guided hike

Get to the top - Hike to Pico da Vara

Get to the top - Hike to Pico da Vara

Duration:9 hours total
Includes:Transportation
Languages:Offered in English
Availability for this experience is extremely rare.

About your host

Hey there! I live and breathe the Azores and its nature every second of my life. I started guiding travelers and adventurers like you around the year 2000 and never regret it. The Azores and traveling are more than a passion and that is why I’m offering to share with you these amazing islands through unique and unforgettable experiences. I truly believe in sustainable tourism and I often work as a…
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What we’ll do

We will be hiking to the highest peak of São Miguel island, Pico da Vara (1103 meters), in an amazing natural reserve in Lands of Priolo, a protected area where you can find a native bird, the Azores Bullfinch, "Pyrrhula murina". Of all places in the planet, this bird only exists in this part of the island! Along the way, we will also have the opportunity to see and enjoy some native flora of the…

What else you should know

Bring extra clothes & footwear to change into after the activity. The weather changes a lot, be prepared for any kind of weather. Trail difficulty is medium high, the extra effort is well worthed.

What I’ll provide

Transportation
Pickup and dropoff at your place in Ponta Delgada or surroundings

What to bring

Swimming Clothes & Light Towel
Snacks, Sandwiches & Water
Raincoat & Clothes for cold weather ( hiking to the highest peak )
Hiking Boots ( mandatory )
Backup Clothes & Shoes for after the hike
Suncreem & Cap ( summer )
André
guided hike
₹5,603 per person
₹5,603 per person