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The Caves Tour in Terceira Island (half day)

By AzorBus Terceira Island Tours
5.0/5
Price is £62per traveller*

Features

Free cancellation available
4h
Mobile voucher
Instant confirmation
Selective hotel pickup
Multiple languages
Cleanliness and safety

Cleaning and safety practices

Masks required
Contactless payments
Vehicles and venues disinfected

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What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    WiFi on board

  • What's included

    Driver and Tour Guide

  • What's included

    Pick up and drop off at hotels or lodgings near the centre of Angra do Heroísmo.

  • What's excluded

    Entry fee - Gruta Natal

  • What's excluded

    Entry fee- Algar do Carvão

  • What's excluded

    Tickets are purchased on site.

  • What's excluded

    Entry/Admission - Gruta do Natal

  • What's excluded

    Entry/Admission - Algar do Carvao

Know before you book

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking

  • Not wheelchair accessible

  • Stroller accessible

  • Service animals allowed

  • Near public transport

  • Water and sun cream on sunny days, is recomended.

  • Minimum of 5 people to do the bus tour, Otherwise, it will be in a 4wd car.

  • Most travellers can participate

  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund

  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund

  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 22 travellers

  • Returns to original departure point

  • Departure time: 2:00 PM

What you can expect

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Gruta do Natal, Altares, 9700-000 Angra do Heroísmo, Portugal

It is a very extensive geological formation, resulting from the formation of a lava tube in the interior of the island, comprised in the Serra de Santa Bárbara e Mistérios Negros Natural Forest Reserve. It has ramifications in the form of different tunnels, formed by lava flows in different directions. One of its curiosities is the fact that it is located largely under a lagoon, Lagoa do Negro.

Duration: 25 minutes

Stop At: Furnas do Enxofre, Porto Judeu, Terceira Portugal

They are constituted in a fumarolic field, in other words, in an area that comprises several outlets of aggressive volcanic gases, at different temperatures, some quite high (about 95º C on the surface and about 130º C at half a metre in depth). Such degassings are essentially composed of carbon dioxide (c. 95%), hydrogen sulphide (c. 3%), sulfurous gas, hydrogen, nitrogen, methane and others, in very low proportions.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Algar do Carvao, Estrada Algar Do Carvao Centre of Island, Terceira Portugal

Included in the Caldeira Guilherme Moniz, an ancient dormant volcano, in this Algar visitors can descend to about 100 metres in depth, and observe stalactites unique in the world for their silicate characteristics, and an underground lagoon, with crystal clear waters. It is classified as a Regional Natural Monument.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: AzorBus Terceira Island Tours, R. da Sé 190, 9700-191 Angra do Heroísmo, Portugal

At the end of our tour, there is the possibility to visit our store to taste some Regional products, namely, cheeses and liqueurs.

Duration: 15 minutes

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

  • High-touch surfaces cleaned and disinfected
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Vehicles and venues cleaned with disinfectants
  • Gear and equipment sanitised between use

Social distancing

  • Contactless payment for service charge and add-ons
  • Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

  • Personal protective equipment worn by staff
  • Masks required
  • Masks provided
  • Hand sanitiser provided
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Location

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Activity Location

  • Angra do Heroísmo
  • Terceira Açores

Meeting/Redemption Point

    • AzorBus Terceira Island Tours, R. da Sé 190, 9700-191 Angra do Heroísmo, Portugal Traveler pickup is offered Pick up and drop off at hotels or lodgings near the center of Angra do Heroísmo. For others please contact our services.
    • Terceira Açores

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