• Family Activities in Sao Jorge Island - Azores
  • Family Activities in Sao Jorge Island - Azores
  • Family Activities in Sao Jorge Island - Azores

family on land

family activities in sao jorge island - azores

This activity pack, Family on Land, has been designed for you share with your childrens and the whole family an adventure-filled day on the island of Sao Jorge. We will start this day with a visit to the cheese factory, where we will visit and taste the famous cheese from the island of Sao Jorge. Then we will continue to Faja of Cubres, where we will take a pedestrian walk to the mythical Fajã of Caldeira Santo Cristo. This walking tour has the extension of 10km (2 ways trip). You have the option to return to Fajã of Cubres on a Quad Bike.

At Faja of Caldeira Santo Cristo, we will visit the fajã, the Interpretation Center and can swim in the lagoon of Faja of Caldeira Santo Cristo before lunch. In our lunch we will taste the clams that reproduce in the lagoon of this fajã and only in this place in all the Azores. After resting the forces we will visit Furna do Póio (optional) and then we will start the journey on foot to return to the Fajã of Cubres (1 hour walk). For those who opted for live the Fajã by Quad Bike, it will be 20 minutes back.

Family Activities in Sao Jorge Island - Azores

In Fajã of Cubres, we will continue to the Fajã of Ouvidor, where we will visit the natural pool of Simão Dias, where you can take a dip in its turquoise waters. We will finish this program in the Park of Sete Fontes in the visit to the viewpoints with different views to the islands of the central group.

activity information

Hiking Distance

distance  5 or 10Km

Tempo de Caminhada

total 1 ou 2h

Passeio de Jeep

total  3h



Total Time of Activity

total time 7h


difficulty level



Localização da Atividade

half island

Transfers from

our base

minimum age

6  years

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additional information

program activities

Visit the cheese factory with tastes;

Walking Trail;


Visit Fajã of Ouvidor and Sete Fontes Pank;

Visit the Interpretation Center of the Faja;

Vísit the Fajã da Caldeira de Santo Cristo;


bring to the activity



Comfortable and light clothing (we recommend shorts);

Wind Shield;



sports shoes;

incluído na atividade

Accredited guides;




Lunch with Clams taste;

Gift Aventour.