Walking tours around Lagoa do Fogo (North rim)
- Know the best spots of the island actively
- Learn about the local flora, fauna, and geology
- Bring all the family where the younger can enjoy some treasure hunting game while hiking
- Possibility to swim and do some snorkeling or to have a bath at the local hot springs
All about the trip
We will walk through the north rim of Lagoa do Fogo with the beautiful view of the lake on one side and the northern coast of the island at the other side. In one point we start to descend to the lake passing over several small streams inside the forest and before arriving to the pumice beach at the lake. Enjoy your picnic lunch at the quietness of the lake before starting ascending up to the car.
During warm seasons we will invite you to enjoy the Atlantic ocean with a refreshing bath at Caloura or at the Natural Pools of Lagoa. possibility to do snorkeling. During other seasons you can enjoy some baths at the thermal springs in Caldeira Velha or enjoy the imposing waterfall of Salto do Cabrito.Watch on Youtube
What is (and what is not) included in the price
- Photos / Videos
- Light lunch or picknick
- Trekking poles
- Snack or drinks
We recommend to bring long hiking trousers to protect yourself from scratches. This trail can be quite muddy and slippery in some areas with some tall steps.
Please also bring swimwear and towel, suitable and comfortable clothing and footwear (please note this is important to protect yourself from the wind, the sun and rain. In the mountains it can also get cold), sunblock and hat, your personal water bottle, backpack to carry your personal things and lunch.
Please note it is important to bring the right equipment, clothes, and footwear. Azorean weather can change drastically during the same day. Hiking in the mountains can be totally different from hiking at the sea level. It is important to be prepared for high levels of humidity that can be combined with heat and also for wind and rain that can be combined with low temperatures in the mountains.
Please consider the pick up time as 15 minutes prior and after the departure time of your excursion.
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