All-Inclusive Ponta Delgada Food Tour

From: €85,00
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4 Hours

Tour Type

Daily Tour

Group Size

1 person



About this tour


  • Immerse in Azorean cuisine in Ponta Delgada, the largest city in the Azores.
  • Explore the charming landmarks and mysterious alleys of the “Venice of the Atlantic.”
  • Experience a progressive menu featuring local delights like fruit, honey, pastries, and more.
  • Enjoy tastings of Azorean cheese and local wines, with the option to choose from sodas, beer, or house wine.
  • Uncover fascinating stories about local tea and pineapple plantations.
  • Discover the unique blend of Mediterranean, African, and American flavors seasoned with Asian spices.
  • Explore both popular and off-the-beaten-path city sights with informative insights.
  • Benefit from a tailored experience with extra-small groups for an intimate tour.
  • Learn about Azorean culture, history, and lifestyle from a knowledgeable guide.
  • Walk a distance of about 1.6 km (1 mi) to cover the main attractions.

Tour Description in Details

Embark on an unforgettable journey through the culinary landscape of Ponta Delgada, the heart of the Azores. The Ponta Delgada Food Tour promises a blend of flavors and cultures, with a progressive menu showcasing the best of Azorean cuisine. As you wander through the charming streets, you’ll delve into the city’s rich history, exploring landmarks and mysterious alleys that have shaped its unique culinary traditions.

Savor the essence of the Azores with tastings of local delights, including cheese, honey, pastries, and a variety of seafood and meat products. Complement your experience with local wines as you learn about the region’s viticulture and volcanic terroir. The tour offers an intimate and genuine exploration of Ponta Delgada, with the added bonus of informative insights into Azorean culture and lifestyle.

What Makes This Tour Unique

Indulge in a one-of-a-kind experience that combines the best of Azorean cuisine with a deep dive into the city’s history. From the diverse flavors influenced by Mediterranean, African, and American cuisines to the charming ambiance of Ponta Delgada, this tour offers a unique blend of culinary delight and cultural exploration. With knowledgeable guides and extra-small groups, you’ll receive personalized attention and genuine recommendations, making this food tour an exceptional and unforgettable adventure.

Meeting Point

Portas da Cidade, Praça de Gonçalo Velho 9500, 9500-150 Ponta Delgada, Portugal We meet at the “Portas da Cidade” (City Gates) monument, in the center of Ponta Delgada. Please look for the guide using the “Hungry Whales” badge.


Things to Know Before Booking

  • Extra-small groups ensure an intimate experience.

  • Tailored to the group’s preferences for a personalized adventure.

  • All-inclusive: All food and two drinks are included in the tour package.

  • This experience is weather-dependent. In case of poor weather conditions, an alternative date or a full refund will be offered.

  • To ensure the best experience, this tour/activity requires a minimum number of travelers. If the minimum isn’t met, you will be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.

  • This tour/activity is designed for an intimate group, with a maximum of 12 travelers. Enjoy a more personal and engaging experience with a smaller group size.

  • Get Many Recommendations Over the Best Eateries in Town by our expert local guides

Allergies and Dietary Requirements:

  • Limited vegetarian options are available, but unfortunately, a vegan diet cannot be accommodated on this tour.

  • Please be aware that certain dietary restrictions may not be accommodated, and it’s recommended to contact us for more information.

Cancellation Policy – Azores Food Tours

In the case of participants’ cancellation, the following refunds policy applies:
Within 48h prior to tour date = 100% non-refundable
Until 48 hours prior to tour date = 50% non-refundable


  • Food tasting of 8 - 10 local specialties
  • 2 local beverages
  • Expert local guide


Immerse yourself in the vibrant Mercado da Graça, a local market teeming with fresh produce. Engage your senses as you explore the colorful stalls, offering a delightful array of fruits, vegetables, and local specialties. Take a moment to connect with the essence of Ponta Delgada's culinary scene. Duration: 15 minutes

Gather at the iconic Portas da Cidade, the gateway to Ponta Delgada. This historic site serves as our meeting point, where you'll receive a warm welcome and an overview of the tour. Absorb the cultural significance of this square, setting the stage for your culinary adventure. Duration: 5 minutes

Indulge your taste buds at O Principe dos Queijos, a haven for cheese enthusiasts. Experience a curated tasting of exquisite Azorean cheeses, each with its unique flavor profile. Immerse yourself in the world of local dairy delights, savoring the craftsmanship that defines Azorean cheese. Duration: 10 minutes

Continue your cheese exploration at O Rei Dos Queijos, another gem showcasing the rich heritage of Azorean cheese. Delight in a variety of cheese offerings, each telling a story of local traditions and culinary craftsmanship. This tasting promises to be a savory journey through the distinct flavors of the region. Duration: 10 minutes

At A Tasca, embark on a tasting adventure that goes beyond cheese. This eatery, nestled in the heart of Ponta Delgada, presents a medley of Azorean culinary delights. From savory to sweet, savor the diverse flavors that define the local gastronomic landscape. Duration: 10 minutes

As we pass by the Ponta Delgada City Hall, take in the architectural grandeur and historical significance of this landmark. Learn about the municipal heart of Ponta Delgada, enriching your journey with insights into the city's past and present. Duration: Passing By

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