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Geological Origin of Terceira Island - Volcanos & Nature - Private Tour

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Overview
A private jeep tour in the interior of this amazing island, with our company is something unforgettable! If you like nature, flora, fauna, hidrology and geology, small hikes and breathtaking landscapes, this is the ideal tour for you! We give you the opportunity to walk underground in a lava tunnel and inside a dormant volcano! We do a visit to a lava tunnel known by us, giving you the real spelunking experience! Avoid big groups, massive tourism and join us! Bring your camera, we make sure that you will take the most beautifull pictures of your vacations to remember later. Get ready for adventure! Enjoy Life! NOTE 1: We do a stop for lunch, but is not included on our price, because we wanna let you have the best gastronomical experience, and we don't want to limit you to what you eat and drink. NOTE 2: Entrance fees in Algar do Carvão are not included. (Cost 8.00€/person)
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  • 1
    Algar do Carvao
    Stop: 40 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    Furnas do Enxofre
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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  • 3
    Serra do Cume Viewpoint
    Stop: 20 minutes -
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Important Information
Duration
9h
Inclusions
  • Insurance, Guide and transportation
  • Bottled water
Exclusions
  • Lunch is not included, but we do a stop to eat. Doing this, you are able to eat and drink whatever you want, having a better gastronomical experience.
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Entry/Admission - Algar do Carvao
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Additional Info
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Every tour or activity is customizable to your need and issues.
  • 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 is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Elizabeth J wrote a review Feb 2020
Thomaston, Connecticut12 contributions
My sister and I visited Terceira and booked the Geological Origin Tour. Gui is very knowledgeable of the history of the island and its origins. He exudes pride and love for Terceira I love that his tour takes you down country roads where big bus tours don't go. We
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from Gui_Bruges, Proprietário at Geological Origin of Terceira Island - Volcanos & Nature - Private Tour
Responded 5 weeks ago
Elizabeth, Thanks you so much for your words! It was nice meet you! All the best to you!! Gui Azores 38N Enjoy Life!
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Liz M wrote a review Feb 2020
Bridgeport, United States5 contributions
Gui is a very spirited guy! He loves being a tour guide and it's obvious he loves his island of Terceira. My spouse and I spent 2 full days with Gui-and he took every back road imaginable (and answered all my questions! I ask a lot of questions.). He was knowledgeable, knew
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from Gui_Bruges, Proprietário at Geological Origin of Terceira Island - Volcanos & Nature - Private Tour
Responded 4 Feb 2020
Dear Liz! It was such a nice pleasure to meet you! Hope see you again in a near future 😉 All the best to you and yours! Gui Azores 38N Enjoy Life!
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Patricia D wrote a review Jan 2020
Cerritos, California25 contributions
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For some reason or another, I have been drawn to the Azores. I have wanted to visit for quite some time now, and when I saw a deal on travel zoo I had to jump on it right away. I know that I wanted to do a tour to get the feel for the place, so I made sure to do as much research
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Response from GuiBruges86, Proprietário at Geological Origin of Terceira Island - Volcanos & Nature - Private Tour
Responded 23 Jan 2020
Dear Patricia! What a pleasure I had for meeting you. There is some people who mark you and touch your heart, and you were one of them! I wish you can come back some day in the near future. All the best to you and yours! Gui Azores 38N Enjoy Life! ;)
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cookiebreath wrote a review Nov 2019
Sequim, Washington29 contributions18 helpful votes
This was the second of two tours we took with Gui. We weren't prepared to do all the steps in Algar do Carvao so Gui adjusted the tour to include a stop at a potter/tile store and a very interesting vineyard - not at all like they do it in California wine country! We were able
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Response from GuiBruges86, Proprietário at Geological Origin of Terceira Island - Volcanos & Nature - Private Tour
Responded 8 Dec 2019
My dear! Thanks a lot for your words! I am really glad you've enjoyed so much! I hope see you again! All the best! Gui Azores 38N Enjoy Life!
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  • Duration: 9h
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  • Languages Offered: English, Portuguese, Spanish
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