An unbeatable, pocket-sized guide to the Azores, packed with insider tips and ideas, colour maps, top 10 lists, and a laminated pull-out map - all designed to help you see the very best of the Azores.
Explore the UNESCO-listed vineyards of Pico’s islands, admire the rich culture of Angra do Heroísmo’s Renaissance old town, hike the green walls of Sete Cidades’ volcanic crater, or experience some of the best whale and dolphin watching in the world. From Top 10 natural wonders to Top 10 natural swimming pools and thermal springs - discover the best of the Azores with this easy-to-use travel guide.
Inside Top 10 Azores:
Six easy-to-follow itineraries, perfect for a day trip, a weekend, or a week
Top 10 lists showcase the best attractions in Azores, covering Ponta Delgada, Vale das Furnas, Angra do Heroísmo, Capelinhos and more
Free laminated pull-out map of Azores, plus four full-colour area maps
In-depth area guides explore Azores’ most interesting neighbourhoods, with the best places for shopping, going out and sightseeing
Colour-coded chapters divided by area make it easy to find information quickly and plan your day
Essential travel tips including our expert choices of where to stay, eat, shop and sightsee, plus useful transport, visa and health information
Colour maps help you navigate with ease
Covers São Miguel and Santa Maria Islands, Terceira and Graciosa Islands, São Jorge, Pico and Faial Islands and more
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About DK Eyewitness Travel: DK’s Top 10 guides take the work out of planning a short trip, with easy-to-read maps, tips, and tours to inform and enrich your weekend trip or cultural break. DK is the world’s leading illustrated reference publisher, producing beautifully designed books for adults and children in over 120 countries.
DK Eyewitness Top 10 Azores is updated regularly, by experts with an in-depth knowledge of the area.
The Top 10 lists are accessible and varied - leading you straight to the best places to visit in the Azores, both famous and off the beaten track.
The guide includes a laminated pull-out city map, with a selected sight index.
DK Eyewitness Travel Guides are known for their inspiring photography, making them the guides that show you what others only tell you.
The overnight stays in the hotels of Azores has increased by 8.6 per cent for the period of January to March 2018, compared to the same period in 2017. (Source: srea.azores.gov.pt)
In 2017, Portugal saw a steady rise in tourist arrivals, up by 13 per cent, making it another record year for tourism in the country. (Source: reuters.com, September 2017)
In the year 2016, Azores had emerged as the fastest growing region for tourism in the country. (Source: opcaotourismo.pt)
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