Furnas the Steams and Flavours Tour

Departing from Ponta Delgada, we will start our tour on a circular route along the south coast and return to the north coast of the island, where it will be possible to explore the coast, with stops in traditional fishing ports, Franca do Campo and we will take a guided tour of the scallop factory, as well as tea plantations in one of the factories on the north coast of our island.

We will be around 12:30 next to the Furnas lagoon, to watch the withdrawal of the famous stew of Furnas and one of the typical dishes of the Azorean Cuisine, likewise, to know the whole surrounding area, especially the fumaroles and boilers,

Then we will go to the center of Furnas, where we will walk to the restaurant selected by us, where you can try the stew co-molded in volcanic soil.

After lunch, it is time to visit the village of furnas, its boilers, its fumaroles and springs of mineral water, and it is also possible to taste some delicious traditional liqueurs made by a local company.

We will give you some time to relax a little, which can be a relaxing walk through Parque Terra Nostra, the largest botanical garden in S. Miguel, or a thermal bath in the pools of Dona Beija, it is a small complex of small pools of thermal water, due to being near a source of hot water.

Highlights: Thermal Bath, Furnas Lake, Hot spring's Tea Factory, Licour tasting, Traditional Lunch confeccioned in vulcanic soil
Duration: 8 hours
Meeting Point: Tourism office, Hotel
Country: Portugal
Minimum # of People to Book: 2
Maximum Group Size: 8
List of Food and/or Drinks: Traditional Lunch
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