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Family Activity Holiday

Family Activity Holiday

Family Activity Holiday Overview

A great week on the main island of Sao Miguel in modern farm apartments with lots of exciting activities to choose from whale and dolphin watching, jeep tours, horse riding, canyoning, kayaking and biking. A car hire is delivered to your accommodation to allow you to explore the island. Flights included.

This one week trip visits the main island of São Miguel and you will be based for 7 nights in a 2 bedroom apartment at Quinta da Santana near to the town of Ribeira Grande. These are lovely apartments in the grounds of an old Azorean farm, you can either choose to self cater or enjoy the breakfasts and evening meals conjured up by the owner, Joao, using fresh local produce. Car hire is included throughout so you can explore this spectacular island on your own and there is a good balance between active days and free time to explore. Four activities are included and you can choose the ones that suit your family group. Any additional activities can of course be included for a supplement.

Jeep tours

Full day with resident guide exploring the volcanic springs of Furnes or the Coal lava tunnels under Ponta Delgada.

Combined activity day

Kayaking and biking

Whale and dolphin watching

Half day trips - trips can be taken either morning or afternoon on your chosen day from Vila Franca marina

Horse riding

3 hour trips

Canyoning

Abseiling down the waterfalls of the Ribeira dos Caldeiroe.
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Reviews of this holiday

Family Activity Holiday by Andy, 31 Aug 2017
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Archipelago Choice, and Max in particular made our pre- holiday experience pleasurable and painless; and the Azores lived ... read more

Family Activity Holiday by FRan, 31 Oct 2016
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Having decided we wanted to travel to the Azores and searched hotels flights etc on the internet but em decided to phone ... read more

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Family Activity Holiday by Andy, 31 Aug 2017
Traveller rating:

Archipelago Choice, and Max in particular made our pre- holiday experience pleasurable and painless; and the Azores lived ... read more

Family Activity Holiday by FRan, 31 Oct 2016
Traveller rating:

Having decided we wanted to travel to the Azores and searched hotels flights etc on the internet but em decided to phone ... read more