DAY 1 - SÃO MIGUEL
- Transfer to Solar do Conde Hotel in Capelas or similar.
DAY 2 - SÃO MIGUEL
- Bicycle delivery at hotel around 09h30. Free day or tour to Arribanas (30
km). Today's ride is around the local area to get to know the surroundings
of the village and its fantastic landscapes. At first, this route goes to
the middle of the “Peaks Complex” volcano, the youngest of this Island,
riding on winding roads between the small volcanic cones in this area. The
route continues along the hill of the near volcano Sete Cidades, with
amazing views of Island and its north coast to finish back in the village
finishing this circular route.
DAY 3 - SÃO MIGUEL
- Tour to Sete Cidades (44 km). The day starts with some kilometers along
the north coast to the west before taking a secondary road up to the rim of
Sete Cidades volcano. Here you will have some of the most incredible views
to the inside of this volcanic structure with lakes, craters and hills,
while riding off the beaten track, on the top of the crater rim. The ride
takes you along some secondary roads back to the hotel via the coast.
DAY 4 - SÃO MIGUEL
/ Furnas – Tour Capelas / Furnas (45 km). On this day you will move to a
hotel located to the east in the Island. Riding the bike along the north
coast passing through the villages along the coast, including the city of
Ribeira Grande, the second biggest of the Island. Continuing further to the
east you will pass by the only tea plantations in Europe. In these
plantations you are welcome to visit the factory and taste a cup of tea.
Leaving the tea plantation, the route guides you up the hill and into the
middle of Furnas volcano. Accommodation at Hotel Terra
Luggage transportation between hotels made by agency service.
DAY 5 - SÃO MIGUEL
Furnas – Tour
Furnas & Ribeira Quente (22 km). The program for today will show you the way
to the fumaroles and hot spring, on the border of the crater lake, and the
beautiful track around it. This circular route will give you nice views to
the village of Furnas. In the afternoon, the route takes you down to a
beautiful winding road, in the middle of a valley, to the fishing village of
Ribeira Quente. Here you can find one of the most scenic beaches on the
Island. In Ribeira Grande you find two restaurants where you can enjoy
locally caught fresh fish.
DAY 6 - SÃO MIGUEL
Furnas - Free
day or tour to Povoação (8 km). On this day you will cross the crater rim of
Furnas to the east, entering the volcano of Povoação, one of the two extinct
volcano's on the Island. The village was the first to be settled by the
Portuguese in the XV century. Enjoy the views to the seven hills of
DAY 7 - SÃO MIGUEL
Furnas / Vila
Franca do Campo – Tour Furnas / Vila Franca do Campo (17 km). Leaving
Furnas you will ride through winding roads to the outside of the Furnas
volcano. Taking the road along the borders of the crater lake, you will ride
to the southwest, slowly descending to the shore and approaching Vila Franca
do Campo. This road offers fantastic views over the coastal villages and the
crater islet located 500 meters from the shore. The ride finishes at your
new hotel. Accommodation at Hotel Marina. Luggage transportation
between hotels made by the agency.
DAY 8 - SÃO MIGUEL
from the hotel to the airport.
Price per person in Euro:
varies depending the exchange