Birdwatching

Situated in the middle of the Atlantic, the Azores Islands are a refuge passing point for hundreds of migratory species, being also the most important nesting site worldwide of Cory's shearwaters (Calonectris diomedia borealis) and Roseate terns (Sterna dougallii). Among the 30 species nesting throughout the archipelago, on the island of São Miguel we can find one of the rarest species in Europe, the Azores bullfinch (Pyrrhula murina). This activity serves both for beginners , and to experienced birdwatchers that seek to observe and know the birds of our island.

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Mountain Bike Tours

Explore the island of São Miguel on a bicycle is , undoubtedly, an invitation to the discovery of paths that develop around majestic lakes, or mountains and valleys with unique landscapes. All of our tours are designed thinking about enjoyment, being adaptable to all practitioners of mountain biking. Nature, discovery and challenge in one experience.

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Canoeing

The Azores origin and essence takes place with volcanic activity recorded over several centuries. It's in the middle of a lake, in the middle of a volcanic caldera that we can feel the grandeur of the volcanoes that have shaped our island.

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Canyoning

The interior of São Miguel hides waterfalls and streams that one can explore actively with Canyoning. Walking inside the water, jump into cristal clear water pools, liding between rocks shaped by the flow of the stream and challenge the waterfalls flowing from the top, these are the ingredients for moments of adrenaline and fun, in a genuine water park created by nature.

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Rock Climbing

Located in the western part of the island of São Miguel, the area of Ferraria is a unique geological formation , consisting of a promontory origined during volcanic eruptions associated with the geological formation of the island. Here you find a natural climbing wall, properly equipped , ith several routes of different degrees of difficulty (6b to IV ) and up to 15 meters tall.

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Horse Riding

The horseback riding offered by Picos de Aventura are a way to explore unknown corners of our island and to have a first contact with the equestrian activity. For the more experienced, is an ideal opportunity to practice this sport in a unique location.

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Passeios de Jeep

The feeling of getting out of the road, the opportunity to see more, to get to know and enjoy the island in a different perspective. These are our Jeep tours.

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Van Tours

Our van tours are a comfortable and complete way to explore the landscapes and heritage of our island, in the company of those who live and know how to share the secrets of more than 5 centuries of history, traditions and living in an island.

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Walking Tours

Since the settlement of the Islands that the connections between settlements was made by paths that crossed mountains, plains and valleys. Nowadays, the paths that once where used to shorten distances serve as venue for walking trough the ground of our history and of our natural heritage. The challenge is choose by you, in a unique landscape shaped by volcanoes.

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Big Truck Adventures

Embark on a journey off the beaten track aboard Big Truck, that will take you to experience the best of São Miguel, from the lush landscapes, the lakes and the blue sea

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