With 2351 meters of altitude/ 7714 feet, the Pico Volcano is the highest point in Portugal.
Seize the opportunity to climb the Pico and enjoy the magnificent landscapes this idyllic place has to offer.
We will give you all the motivation you need to embark on this adventure and provide you with unique and unforgettable moments.This will be one of the best experiences of your life.
Challenge yourself physically and mentally!
Enjoy fabulous landscapes at the highest point of Portugal.
Learn the history behind the genesis of Pico Island.
Climb in safety and have fun doing it.
Watch the most beautiful sunrise.
Admire the 5 islands of the central group of the Azores archipelago from the top of the PIco Mountain.
This tour is available in Portuguese, English, Spanish, and Italian.
Approximately 10 hours
PICK UP AND DROP OFF LOCAL
Mountain House at Madalena town
Daily, from 2:00 a.m - to 12:00 a.m
Cancellations less than 72 hours or no show, a fee of 100% will be charge.
Cancellations less than 1 week and up to 4 days, a fee of 50% will be charged.
Difficulty - Hard
Due to the level of intensity and characteristics of the walk, this activity is not recommended for children from 6 to 12 years old.
It’s imperative to give us a historical about all the places you visited, in case you traveled in the last 15 days, given the health and safety risks of the coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19).
Who can attend: Participants with good preparation and physical coordination
Participants will not be able to do the activity if they present the following conditions: Physical restraints, especially in lower limbs such as knee problems or surgeries | Respiratory sensitivity or heart problems | Mental restrictions | Diabetes | Another type of illness that can be limiting in physical and psychic terms to do the activity | Fear of heights or vertigo | Have performed bottle diving in the previous 24 hours | The omission of any condition above described for non-participation of the activity will be charged 100% of the value of the activity
Mandatory personal equipment for the good and safe practice of the activity: | Mountain or hiking boots (preferably high-top, ankle protection and good grip) | Technical, warm and waterproof clothing: 1st technical layer, 2nd polar layer, 3rd warm/waterproof/windbreaker jacket layer | Hiking pants (no jeans/bargain and training suit) | 2nd layer of waterproof pants (to be used over the hiking pants) | Cap or hat, gloves, sunglasses, sunscreen, change of clothes for example extra socks | Mountaineering or hiking backpack (minimum 30lt) | Energetic food and minimum 1,5lt of water per participant (recommended 2 bottles of 1,5lt per participant) | The lack of mandatory personal equipment for the good and safe practice of the activity will be charged 100% of the value of the activity.
The activity may be canceled in case the clients show any symptoms of flu, related to the COVID-19 virus. Cancellations or changes without prior notice may happen due to security, meteorological, or other force majeure, always in order to ensure the quality of the activity and the safety of the participants.
A minimum of 2 people per booking is required.
BEFORE YOU GO
Be sure to wear comfortable clothing and to bring your voucher and a camera! We kindly advise being on the meeting point about 10 to 15 minutes before.
You must present a paper voucher for this activity.
Please reconfirm your booking 48 hours before it starts by email or phone.
Living Tours Porto Contact: [email protected]/ +351 228 320 992
The itinerary may be subject to changes without prior notice due to local circumstances or events