Why visit the Azores?
Apart from being one of the most beautiful places on Earth, as from last year, low-cost airlines started to operate there, offering very attractive fares and turning it into an accessible destination to everyone.
How to get there?
There are several airlines such as Azores Airlines, Delta, TAP, Ryanair and Easyjet, operating flights to the Azores from USA, Lisbon, Porto and London all year around. During high season there are also charter operations with directs flights from other cities.
When is the best time to visit?
Azores greeting card is obvioulsy the amazing and beautiful nature. To fully enjoy your holidays, the best time of the year to visit is Spring and Summer. However, that doesn’t mean that there is nothing to do during Autumn and Winter. There are plenty of cultural events, amazing restaurants and museums to visit.
How is the climate in the Azores?
Situated in the midst of the Atlantic Ocean, at the centre of the anticyclone zone of the Azores, bathed by a warm branch of the Gulf Stream, the archipelago enjoys a temperate maritime climate, without great variations in annual temperature with an average winter temperature of 14°C (57°F) and 24°C (75°F) in the summer. Sea temperatures are also mild and vary from 17°C (63°F) in winter to a pleasant 23°C (73°F) during summer months.
What is the currency used?
The Azores are an autonomous region of the Portuguese territory and the official currency is also the Euro (€).
What are the forms of payment?
Most of the restaurants, hotels and car-renting companies accept common credit cards, but don’t expect credit cards to be accepted in smaller restaurants and hostels. Be sure to carry small bills.
Will I be able to use cash machines to withdraw money?
There are plenty cash machines in the city of São Miguel and at the Airport.
Do mobile phones work on the islands?
Yes. The Azores enjoy a good GSM coverage.
What is the Voltage, Frequency and plug type in Azores?
Electricity in Azores is 230 Volts, alternating at 50 cycles per second. If you travel to Azores with a device that does not accept 230 Volts at 50 Hertz, you will need a voltage converter. Outlets in Azores generally accept two round pin plugs.
Do I have to worry with safety issues in Azores?
With a low crime level Azores are considered to be a very safe destination.
How to make a reservation?
To make a reservation you may contact our contact-center by our email email@example.com or fill the booking form in the website.
What is the information needed to make a reservation?
How may I change my reservation?
I didn' get the voucher in my email.
How may I extend my reservation?
I've lost my reservation voucher.
My information is incorrect in the voucher.
Is it safe to make a reservation in the Internet using my credit card?
I want to cancel my reservation
I need to add/change my flight details to my reservation.
What does the price include?
Do I need a credit card to make a reservation?
How can I be sure that my reservation was registered?
After finishing your reservation, you will see a confirmation page, with all the information of your reservation. At the same time, a voucher with the same content is automatically issued and sent to the e-mail that you inserted.
Can I change or cancel my reservation?
You can easily change or cancel your reservation by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org with your reservation number and the changes that you wish to make. Each hotel, touristic animation company and rent-a-car have their own specific conditions for changing/ canceling the reservations, conditions that are specified in your voucher. Please read all the information carefully before contacting us.
How can I see the prices of the services that I wish to book?
On request quote page, you can introduce your dates, services, activities, tours that you wish to book and we’ll send to you as soon as possible your quotation.
When will I be charged?
Atlantivacations will charge your credit card if buy a product or if you have chosen to be a partial payment.