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Josef Steininger - Azoren Travel Experts

Ponta Delgada, Portugal
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About Josef Steininger - Azoren Travel Experts
Our goal is total customer satisfaction. Azoren Travel Experts was founded in 2011 by Josef Steininger, a travel expert with more than 20 years of experience in the tourism industry. We are a comprised group of professional tourist guides specialized in finding the best deals and rates for each client's specific requests. We will do everything to ensure that your travel experience exceeds your expectations.
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On this trip you will be able to clearly see and even smell the volcanic origin of the islands! The valley of Furnas impresses especially by the many contrasts ... the most beautiful fertile landscapes, lush vegetation and hot, sulphurous springs. Let yourself be carried away in the contrasting landscapes of São Miguel ...

In Furnas you have about 2 hours at leisure - try the typical dish of the region, the "Cozido das Furnas" and / or visit the magnificent Terra Nostra Park with the famous thermal pool

(Admission 8.00 €).

At the end of the tour we visit the tea plantations. In the traditional walls of the tea factory you will taste the local tea and you will learn more about the tea production.
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from $61.86
The tour takes place on a small scale and is personally managed by me.

My tours are based on the weather conditions and not on designated stops. Where you do not see anything is not stopped, but I always find an alternative. Your experience comes first. The given times are indicative and are like all weather dependent.
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from $33.74
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Reviewed May 3, 2018

This tour was the best thing we could have done on our trip. Josef answered the phone himself when I called and we were so happy he was available to take us on a tour. There were six of us and we were so comfortable...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed August 21, 2017 via mobile

Thanks to Josef we got to see most parts of the island in one day. He was friendly, happy, personal and had amazing knowledge about the Azores. Best guide we have ever experienced!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Sofie J
Reviewed April 27, 2017

Josef was great! We got an excellent tour of the west part of the island that took into account our interests, the changeable (!!) weather while avoiding the big crowds. We only booked the tour the night before, so were super lucky that he was...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed May 7, 2016

Over the last four years we have been on several cruises and have taken various tours at many locations. I will have to say we booked with the absolute best tour guide we have ever had, that being Josef Steininger. If you book a tour...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed April 30, 2016

We visit Ponta Delgarda on a cruise but didn't want to join an organized excursion. We found this company on the main stretch of the port and although there were cheaper companies advertising in the nearby tourist information office we liked the way we were...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank Pauline01264
Reviewed October 26, 2015

We were met by our tour guide, Thomas, promptly from our cruise ship. A couple on holiday from Belgium were already in the Mercedes Van. We were hoping to visit Sete Cidades, because of the weather it was decided to visit Lagoa Do Fogo instead....More

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed September 29, 2015

We stumbled onto this excursion after our cruise ship docked here and we recognized that there was much to see beyond the foot traffic. We found Vanessa stationed at a booth onshore and visited with her and booked our tour of the Sete Cicades and...More

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank dottie m
Reviewed September 25, 2015

We visited Ponta Delgada and arrived by cruise ship (doing a trans-Atlantic trip). We hadn't booked any tour because they were limited. However once there we found Josef and it was the best tour of our entire trip. He has local knowledge and also strives...More

Date of experience: September 2015
4  Thank edss
Reviewed September 21, 2015

We paid our good money to go to the top of the crater on Sao Miguel on a totally rainy day! Ugh! It was a mess, with dense fog and rain and everything else. Regardless, our driver (Thomas) and other guide (whose name, I think,...More

Date of experience: August 2015
2  Thank Larry W
Reviewed August 29, 2015

We had the opportunity to take the guided tours from the Azoren Travel Experts and I must say, it was the best our choice related to the all tours on the island. Brilliant service and knowledge of the island itself provided us the amazing time...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Patricia B
June 9, 2016|
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Response from Josefsteininger | Property representative |
Hello Patricia, how are you? Thx for your Email. You can see the costs on the website . I can write it here, because otherwise it don't acept the answer. Cruisetours Thx and have a nice weekend BR Josef
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March 21, 2016|
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Response from Josefsteininger | Property representative |
Hello Mrs. Leonhardt, thx for your Email. I will offer you a halfdaytour in a Mercedes Minivan to Sete Cidades (the twin lakes) or to Lagoa do Fogo (Firelake) and a small city tour in the van. About 3,5-4 h. Pickup is... More
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