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Pico and São Jorge Adventure - 2nd Edition

On this adventure on Pico and São Jorge Island, you'll have the opportunity to climb the highest mountain in Portugal, a gigantic volcano 2351m high. Other unforgettable experiences await you, such as swimming in natural pools and walking in Fajãs de São Jorge.

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Pico and São Jorge Adventure - 2nd Edition
Pico and São Jorge Adventure - 2nd Edition

Horário e local

08 Jun 2024, 16:00 – 13 Jun 2024, 16:00

Madalena, Madalena, Portugal


Sobre o evento



Saturday, June 8th:

Arrival at Pico Island

Transfer to the Hotel and check-in.

Free afternoon in Madalena for walks, bathing and shopping.


Sunday, June 9th:

Drive along the beautiful Caminho das Lagoas, stopping at some of them: Lagoa do Peixinho, Lagoa do Caiado and Lagoa do Capitão.

Trail from Lagoa do Capitão to São Roque

12 km - moderate - slope: -600m

Visit to Furnas de Santo António and Natural Pools.

Snorkeling activity in a crystalline well.

Group dinner

Transportation to the hotel


Monday, June 10th:

Travel by car to discover the corners of the North Coast, with some small typical towns full of surprises such as Cachorro or Lajido.

Visit to the Center for the Interpretation of the Landscape and Culture of the Vineyard.

Visit to the 3D Volcano and Earthquake Simulator.

Trail at Ponta Noroeste da Ilha

16 km - something difficult

End of the trail in Calheta do Nesquim

Bathing in Natural Pools.

See the sunset in a typical red windmill.

Dinner (not included)

Transportation to the hotel


Tuesday, June 11th:

Ascent to Pico - 2351m

Duration: 8 hours (4 hours uphill and 3 hours downhill)

Length: 7.6 kilometres

The 3.8 kilometres from the mountain house to the summit have a slope of 1110 metres.

Return to the hotel

Visit to the Wine Museum

Alternative program:

Departure for whale watching

free dinner


Wednesday, June 12th:

Boat trip to Sao Jorge

Pedestrian Route Serra do Topo - Fajã de Santo Cristo - Fajã dos Cubres + Fajãs

16km - demanding - 5-6h

In Fajã dos Vimes, we will taste the famous coffee and visit the plantation.

Return to Pico Island

free dinner


Thursday, June 13th:

Trail in the Criação Velha - 10km

Visit to the cellar with wine tasting

Transportation to the airport


Price and conditions


Price: €635.00 per person


What's included:

- All transfers mentioned in the program (airport + activities).

- Overnight stay - 6 nights. Type of accommodation: apartments.

- Welcome dinner

- Certified guide on the climb to Pico + insurance

- Boat trips between the island of Pico and the island of São Jorge

- Tickets to museums, visits and wine tasting mentioned in the program

- Quimera Guide

- Compulsory insurance (Personal Accident, Civil Liability and Travel Assistance)

- Gift T-Shirt "I climbed the Peak 2351m"


What is not included:

- Air travel

- Breakfast. Possibility of preparing breakfast in the apartments.

- Remaining dinners and other meals.



- Flight ticket reservation service: 30€


Available vacancies: 4 spots in a double bed + 4 spots in a single bed


Registration fee: €135


Other payments:

1st installment: €250.00 until February 15, 2024

2nd installment: €250.00 until April 15, 2024


Registrations are valid after completing the form and sending payment of the registration fee.


Quimera Travel Experiences

RNAAT 628/2015

RNVAT 8466


  • Registration fee

    The remaining installments must be paid on the dates shown on the event page. You will receive an email from the event organizers close to the dates requesting payment of each installment.

  • Flight Booking

    Flight reservation service by Quimera




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