Welcome Note

The nine islands that make up the Azores Archipelago have distinctively different landscapes and a rich environmental, natural and cultural heritage.

They represent a true paradise for nature-lovers and those who enjoy active holidays. The existing range of activities on offer, which include golf, whale watching, hiking, big game fishing and diving, combined with quality hotels and rural tourism accommodation, facilities for Meetings, Incentives, Conventions and Exhibitions (MICE) and for cruise tourism guarantee an unforgettable holiday experience.

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Tea production, the manufacture of cigars, the unique lakes, local cuisine and the friendliness of the local people are just some aspects of the Azores that make it a unique and different place to visit.

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