Photography and hiking in Sao Miguel (Azores Island) with Carlos
Photography and hiking in Sao Miguel (Azores Island) with Carlos
Photography and hiking in Sao Miguel (Azores Island) with Carlos
Photography and hiking in Sao Miguel (Azores Island) with Carlos
Photography and hiking in Sao Miguel (Azores Island) with Carlos
Photography and hiking in Sao Miguel (Azores Island) with Carlos
Photography and hiking in Sao Miguel (Azores Island) with Carlos

Photography and hiking in Sao Miguel (Azores Island) with Carlos

Prix régulier €345.00 Solde

The host: Carlos holds the key of his expression in documentary, humanist and travel photography, where he aims to contribute to global changes with small gestures, through messages that advocate human rights. He presented exhibitions about Nepal and Tibet and is a travel blog photographer with different works that go from Japan to Marrocos, El Salvador and Argentina. His project, Viajário Ilustrado, was ranked in the top 5 (BTL - 2017) and top 10 (momondo - 2018) best travel photography blogs in Portugal.

I am from Açores Islands, Ponta Delgada and I am passionate about hiking. Who better than me to take you to incredible places on the island Sao Miguel, away from tourists.

The islands, of volcanic origin, you will be surprised to see its abundant vegetation, waterfalls, cliffs, lakes, cetaceans, all surrounded by wildlife, without massive construction or traffic. Our islands are protected ecological areas.

Come explore and photograph my island!

The experience: I propose you an experience for 3 days. I show you how to take the best pictures in the best places. 

Day 1Arrival in Ponta Delgada and transfer to accomodation. We will have free time to photograph the city center of Ponta Delgada.  In the city we will have the lunch. 

Ponta Delgada is one of the capitals of the Azores. You can walk everywhere through its streets, listen to music and watch people go out to take the fresh air.

18h00: Sunset. Let's capture the incredible sunset that the island offer us. Your photos will be even better than postcards and of course uniques. 

After that, dinner togheter in a cute place with local food and transfer to accomodation.

Day 2: Trekking & nature photography (full day) - Lagoa do Fogo and Furnas. The trail is along the lakeside, circling the lake on an easily accessible beaten earth path. You will often see tourists here watching local inhabitants use the high temperatures in the ground to cook traditional dishes. 

It will be a perfect day for take incredible nature photography!

At the end of the day we will go for relaxation in Poça da Beja hot springs.

After that, dinner togheter in a cute place with local food and transfer to accomodation.

Day 3Trekking & nature photography (half day). I will make you discover 7 Cidades (Lake and local village).  It is a twin lake situated in the crater of a dormant volcano. The Lagoa das Sete Cidades part of a natural landscape of communitarian interest: it is the largest body of water in the region and one of the most important freshwater resources in the archipelago.

After that, lunch togheter before the transfer to accomodation or to the airport. The departure is from Ponta Delgada (if you have a flight or maybe you want to stay more time to explore the other islands). 

Note: The itinerary may be altered upon request, depending on the group request and due to meteorological conditions or flights timetable.  

Necessary material: comfortable clothes and shoes.

Place: Sao Miguel

The duration: 3 days

Price per person: *

345 euros (1 person) | 575 euros (2 persons) |

747.50 euros (3 persons) | 862.50 euros (4 persons)

What is included in the price: transportation , experienced photographer, entrance in Poça da Beija hot springs, 2 Lunches & 2 Dinners (w/ 1 drink included), light snacks

Not included : accommodation, insurances, snacks

Number of person: 1-4

Languages: portuguese, english

What we can do this experience: all year

* included in the price, 15% of FIIGEE commission 

Please contact us for book the experience from two people.

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