Ponta Delgada

Ponta Delgada

Ponta Delgada : The Talisman of Azores

It is impossible to remain indifferent to the beauty and magic emanating from Ponta Delgada.

This Portuguese city located on the island of São Miguel, in the Autonomous Region of the Azores guarantees all its visitors an indescribable adventure marked by the grandeur of its natural landscapes.

Ponta Delgada has 231.90 square kilometers of area, divided into 24 parishes.

The city of about 68,809 inhabitants is limited to that by the municipalities of Ribeira Grande and Lagoa and has coastline on the Atlantic Ocean to the north, south and west.
With more than five centuries old, Ponta Delgada, is characterized by being a flat city, modern and cosmopolitan.

In this extraordinary city there are extensive range activities you can do as whale watching, scuba diving, surfing, windsurfing and many hiking trails.

At the time of Lent various groups of men roam the island on foot for more than a week, singing and praying in all the churches in its path.