Guided tour

São Miguel: Full-Day Hike to Lagoa do Fogo

São Miguel: Full-Day Hike to Lagoa do Fogo

From US$ 56.34 per person

This guided hike takes you to one of the most beautiful lakes on São Miguel Island. This is a very complete hike that passes through a big variety of native and endemic vegetation, and many beautiful views.

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Duration 7 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Portuguese
Pickup included
Portas do Mar shop 26, 9500-771 Ponta Delgada - Futurismo or Hotel in Ponta Delgada.
Small group
Limited to 6 participants


  • Hike to Lagoa do Fogo, one of the most impressive lakes on the island
  • Surround yourself with nature, both native and endemic vegetation
  • Take a swim in the lake and enjoy a picnic lunch
Full description
Spend a full day hiking to Lagoa do Fogo and see the gorgeous natural views São Miguel has to offer! This walk takes you to one of the most beautiful lakes on the island and to all its surrounding area. This is a very complete hike that passes through a big variety of native and endemic vegetation. The lake occupies the bottom of a collapsed caldera, and when you arrive there you will have the opportunity to go for a quick swim before or after a picnic lunch. This hike is considered medium level – in the morning, on the way to the lake, the trail goes mostly uphill (for about 2-hours). After lunch the trail is mostly downhill and you must be more careful to avoid slipping. This walk is not recommended for people with knee or ankle problems.
  • Light meal
  • Pick-up and drop off at Ponta Delgada Hotel
    Not suitable for
    • People with mobility impairments
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
    Traveler requirements
    • You are required to bring and wear a mask
    • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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    • This hike is not recommended for people with knee or joint problems
    • Please inform your guide if you have any of these conditions
    • Please inform the supplier while booking of any food restrictions you might have
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4 /5

    based on 3 reviews

    Review summary

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    Hike: great, tour guide Patricia? didn't work ...

    Nature and route beautiful ... Patricia? FTI unprofessional-unfriendly to impossible describes itself as "Oberfrosch ..and treats the fellow travelers exactly according to their hierarchical understanding. On questions, requests: This is not done because I say that. Period! (Literal end of quote) .. Soo one would like to be paying traveler is not treated by someone who provides a service ....

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    October 18, 2018

    October 20, 2018


    Nice hike, fun lake at top.

    A little strenuous, good guides, nice company (futurismo). Our weather was awful, but nothing you could do

    May 7, 2019

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    Product ID: 100611