruise ship
    • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Our tour guide Leon picked us up from our stay. It was only the two of us. During the tour he explained a lot of things especially historical informations about the island in a very good english. We can happily recommend this tour!
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    My ATV tour was cancelled. I called this place directly the afternoon before, and they booked me on their half day tour, which no other tour would do in such short notice. The tour guide, Rui, was phenomenal, and he went above and beyond. I had the best time ever, and when I
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    Antonio replaced the usual guide and provided us with a high quality tour, the perfect amount of explanations and time spent at each location. His safe driving and relaxed attitude made for a fantastic half day tour. Highly recommended.
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    Great tour; our guide Rodrigo was very genuine and helpful. In the beginning, it was quite foggy and some of our first sights were somewhat diminished by that, but it cleared up quickly and we could then fully enjoy the views of the lakes and the sea.
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    My plane had an 8-hour stop in Ponta Delgada. Booking this half-day tour was the best thing I could have done. They were kind to offer to pick me up and drop me off at the airport. Rui was our tour guide, and even though the weather changed a lot in the time being, Rui knew how
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