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Itinerary

Start your day at a centrally located meeting point in Ponta Delgada. Begin with a safety briefing, then strap on your helmet and climb into your utility task vehicle, ready to explore the natural landscape of Sete Cidades.

Follow your guide as you drive out into the country and on to the dirt roads and trails that will lead you toward Sete Cidades. Along the way, pass Pico do Carvão, Canário Lake, the Northern and Southern Ridge of Sete Cidades, Silence Bay, and many other prime examples of the region’s natural scenery.

Relax with a brief dip in Ferraria’s natural thermal pool, and stop for a traditional Azorean lunch, then continue with your buggy ride, enjoying the journey’s bumps, dips, and rugged terrain as you travel there and back again.

At the end of your thrilling adventure, conclude your original point of departure.

Locations visited
Caldeira das Sete Cidades
Lagoa das Empadadas
Ponta da Ferraria
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Overview
Appreciating the Azores’ varied natural landscapes can be challenging on a tour that sticks to the main roads. Get an intimate experience of the volcanic scenery with an off-road excursion to Sete Cidades by UTV, and enjoy views of Tunel, Santiago Lake, and Muro das Nove Janelas while traversing the rugged terrain. A traditional lunch is included, and enjoy a small-group tour for a personalized experience.
Highlights
  • Explore the varied landscape, including rural Pico do Carvãom, coastal Ferraria and lakeside Sete Cidades
  • Benefit from your guide’s personalized attention with a small-group tour
  • Keep up your energy with a traditional, Azorean lunch included
  • Enjoy an intimate look at landmarks that cannot be accessed by main road or foot
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Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile
You will have fun...you will get dusty...

A few quick tips... wear a bathing suit and keep it on and bring a towel and some water. As a family of 5 we got to ride with miguel the tour guide in the 6 person buggy. With the stop at the lake you...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2018
Full day was so worth it!

We had the BEST time in the dune buggie while exploring the sites of Sao Miguel. I highly recommend it -- off roading was much more interesting than it would have been from a bus! next time -- ATV's! Sao Miguel is beautiful!

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Reviewed 30 June 2018
Full day ATV tour with Carolina

We had an awesome time on the full day Sete Cidades tour with Carolina. Carolina was very knowledgeable and especially nice, not just with us, but also with everyone we met, (which paid off when we got to play with a Local's puppy around Green...More

1  Thank Michael C
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile
Best Tour Option on San Miguel

There are many different options for tours of Sete Cidades...the most unique and authentic tour would be an ATV or Quad Tour with ANC. It's about 70% off road, up & down rural narrow trails. Because the majority is off road, you get to see...More

Thank Nicholas P
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile
Enjoyable tour with a knowledgeable guide

We had taken 2 Jeep tours of different parts of the island and decided to go with something a little different with a ATV tour to Sete Cidades. We were greeted by the tour guide, Philipe, and driven by mini bus to pick up the...More

1  Thank Steve T
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Kerri O
7 August 2018|
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Response from Nicholas P | Reviewed this property |
In our group, there were approx. 6 adults & we all had our own quad. Check with company, but they should be able accomodate
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Response from daMomof3 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They have 6 seaters buggy. As a family of 5 we were in the same vehicle as the guide.
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