On Terceira

Other Activities on Terceira

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On Terceira there are many options for you and your family, for the adventure seekers as well as for those who prefer more relaxing activities. For any nature lover the island is a pleasure to explore and experience.

Here are some activities Terceira has to offer


Due to the volcanic origin of the Azores there are hundreds of volcanic caves and caverns with a great biodiversity. The most famous caves on the island are: Algar do Carvão and Gruta do Natal

Whale Watching – Swimming with dolphins

The Azores is one of the worlds largest whale sanctuaries and gives you an unique opportunity to see more than 20 specimen of cetaceans. Experience the ocean from above the surface with Ocean Emotion.


Terceira offers breath taking scenery and one of the best ways to enjoy it is to go on of the various hikes, available for all levels – Trails on Terceira

Bird Watching

Bird Watching is regarded an extraordinary experience around the Azores and be done on your own or through organized tours.


Terceiras Golf Course is one of 3 golf courses in the Azores.

Terceira also has a great cultural and historical heritage, for example:

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  • The city of Angra do Heroismo – an UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Wine museum & tastings in Biscoitos
  • Terceirian Bull Fights
  • Year-around Festivals

If you want to learn more about Terceira and the Azores you can visit one of the following links: