Gran Canaria, Madeira & The Azores: Summer Edition

For 9-Nights (or more): Experience three remarkable islands across Spain and Portugal in one trip.

A 9-Night Summer Getaway! The perfect escape for island lovers.

What's Included?

All flights and connections
Accommodations for your destinations
Airport-Hotel Transfers
Expert trip manager
All taxes & fees

Why we love this deal:

Escape to paradise with our online summer package, featuring three of the most breathtaking islands in the world: Gran Canaria, Madeira Island, and São Miguel Island in the Azores. Designed for island lovers seeking the ultimate summer getaway, this package promises an unforgettable experience filled with sun, sea, and exploration.

Begin your journey with 3 nights in Gran Canaria, where sunny beaches and azure waters await. With its perfect climate year-round, Gran Canaria offers endless opportunities for outdoor adventures and relaxation. Next, venture to Madeira Island for 3 nights, renowned for its subtropical climate and dramatic volcanic landscapes. Finally, immerse yourself in the lush paradise of São Miguel Island for 4 nights, where volcanic wonders and natural beauty abound.

Book now and let the adventure begin!

Itinerary

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Day 1
Arrival in Gran Canaria, Spain

Welcome to the Spain! Enjoy hassle-free airport transfers upon your arrival and departure.

Suggestion for the day:

  • Stroll around Las Palma's historical city streets and go to the beach. Las Palmas blends seamlessly with the lively island lifestyle with the modern facilities of a modern metropolis. 
    • Vegueta
    • Triana & San Cristóbal Neighborhood
    • The Urban Beaches (Las Canteras, El Confital, Las Alcaravaneras, La Laja)
    • The Local Markets

Suggestion for the day:

  • Enjoy a hike around the unique landscape of Caldera de Bandama. 

What’s next?

  • Pico de los Pozos de la Nieve Viewpoint (Gran Canaria's highest peak)
  • The beautiful town of Teror (Gran Canaria's green heartland. Highlights include Plaza del Teror, Palacio Episcopal, Alameda, Plaza Teresa de Bolívar, Monasterio del Císter, la Fuente Agria, Pino Santo, Parque Natural de Doramas)
  • Roque Nublo (one of the world’s biggest natural crags)
  • Tejeda (considered by many one of Spain’s most beautiful cities)
  • Relax on a beach for the rest of the day!

Suggestion for the day:

  • Embark on a journey through the diverse landscapes of Gran Canaria, starting with the enchanting north.
    • Begin your day in Arucas Town, where colonial architecture and rich history await exploration.
    • Uncover the secrets of the ancient troglodyte caves at Cenobio de Valerón, a fascinating archaeological site.
    • Relax and rejuvenate on the serene beaches of Agaete, including the idyllic Playa del las Nieves.
    • In the afternoon, venture south to experience the iconic Maspalomas Dunes, a natural wonder of golden sands.
    • Conclude your adventure in Puerto de Mogán, known as the "Venice of the Canary Islands," where colorful canals and delightful seafood restaurants beckon for an unforgettable evening.

Welcome to the Madeira Island, Portugal! Enjoy hassle-free airport transfers upon your arrival and departure.

Suggestion for the day:

  • Stroll around Funchal’s historical streets: Funchal is the vibrant capital city of Madeira, an archipelago located in the Atlantic Ocean and an autonomous region of Portugal. Nestled between the hills and the sea, Funchal is known for its picturesque setting, rich history, and lively atmosphere.
    • Mercado dos Lavradores (Farmers' Market)
    • Sé Cathedral
    • Santa Clara Convent
    • Museu de Arte Sacra (Museum of Sacred Art)
    • Blandy's Wine Lodge
    • Zona Velha (Old Town)
    • Praça do Município (Municipal Square)
    • Fortaleza de São Tiago (São Tiago Fort)
    • Marina and Waterfront

Suggestion for the day:

  • Discover Madeira’s Eastern wonders: Madeira Island boasts diverse attractions, each offering a unique experience. Santana is renowned for its quaint triangular houses with thatched roofs, showcasing traditional Madeiran architecture. Machico, the island's oldest town, captivates visitors with its picturesque bay and vibrant local atmosphere. Pico do Arieiro, one of Madeira's highest peaks, offers breathtaking panoramic views of rugged landscapes and cloud-kissed vistas. Ponta de São Lourenço, on the eastern tip of the island, entices adventurers with its dramatic cliffs, pristine beaches, and captivating hiking trails, making it a haven for nature enthusiasts.

