This two week holiday offers you and your family the opportunity to stay on 2 islands, one week on São Miguel and one week on Faial flying between the islands. Your accommodation will be in a 2 bedroom bungalow at the pretty Quinta Altamira and in a 2 bedroom apartment in a lovely converted farmhouse near the volcano museum at Capelinhos. Car hire is included throughout and we have included a full day whale and dolphin watching trip on São Miguel and a 3 hour swimming with dolphins trip on Faial (April to October only). Any additional activities can of course be included for a supplement.
|Day 1||Fly London to São Miguel. Collect hire car at airport and drive to Caloura (30mins). Overnight in a 2 bedroom bungalow at Quinta Altamira|
|Day 2||Free day. Overnight in a 2 bedroom bungalow at Quinta Altamira|
|Day 3 to 7||On one of these days, you will all go out on a full day boat trip including the morning whale and dolphin watching trip and the afternoon swimming and snorkelling at Vila Franca Islet (lunch included). Overnight in a 2 bedroom bungalow at Quinta Altamira|
|Day 8||Fly to Faial. Collect hire car at airport and drive to Capelo (20mins). Overnight at Casal do Vulcao in a 2 bedroom apartment|
|Day 9-14||Half day Swimming with dolphins trip (April-October only). Overnight at Casal do Vulcao in a 2 bedroom apartment|
|Day 15||Fly Faial to London|
|Note||If using the direct flight, the last night will be spent on São Miguel|
Prices & Dates
|Jan||£4505||Based on flights from Heathrow via Lisbon|
|Feb||£4505||Based on flights from Heathrow via Lisbon|
|Mar||£4574||Based on flights from Heathrow via Lisbon|
|Apr||£4957||Based on direct flights from Gatwick|
|May||£4957||Based on direct flights from Gatwick|
|Jun||£5411||Based on direct flights from Gatwick|
|Jul||£5598||Based on direct flights from Gatwick|
|Aug||£5598||Based on direct flights from Gatwick|
|Sep||£5598||Based on direct flights from Gatwick|
|Oct||£4957||Based on direct flights from Gatwick|
|Nov||£4505||Based on flights from Heathrow via Lisbon|
|Dec||£4505||Based on flights from Heathrow via Lisbon|
|Price info||Prices are per family on self catering sharing basis (2 adults and 2 children under 17) and include 14 days Model D car hire, activities as mentioned, flights and airport taxes (guide price only), pre-departure information booklet.
Prices do not include meals, excursions on free days, travel insurance.
What to take:
Waterproof, plastic bag for your camera, sun block etc, polarising filter(suggested), driving license.
Quinta Altamira and Casal do Vulcao. Royal Garden Hotel if last night is on Sao Miguel.
Direct flights - Saturdays (Gatwick) April to October
Also, daily scheduled services via Lisbon