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Address: Praca Vasco da Gama, Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel 9500-350, Portugal
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+351 914 161 585
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 00:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Gary Travassos Azores Private Tours, Hiking Tours & Taxi Transfers...

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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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... read more

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Toronto, Canada
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Toronto, Canada
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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 about them. He was courteous,friendly, knowledgeable and very customer oriented. He also enthusiastically customized our... More 

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Muncie
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19 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

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 in the other van, and everyone loved him also. I didn't get to know him... More 

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Thank loverofflamingos
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In short - we highly recommend Azorean Tours! ("we" - two parents and three kids ages 18, 14, and 11) Details - we started planning our trip to Sao Miguel over six months before we went. We found the Azorean Tours through Tripadvisor and got in touch with Gary. Over the following months, Gary helped us plan a schedule that... More 

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Thank Eugene K
Muncie, Indiana
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35 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were in Ponta Delgada for one day while on a cruise. The tour had been prearranged with Gary. Our group traveled in 2 vans with Gary driving one and Marco the other. The weather was rainy and foggy but Azorean Tours kept us busy and we enjoyed the day in spite of the weather. We visited hot springs, a... More 

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Thank albert39l
Cranston, Rhode Island
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4 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our Guide Marco Took us EVERYWHERE! He was the best, most accomidating and polite man on the planet.In 4 days we saw just about everything, eventhings we had not expected! As a host for the island you couldnt do better than Marco! % stars to him and to Gary for giving us a vacation of a lifetime!

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Thank bozajoe
Cleveland, Ohio
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13 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our guide was Carlos, and he truly helped us make the most of our cruise ship stop at Ponta Delgada. The day started out with questionable weather, but Carlos keep an eye to the sky and we wound up seeing absolutely beautiful vistas everywhere we went. The lakes were gorgeous, the national park was beautiful, the liquor factory was interesting,... More 

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Thank Susan G
Fleming Island, Florida
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have booked private tour companies in the past at many different locations around the world, but this one was among the best anywhere! Gary was very quick in responding to and booking our tour request of an island tour of Sao Miguel to see the numerous volcano caldera lakes, tour the countryside and villages, experience the hot springs, and... More 

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Windsor, Canada
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10 reviews
8 attraction reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a great time. Gary was my tour guide. I traveled solo so he made the trip exciting. My visit was in Oct 2015, not 2016. I would take a personal tour before a group bus trip. More intimate. I could ask a lot of questions. He picked me up from my hotel and dropped me off. He was... More 

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Dighton, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Azorean tours was wonderful. Our tour guide Marco was great. Not only was he knowledgeable and pleasant but very accommodating. Members of our tour group would mention an area of interest and Marco would find it. Great experience. Would tour Sao Miguel with them again.

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Granada, Spain
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked Azorean Tours for two days (Tour 1 and 2). Gary was an amazing guide. He tries to give you the best personalized experience. We spent plenty of time on each location and he took us to the best spots at the perfect time. We ate what locals ate. Gary picked and dropped us to our hotels and was... More 

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