Suggestion for the day:

Welcome to São Miguel Island, the Azores! Enjoy hassle-free airport transfers upon your arrival and departure.

Suggestion for the day:

  • Take the day to stroll around Ponta Delgada’s city streets. Ponta Delgada, the main city, is not only the hub of the island but the capital of the Azores. Ponta Delgada evokes all the charms of Europe with cobbled streets, sidewalk cafes, and a thriving culinary scene. 
    • Portas da Cidade
    • Louvre Michaelense
    • Pineapple Plantations
    • Matriz Church

Suggestion for the day:

  • Explore the wonders of Sete Cidades, including Lagoa das Sete Cidades, Lagoa de Santiago, Lagoa do Canário, and the captivating Boca do Inferno Viewpoint. Don't miss the chance to venture to the neighboring village of Mosteiros, a perfect spot for a picturesque sunset. While in the western part of the island, treat yourself to the rejuvenating experience of an ocean thermal bath at Ferraria.

Suggestion for the day:

  • Visit Lagoa do Fogo & Furnas: Venture to the island's northern expanse, where you'll encounter the untouched charm of the Protected Natural Reserve of Lagoa do Fogo. Relax in the rejuvenating thermal pools of Caldeira Velha, then marvel at the Salto do Cabrito waterfall. Journey to Furnas and immerse yourself in its myriad attractions, from the serene lake and Pico do Ferro Viewpoint to the unique caldeiras and Terra Nostra Park. Relish local flavors like cozido das Furnas and bolos lêvedos, and experience a fusion of nature and culture that's truly Azorean.

Thank you for choosing Portugal Getaways.

We hope you had an incredible time. While it's time to head back home, we're looking forward to the chance to travel with you again in the future!

*itinerary presented is a suggestion and the length of stay may vary. All tours are suggestions unless clearly stated.

Flexibility Policy

No Amendment Fees on Our End
We don’t charge for our work in changing the initial itinerary.
Full flexibility on Land Arrangements
Change the initial itinerary or cancel your land arrangements for any reason until 14 days before the trip, without penalty*.
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Our experienced travel agents are available 7 days a week to help with any questions, requests, or issues from when you book until after you return from your trip.

About the Destinations:

Gran Canaria, Canary Islands (Spain)

This beautiful island offers numerous experiences and places to visit. Enjoy its many outdoor and water activities. From scuba diving in warm waters, kitesurfing, and surfing to camel and horse rides, this island offers a myriad of activities that will keep you entertained. Hike in the island’s Biosphere Reserve protected by UNESCO and admire beautiful natural sights at Barranco de Guayadeque. For some family fun, enjoy a day the Aqualand Maspalomas and at Palmitos Park. Work on your tan and relax at one of the island’s many stretches of golden sand. We recommend Playa del Inglés, Amadores, and Las Conteras.

Madeira Island (Portugal)

Boasting mild weather all year round, unique traditions and culture, delicious cuisine, stunning landscapes, exotic flora, and a variety of water and mountain sports, Madeira Island is a prestigious and multi-faceted European vacation destination. This dreamy island allows you to unwind and forget about life’s stresses as you enjoy unique experiences surrounded by tumbling green hills, flowers, and blue sea.

São Miguel Island, the Azores (Portugal)

São Miguel Island, the largest of the Azores archipelago and its economic and administrative center, is a beautiful green jewel in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean. With stunning lush landscapes, exotic plants, dormant volcanoes, hot springs, and surrounded by clean waters, São Miguel is the perfect vacation destination for nature lovers and those looking for an off-the-beaten-path European destination.

Explore the island and marvel at its natural beauty. Hike down a dormant volcano and relax on the beach surrounding its lake. Visit the only tea plantation in Europe and taste delicious locally-grown pineapple. Discover the historical city of Ponta Delgada, with its cobbled streets and black-and-white mosaic pavements.

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8 Based on 3 reviews
Krista, New Jersey
29 Aug 2023
The sightseeing and views were beyond anything I could have ever imagined.
Krista, New Jersey
29 Aug 2023
The sightseeing and views were beyond anything I could have ever imagined.
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