5 Days in Azores

September 25th - September 29th 2024

RY Adventure

Take a trip to the unforgettable and enchanting Azorean paradise!

Embark on a thrilling 5-day adventure in Sao Miguel with local guides Lisa and Jorge. Discover the island's extraordinary flora and hike through active volcanoes and stunning lagoons. Indulge in the flavors of delicious local gastronomy.


Majestic. Ethereal. Vibrant. Peaceful. Harmonious. All the words that come to mind when reflecting on my time in the Azores. There is a spiritual essence to this place that must be experienced in person. Videos and photos capture some of it, but you must visit. Our guide, Lisa, was exceptional. I am a better person because of her in our short weekend together.

Tara A • 12 month Trip Participant


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Welcome to the Azores!
After the airport arrival transfer, settle into your accommodation and enjoy a welcome dinner with your hosts, who will brief you on everything you need to know about this little piece of heaven.

INCLUDED: Airport to hotel transfer, Welcome dinner and briefing



Enjoy breakfast at your accommodation before exploring Central Island. Visit Lagoa do Fogo, see the Salto do Cabrito Waterfall (with a swim option), and have lunch at North Coast Beach. The rest of the day is yours to relax, work, or explore.

INCLUDED: Breakfast, lunch, transportation to and from activities listed, Entree fees.
Optional Activities available.



After breakfast, explore the scenic Furnas Valley with a leisurely hike around Furnas Lake and a visit to the Volcanic Hot Springs. Enjoy a traditional Cozido lunch, cooked in the earth. The rest of the day is free for you to work, relax, or explore.

INCLUDED:  Breakfast, lunch, transportation to and from activities listed, Entree fees.
Optional Activities availalbe



Start your day with breakfast, then embark on a nature hike to take in the top views of Sete Cidades. Explore the Twin Lakes in the Sete Cidades Valley and enjoy a picnic lunch by the lake. In the afternoon, relax with a Handpan concert, visit the West Coast, and unwind at the Natural Ocean Pools.

INCLUDED: Breakfast, Hike, Picnic lunch, handpan concert and access to the ocean pools, transportation to and from activities listed, Entree fees



Enjoy breakfast at your accommodation and get ready to fly onto your next Adventure, taking beautiful memories with you.

INCLUDED: Breakfast and transfer to airport

What's Included?

Comfortable Accommodation

We have several options for accommodation. Standard Shared Room with Twin Beds. Standard Private Room available at additional cost. 

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Ground Transportation

Flights are not included. All the ground transport to our planned activities are included in your trip. That's right! No hassle, no stress, just sit back and enjoy the ride to all the itinerary hotspots.

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Curated Itinerary & Activities

Breakfast and transfer to airport. We have curated some of the best activities for you to make the most of the Azores!


Local Guide & Support

We support local!
We work exclusively with local partners, ensuring a greater share of revenue supports the community and promotes sustainable livelihoods in Azores and Portugal.


👋  Meet Jorge and Lisa.

Jorge, a tour guide and handpan musician, and Lisa , a psychologist and wellness events planner, lead Holistika. Founded in 2014, Holistika promotes awareness and well-being on Sao Miguel, Azores. Embrace the slogan "Meet Your Own Nature" through sightseeing, events, retreats, activities, and therapies. Experience nature with yoga, meditation, hot springs, and therapeutic massages.

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Don't Take Our Word For It

Hear About This Trip From Our Community

Over 6,000 Travelers & “Excellent” 4.8 Trustpilot Rating

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This by far one of the best experiences of my life!!!

Our tour guide Jorge rocks!!!! And our entire journey is incomparable to any other!!! My quote after this experience is “We are beautiful swimmers!”

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One of the best!

One of the better side trips that Remote Year has available. Not only is the island just beautiful but our guide, Jorge, was extremely knowledgeable, accommodating, and generally a solid guy to be with for the weekend. Highly recommended for anyone visiting Lisbon/Portugal.


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Change Your Booking up to 60 days before

Free Cancellation within 24 hours

Trip Dates

September 25th - September 29th, 2024


Day 1 - Azores Arrival Day

Day 2 - Central Island

Day 3 - The Furnas Valley

Day 4 - The Sete Cidades.

Day 5 - Departure Day

Trip Cost

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RY Membership

Not Required


Accommodation Type

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