We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: Praca Vasco da Gama, Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel 9500-350, Portugal
Phone Number:
+351 914 161 585
Today
09:00 - 18:00
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 09:00 - 18:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Description:

Gary Travassos Azores Van & Taxi Tours. Personalized Van & Taxi...

Gary Travassos Azores Van & Taxi Tours. Personalized Van & Taxi Tours to see the most beautiful places on Sao Miguel, Azores. Hiking Tours. Transfers to golf courses or to walking trails and return, Airport transfers to hotels on the island. Regular pick-up services too. With 1000 photos, videos and interesting information about the Azores.

The way to travel on the Azores!!!

read more

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 473 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 390
    Excellent
  • 9
    Very good
  • 1
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Great family tour!

Myself and my family recently spent 6 hours with Gary on a tour around Sao Miguel. He was friendly and very knowledgeable, and went to great effort to pack in as much as he could... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
junkemail2012
,
Norwich, United Kingdom

Similar Things to Do in Ponta Delgada

Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

473 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 403: English reviews
Norwich, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Myself and my family recently spent 6 hours with Gary on a tour around Sao Miguel. He was friendly and very knowledgeable, and went to great effort to pack in as much as he could which would be of interest to my children (aged 8 & 9), my husband and myself. I would highly recommend Gary and his company for... More 

Helpful?
Thank junkemail2012
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We landed in San Miguel without any preparation of what to do. Luckily the taxi driver from the airport is a tour guide with Azorean Tours. So instantly we got a guide and a car, the price is very reasonable, not much more expensive than a big rental car. Marcus, being born and raised in the island, knows everything about... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Zhi W
Toronto
Level Contributor
55 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went with Marco on 2 tours. The first one is the sunrise tour at Nordeste. Marco arrived early but he let us finished breakfast before starting the tour. The driving to Nordeste is challenging before sunrise. The road is narrow and dark so I highly recommended hiring a professional to do the job. The experience was pleasant and we... More 

Helpful?
Thank Miu_and_Meow
Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
Level Contributor
8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We toured with Gary T. of Azorean Tours for two of the 4 rainy days on Sao Miguel, Azores. We so appreciated the effort that Gary put into working the tours around the weather's limitations and in listening to our interests. Just 'roll with the punches' and Gary will come up with something! We ended up seeing and hiking places... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Pat C
FORT SMITH
Level Contributor
62 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We used Azores Tours for 3 full day tours while on San Miguel. They picked us up at our hotel at 9 am and returned us by 5 pm. The lunch choices were excellent in local eateries. The guide Ruben was very knowledgeable and kind to older people in the group.

Helpful?
Thank Travelingbeachchick
Level Contributor
11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Marco is a very knowledgeable tourguide and a great storyteller. We enjoyed a beautiful and rainy day with Marco, and had booked the tour of Furnas and Nordeste. Unfortunately, we didn't make it to Nordeste but stayed in the area. The tour would be great if you are with four or more travellers as it is rather expensive for a... More 

Helpful?
Thank Uepka
Level Contributor
7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a day filled with wonderful sights. Gary was an excellent guide sharing so much history as well as personal stories. Our group of eight were very comfortable on this day long tour. The caldera lakes were interesting to see. Watching a family herding their cows down the road was fun to see (actual working farmers). The trip to... More 

Helpful?
Thank Jules N
Vermont
Level Contributor
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

Last year I arranged a tour thru Gary for 18 people.....he is very knowledgable in all aspects of the Island and gives a great tour, even his drivers are great......He has 5 different tours that he offers, or will tailor one to your wants......do not miss out on having lunch somewhere and enjoy the "Corzido" which is food that is... More 

Helpful?
Thank Doughboy139
CALIFORNIA
Level Contributor
446 reviews
264 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 197 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

Gary is an outstanding tour operator who arranged tours for 78 cruise ship people with 11 guides and vehicles and 3 different itineraries to select. This is the second time we have done a similar set of tours with Gary, and fourth time using his company. Most of the groups felt that they had the best ever tour and guide.... More 

Helpful?
Thank LUCKYME72
Level Contributor
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

We, 4 women from the US, hired Gary to take us around the Island. He was very attentive, very knowledgeable, and extremely accommodating. He made sure we were picked up at the airport on time and delivered to our hotel. He greeted us everyday with a warm smile and a full agenda. He made sure to track the weather as... More 

Helpful?
Thank Sue M

Travellers who viewed Azorean Tours also viewed

Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel
 
Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel
 

Been to Azorean Tours? Share your experiences!

Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Azorean Tours and other visitors
9 questions
Ask a question
Atlanta, Georgia

See all questions (9)

Questions? Get answers from Azorean Tours staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?