São Jorge

Faial Island (5)

Come and see the island of São Jorge, better known as the island of the “fajãs” or the island of the “dragon”. This island has a rather elongated and quite narrow profile that makes it unique in the Azores archipelago, since no other island presents similar geography. It’s immense fajãs (bays by the sea) are there waiting for you in a tranquility of its intense and deep greens with its unique and crystalline waters, that will make you feel in a perfect balance with Nature.

Hiking trails to SERRA DO TOPO, FAJÃ SANTO CRISTO and FAJÃ DOS CUBRES

DIFFICULTY: Medium

DURATION : Full Day (9:00 – 17:00)

MAX NUMBER:  8 people

 

POINTS OF INTEREST:

  • Trilho da Fajã de Santo Cristo/ Fajã dos Cubres
  • Fajã do Ouvidor
  • Poça Simão Dias
  • Ilhéu dos Rosais
  • Ilhéu do Topo
  • Craters
  • Magnificent vistapoint to Pico, Faial, Graciosa and Terceira islands
  • Exploring all the islands secret hideouts

 

INCLUDES:

  • Guide & Transportation
  • Ferry Ticket and Island transportation
  • Lunch organized at a local restaurant (optional and not included in the price)
  • Walking sticks

 

RECOMMENDATIONS:

We recommend you bring mountain boots, snacks, light and fresh clothing, backpack, a total of 1.5 liters  of water per person in minimum, sunscreen, bathing suit and towel.