From  £299
per person
Tour Highlights
  • Enjoy a 2 night stay in an authentic Azorean house
  • Sample fresh farm produce such as local sweet potatoes, yams and salads
  • Enjoy a delicious meal of Alcatra (Azorean stew) with locally made wine
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Azores Experiences - Rural Experience on Terceira

3 Day Tour, from £299 per person

Transport back in time and enjoy authentic Azorean surroundings on this tour of a traditional settlement working farm. Staying in a rustic farmhouse, experience the day to day life of an age gone by. Witness festivities performed in traditional costume, taste organic farm produce and enjoy a delicious Azorean stew, cooked in a wood burning stove. Tour the craft workshops and learn about how livestock is reared and food is grown.

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 in Terceira and collect hire car. Drive to the Quinta do Martelo and check in for 2 nights.

After breakfast enjoy a jeep tour of the island and see off the beaten track places. Along the coast or inside a volcano, discover with ComunicAir the secrets of Terceira. Come with us to a pasture and experience milking a cow or learn how wine is made in the village of Biscoitos. During lunch time, taste the delicious ‘Alcatra’, a dish of rump cooked for 12 hours to intensify all flavors and textures at the best typical food restaurant on the island, with a friendly and warm atmosphere. Take the opportunity also to visit the ancient ‘Algar do Carvão’ lava vent. This tour will show the entire island giving a better perception of the island as a whole. (B,L)

After breakfast, drive to the airport and check in for your return flight. (B)

Pricing Information

3 day tour, from £299 per person

Price Includes

  • 2 nights accommodation Quinta do Martelo 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
  • Full day jeep tour of Terceira

Price Excludes

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

Tour Route Map

  1. Azores, Terceira
  2. Azores, Angra Do Heroismo

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