The Azores Islands, nine Portuguese volcanic islands in the Atlantic, were created by volcanic activity millions of years ago; today these islands are safeguarding unique relics. The Azores islands offer iconic landscapes with never-ending views and savagely beautiful nature, that’s been carefully blended with a fascinating history and rich culture.
In order to preserve all the natural beauty of the Azores, the government and local entities been following and promoting sustainability with a rich and protected geodiversity and marine life, natural areas have well-regulated hiking trails, as well as, an “eco-school”. Surprisingly or not, the Azores were distinguished for the third consecutive time as one of the 100 Most Sustainable Destinations in the World.

Below is our suggestions of the best manners to unveil these beautiful islands.