The nine volcanic islands of the Azores archipelago can be found in the between coordinates 37 ° and 40 ° north latitude and 25 ° and 31 ° west longitude. There are about 246 102 inhabitants (2011 census) residing in this insular territory of 2324 km², which lies about 1815 km from the European continent (Portugal) and 2625 from the North American one (Canada).
With a temperate oceanic or temperate maritime climate, the archipelago is divided into three geographical groups: the Eastern Group (Santa Maria and São Miguel), the Central Group (Terceira, Graciosa, Pico, São Jorge and Faial) and the Western Group (Flores and Corvo).
It is impossible not to be dazzled by the serene beauty and unforgettable landscapes of these 9 islands. Each island has its history and traditions, which take us back in time and make us dream in cinemascope.
How to get here
To get to the Azores you can travel through the following airlines: