Sao Jorge Island Tour (Urzelina, Topo e Fajas)


Full Day (Duration: 8h approx.)

Sao Jorge Island

On Request Best Rate

On this private tour you will explore the splendor of Sao Jorge Island in Azores. Visit a cheese factory to see how the famous St. Jorge cheese is made. In Faja dos Cubres enjoy magnificent view over the north side of the Island and its typical coast...
  • English-Speaking local Guide
  • Lunch in a local restaurant included 
  • Visit all the highlights of the island



General Overview

Country: Portugal
Region: Azores Islands
City: Sao Jorge Island
Duration: Full Day (Duration: 8h approx.)
Type: Half Day Tour Private
Theme: Private Shore and Chauffeur Guided Excursions
Group Size: 1 or more People
Price from: On Request Best Rate€


Sao Jorge, an elongated island with a length of 56 km and a maximum width of only 8 km, Sao Jorge has an area of 246.25 km2. Created by successive volcanic eruptions in a straight line, of which craters remain, its central platform has an average altitude of 700 metres. The coast is steep, almost vertical, particularly in the north, although the cliffs are interrupted by small coastal flat areas: the fajas.

Day by day itinerary

DAY 1:
SAo Jorge Island

  • Departure from your Hotel thru costa Sul to visit the viewpoint of Miradouro das Velas with views to the Vila.
  • We will follow through freguesia da Ribeira do Nabo, with a stop at  Cooperativa de Artesanato and then onto Urzelina where we will visit the tower.
  • Along this excursion we will visit the following places;  the mills in S. Jorge, o sítio dos Casteletes, na freguesia da Urzelina, Manadas, Miradouro da Calheta, Ribeira Seca e St. Antao.
  • Lunch at a local restaurante 
  • Back to the starting point through Norte Pequeno.
  • We will stop to visit the  Miradouro da Faja dos Cubres, Norte Grande, the Miradouro da Faja do Ouvidor (com vista para esta e para a Faja da Ribeira d’Areia), Stº António,
  • Toledo, Parque das Sete Fontes e Rosais Velas

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  • Transportation hotel/tour/hotel
  • Lunch
  • English-Speaking Guide
  • Entrance Fees when with Guide
  • Local Taxes


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  • Meals not specified in itinerary 
  • Tip and Gratuities to Local guide

Pick up

  • Hotels within city limits

Drop off

  • Hotels within city limits

Cancellation policy

  • Up to 48 hrs before: Fully Refundable
  • Under 48 hrs : 100% Non-Refundable




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