Climbing Pico mountain: Sunrise

Location: Pico
From $93.52 per person

Date and Participants

About the Experience

Climb the Pico volcano is challenging, climb during the evening gloom is even more! Armed with flashlights, the ascending is done during the dawn, with the reward of a fullness feeling when we see the first rays of the sun coloring the horizon over the ocean. The Night Climb starts at the middle of the night to see the sunrise.

Included

  • Certified Pico Mountain Guide
  • Pico Mountain access fee
  • Headlights
  • Hike poles
  • Personal Accident Insurance

Type of tour:  Full day - 10 hours

Meeting point: During summer months (June, July, August, and beginning of September) 1:30 am  Casa da Montanha

From October to May the meeting point is in Casa da Montanha at 2:30 am

Casa da Montanha route from São Roque

Casa da Montanha route from Madalena

Casa da Montanha route from Lajes

 

Note: Participants should have good physical preparation. Not recommended for people that have asthma or heart conditions. You should not do this climb if you have practiced diving 12 hours before the climb.

 

Note: Participants should have good physical preparation. Not recommended for people that have asthma or heart conditions. You should not do this climb if you have practiced diving 12 hours before the climb.

Meeting point:
Casa da Montanha - Caminho Florestal nº 9 Candelár
9950-000 - Madalena

Terms and Conditions

All participants must have good physical condition and motor coordination to participate in the Climb to Pico Mountain and it is imperative to notify Tripix Azores, before confirming the activity, if any of the participants in the group have any physical restrictions, especially in the lower limbs, fear of heights, mental restrictions, heart problems, asthma problems or respiratory sensitivity, diabetes, pregnancy or other health limitations, and must not have been diving 24 hours before the climb.


It is further informed that participants with a sedentary lifestyle will not be able to perform the Ascent to Pico Mountain activity. For adults over 65 years of age who are not used to practicing physical activity, Tripix Azores reserves the right to request a physical exertion exam and the respective medical certificate that guarantees the health conditions to carry out the mountaineering activity.


For any situation, we always suggest physical and mental preparation in advance.

Activity provider policies

Cancellation

  • Cancellations made up to 1 month in advance, 50% of the deposit will be retained or payment. Cancellations made less than 1 week in advance up to 4 days, 65% of the deposit or payment will be retained. Cancellations within 72 hours prior to the start of the activity, 80% of the amount will be charged. For cancellations in 48 hours before, No-Show or problems with air or sea transport 100% of the activity value will be charged. Cancellations motivated by conditions weather conditions, an amount o