Explore the lush scenery of the Azores and marvel at the beauty of Faial Island on this half-day tour - we'll even visit a volcano! How cool is that?
Faial Island Half Day Tour
At the agreed time, we'll pick you up from your hotel in Horta to start our tour of Faial Island. Are you ready to discover all that this paradise on the Azores has in store for you?
First destination of the day: the viewpoint of Nossa Senhora da Conceição. From this advantage point, we'll be able to fully admire some of this island's landmarks, such as Praia do Almoxarife, Horta, Marina, Monte Queimado and Monte da Guia.
We'll then continue the tour all the way to Caldeira. Do you know that it is the most famous natural site on Faial Island? With a 2 kilometer diameter and a depth of 400 meters, this crater is completely covered by very special vegetation: a laurel forest.
Our next stop will be the Ribeira das Cabras viewpoint, from which we'll admire the Fajã da Praia do Norte and the Capelo Peninsula.
Then, we'll go for a change of scenery, literally, and visit Capelinhos Volcano. This unique location, along with its houses, and fields were covered by volcanic ash from the eruptions that took place in 1957 and 1958.
We'll finish this tour with the best coast views from the viewpoint of Monte da Guia and return to your hotel in Horta at 2.30 pm.
Full day tour
If you want an even more complete experience, we recommend the full-day tour of Faial Island.
|Adults||Children from 2 to11||Children under 2|
Children from 2 to11US$ 33.20
Children under 2Free
All of our providers comply with local legislation and applicable health recommendations to avoid the spread of Covid-19.
3 hours - 4 hours.
The activity takes place with a guide that speaks in english.
Pick up and drop off from hotels in Horta.
Transport by minibus.
English speaking guide.
When to book?
You can book up until 24 hours before the activity as long as there are still places. Book now to guarantee your spot.
Type of voucher
Electronic. Show the voucher on your phone.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
Q - Is a minimum number of participants required?
A - This activity requires a minimum of 2 participants. Should this number not be reached, we'll get in touch with you to offer alternatives.
If you have any other questions please contact us.