6 days in Ponta Delgada & Furnas Itinerary

6 days in Ponta Delgada & Furnas Itinerary

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Ponta Delgada
— 2 nights
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Furnas
— 3 nights

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Ponta Delgada

Ponta Delgada ©
As the busy capital of São Miguel, Ponta Delgada represents the most visited place on the island. Known for its historical buildings, the city offers 17th- and 18th-century convents and churches, as well as cobbled pedestrian streets and hidden squares.
Ponta Delgada is known for wildlife, shopping, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Caldeira das Sete Cidades, explore the activities along Lagoa do Fogo, take some stellar pictures from Boca do Inferno Viewpoint, and pause for some photo ops at Estatua Goncalo Velho Cabral.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Ponta Delgada day trip planning app.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Ponta Delgada. In November, daytime highs in Ponta Delgada are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Furnas.

Things to do in Ponta Delgada

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Sao Miguel, Sete Cidades, Caldeira Velha Environmental Interpretation Centre, Islet of Vila Franca do Campo
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Caldeira das Sete Cidades ©
Caldeira das Sete Cidades
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Portas da Cidade ©
Portas da Cidade

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Furnas

Furnas ©
You've now added Poca Da Dona Beija to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): witness a stunning natural landmark at Caldeiras Vulcânicas, then contemplate the geological forces at Lagoa das Furnas, then admire the natural beauty at Parque Terra Nostra, and finally explore the striking landscape at Poca Da Dona Beija. On the 25th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Parque Natural da Ribeira dos Caldeiroes, then take some stellar pictures from Plantacoes de Cha Gorreana, then take some stellar pictures from Pico do Ferro Viewpoint, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Furnas.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Furnas trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Ponta Delgada to Furnas takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Furnas

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Sao Miguel, Salto do Prego
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Poca Da Dona Beija ©
Poca Da Dona Beija
Parque Terra Nostra ©
Parque Terra Nostra
Caldeiras Vulcânicas ©
Caldeiras Vulcânicas