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Azorean Tours

Praca Vasco da Gama, Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel 9500-350, Portugal
+351 914 161 585
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Both East and West tours - Highly recommended at the start of multi-day vacation (long review)

I selected this tour operator based on feedback from my mother who used his tour services a few... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
Montreal, Canada
Touring Sao Miguel with Gary

Gary was punctual, accommodating, fun and a wealth of information. We booked a full day tour and a... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2017
Boston, Massachusetts
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Gary Travassos Azores Private Tours, Hiking Tours & Taxi Transfers Personalized Car & Van Tours to see the most beautiful places on the island of Sao Miguel,Azores. In my page, you can find over 1000 photos, videos, and interesting information about the Azores (especially for Sao Miguel Island, where I live and work on). We execute Taxi Transfers on the island, from and to the Airport, and to the Hiking trails, and too any other destination on the island of Sao Miguel. We also offer some Hiking Tours to some places on Sao Miguel Island. The way to travel on the Azores!!!
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Praca Vasco da Gama, Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel 9500-350, Portugal
+351 914 161 585

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Reviewed 12 July 2017

I selected this tour operator based on feedback from my mother who used his tour services a few years ago when visiting the island... my parents are originally from this island and left ~50 years ago. The recommendation came with the claim that my parents...More

2  Thank TripleTransAm
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Gary was punctual, accommodating, fun and a wealth of information. We booked a full day tour and a half day tour and Gary shuttled us from the airport to our hotels. On the days that we were on our own he made great suggestions for...More

Thank lilyz9123
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Gary was waiting for us as we got off the ship and our wonderful day in Ponta Delgada began! We were a private party of 6 with 2 10 year old's and everyone loved the day with Gary. From views, craters, tea plantation, and countryside...More

Thank Braysmomma
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We originally booked two half day tours and added a third just so we could fit everything in. Sao Miguel is an unbelievable island. Gary really knows everything about his home; it's history, it's politics and the best places to go for lunch no matter...More

Thank marshalett626
Reviewed 4 June 2017

We thought our fantastic tours of Madeira last year would be hard to match; but these guys managed it. We loved Tour 1 so much we booked Tour 2 for a few days later. We had the same excellent driver Marco, who really knows and...More

Thank jamiemay
Reviewed 3 June 2017

This was a cruise ship stop. We were interested in Sete Cidades Crater Lakes (Twin Lakes) approximately 3 1/2 to 4 hours for about 35,00 euros per person. We read about the weather being unpredictable. We explained to Gary we'd want to stay on the...More

Thank Soda8
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Beware: quite friendly but tread lightly.  The day started like a heavy fog and no wind but the Azorean tour pick up time was still at 9am. We opted for the Azorean tour package number 1 on Gary's website for the Azorean tour but our...More

Thank Quoc D
GaryAzores, Owner at Azorean Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2017

Good afternoon Mrs. Lindsey, Sorry for my delayed response, but I wanted to tell Carlos and my version of the story: This is what Carlos wrote to Me, and explained Me by phone call before, and threw email after your review on Tripadvisor. " Dear...More

Reviewed 24 May 2017

I found Azorean Tours on Tripadvisor so I would like to add my review so others can also find them. My family of 3 booked over the internet and our first experiences were the easy and complete communication with Gary. He made recommendations and told...More

Thank Karla J
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed Gary's tour very much. We arrived in the Azores with a layover of several hours, so we booked a tour with Gary, who met us at the airport and drove us to many places, telling us the history of and facts of interest...More

1  Thank HHF6148
Reviewed 9 May 2017

If you can have a wonderful tour, even in the pouring rain, it says something about your guide and the company. Our guide was Marco! I can't say enough good about him. He was upbeat, funny, great personality, polite, and interesting. Gary, the owner, was...More

Thank loverofflamingos
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13 March 2017|
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Response from GaryAzores | Property representative |
Yes we do and finish at the cruis terminal or in the city of Ponta Delgada if you still have time after the Tour, since it is around 5 or 10 mins walk or less to the ship.
Cheryle S
29 January 2017|
Response from GaryAzores | Property representative |
Hi Cheryle, Because of Tripadvisor politic policy threw his area I can not write my email or website here. Please sent Me an email that you can find on my section on Tripadvisor and I will be free to sent you all the... More
26 September 2016|
Response from janB8272XV | Reviewed this property |
Hi, on website of azoreantours you will find all information with tour itinerary. We took Tour No.1 and it was perfect, the price for private van for 6 adults was 200 Euro, the trip started at 9:00 and finished at 18:00, the... More