From  £265
per person
Tour Highlights
  • Stay in an authentic Azorean house
  • Stay with your hosts - a local historian and his wife
  • Enjoy a guided historical tour of Angra do Heroismo
  • Dine with your hosts and learn about the history of the area
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Azores Experiences - Cultural and History Experience on Terceira

3 Day Tour, from £265 per person

Set over three acres, Quinta do Espirito Santo is a traditional two-storey building within an 18th century restored property. Owned by local historian Dr Francisco Maduro-Dias, enjoy 3 days of learning about Azores history while staying in he and his wife's home. Enjoy awe inspiring views from the property which includes a manicured garden and an orchard with several fruit trees from Africa, Europe and America. Dr Francisco will guide a city tour and share historical stories and facts over dinner during your stay.

Our Azores Experiences are land-only packages that can be tailored in to any of our Azores holidays. They feature extra activities such as cooking tours, trips to some of the remotest - barely inhabited islands, visits to UNESCO World Heritage sites and more. Ask our Azores Specialists to add an Azores Experience into your holiday or for more information on the numerous experiences the Azores has to offer.

Tour Itinerary

Arrive at the airport and collect hire car. Drive to the Quinta do Espirito Santo and meet your hosts, Dr Francisco Maduro-Dias and his wife. Check in for 2 nights.
After breakfast, enjoy a guided city tour of Angra do Heroismo with Dr Francisco Maduro-Dias. Marvel at the architecture of this UNESCO world heritage city, including the Museum of Angra do Heroismo, the Gardens of the Duke of Terceira, the Old Square, City Hall, and the Palace Capitaes. Enjoy a free afternoon to explore or relax at your leisure.

This evening, enjoy dinner with your hosts at the Quinta do Espirito Santo. (B)
This morning drop off car at the airport and check in for your return flight. (B)

Pricing Information

3 day tour, from £265 per person

Price Includes

  • 2 nights accommodation Quinta do Espirito Santo on Bed & Breakfast basis
  • 3 days car hire in a Group B (VW Polo sized or similar) including CDW, taxes and airport delivery fee
  • Meals as listed in the itinerary
  • Half day city tour of Angra do Heroismo
  • Time spent with hosts

Price Excludes

  • Petrol
  • Meals other than stated in itinerary
  • Tips & gratuities

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