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Azores Connections

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Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel, Portugal
+351 296 913 822
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Perfect trip, effortless booking

With so many tour operators to choose from finding a good one can be hard, but these guys are the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Canyon-Wales
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Snowdonia National Park, United Kingdom
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Brilliant experience

We booked our week-long trip to the Azores through Azores Connections and had a fantastic... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Cruise Ship Excursions, Personalized Tours and Activities to suit you and your budget. Tell us what will make your holiday and we will make it happen. We specialize in private tours to take YOU where YOU want to go and organize the activities YOU want to go on. Your perfect trip is just a message away.
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Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

With so many tour operators to choose from finding a good one can be hard, but these guys are the real deal, effortless to work with and have all the bases covered. Will contact then before I've even chosen flight dates next time!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked our week-long trip to the Azores through Azores Connections and had a fantastic experience throughout. From the start Laura helped us plan our holiday and provided advice on the tours and activities we were interested in booking. She went above and beyond in...More

Thank Jo M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A couple of weeks ago a friend and I spent a few days in Sao Miguel, and it was Amazing. We had the pleasure of Laura and Andy's guidance before our trip, we spoke over the phone and via email. Laura made some suggestions and...More

Thank Reemzl
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Reviewed 4 July 2018

Beautiful way to view the island from the sea even if you don't get to see any whales! We saw lots of dolphins and at the very end of our tour we got to see a sperm whale floating on top of the water. It...More

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Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

I booked with this company a month in advance three excursions. I paid them in advance. The morning of, I tried calling and emailing to get a response. I never got one. Now we are waiting and we were forgotten and are out over 400...More

Thank Charles H
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Azoresconnections, Owner at Azores Connections, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2018

Hi Charles, Following a telephone conversation with you requesting activity bookings and confirming you would have your own transport we arranged your trip. Following payment we sent you a detailed itinerary with directions and meeting points for each activity (As we have done with each...More

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Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

We organised a swimming with dolphins experience with Laura. It was truly amazing! Our tour guides were great, very knowledgeable and really friendly. The dolphins were respected and given space and if their behaviour changed in any way the boat backed off. We managed to...More

Thank Jean H
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Azoresconnections, Owner at Azores Connections, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

Hi Jean, We are so thrilled that you loved your experience! Swimming with wild dolphins and a bonus turtle is such a special event, which I'm sure you'll remember for the rest of your life! We still talk of the time we swam with the...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

We had such a great experience with Laura, she’s very professional and flexible. The excursions she organized for us were perfect, it seams she even ordered some impeccable weather🌞More

Thank Petra A
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Azoresconnections, Owner at Azores Connections, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

Hi Petra, Thanks so much for sharing your beautiful photo of your horse riding experience. We are so happy you guys had an awesome time. I wish I could be a weather god(!), I try my best to ensure the best weather for all of...More

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Reviewed 8 June 2018

Andy and Laura are very friendly, responsive, and have a lot of passion for the island, which they've made their home. Fluent in Portuguese, they helped us experience the unique sights and flavours of Ponta Delgada, off the beaten path and away from the crowds...More

Thank Yaroslava Z
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Azoresconnections, Owner at Azores Connections, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

Hi Yarsoslava, Thanks so much for your very kind and thoughtful words. We are so glad you had such an amazing time in the Azores. These islands really do speak for themselves and there is so much to see and do. We'd love to welcome...More

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Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Amazing time with a very chilled out azorian pony. Definitely a experience I will never forget and recommend everybody who can sit on a horse

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Azoresconnections, Owner at Azores Connections, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Thank you Phillipa, we're so glad you enjoyed your riding experience and we hope you decide to return to the Azores. Best wishes Laura and Andy

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Reviewed 9 May 2018

We have been to the Azores and Sao Miguel four times and Azores Connections in the guise of Laura and Andy never fail to bring out the new as well as reestablish the old. Andy knows his history and speaks excellent Portuguese as does Laura...More

Thank cabyersvqa
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Azoresconnections, Owner at Azores Connections, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

Thank you so much Chuck and Darlene, as always, such a pleasure seeing you and sharing wonderful experiences together on the island! All of our very best wishes Laura and Andy

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Gina M
15 May 2018|
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Response from Azoresconnections | Property representative |
Hi Gina, Thanks for your enquiry.Apologies for the late reply, we have only just received the notification. The ride begins near to the village of Mosteiros, on the West of the island. There is a little road work, but... More
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Kath F
20 August 2017|
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Response from Azoresconnections | Property representative |
Hi Kath, There are only two ways to get from one group of Islands to the other and that is to fly or get the ferry. There isn't much difference between the price, but as you only have 1 week and time spent on each group... More
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