About Discover Azores
Discover Azores offers exciting photo tours and workshops in the Azores for nature and outdoor enthusiasts, guided by local photographer Bruno Ázera.
The Azores are composed of nine beautiful volcanic islands situated in the middle of the north Atlantic ocean. The archipelago is green, volcanic and remote. With breathtaking landscapes, allied to the islands unique culture, provides exceptional conditions for this type of activities during any time of the year.
Our purpose is to invite outdoor and nature enthusiasts to an Atlantic adventure, allowing you to enjoy the Azores in a different way, instead of rushing from one place to another. We will guide you to the best photo locations, from volcano caves to whale watching, exploring rich and varied gastronomy while staying in traditional houses that have been restored to provide you with the best experience.
These tours are not just for photographers, but also for all people who want to embark on a great adventure. Suitable for all levels of photographic knowledge, whether you are a beginner, a hobbyist or skilled photographer, these tours will encourage you to question and experiment different techniques, taking into account that the Azores always has something new and unpredictable to offer.
We promise you that you will come home with the best possible images of the Azores, and therefore be able to share all the fantastic experiences and memories with your family and friends personally and via social media.
What makes these tours unique?
- Input and suggestions from an experienced photographer
- Experienced guide throughout the trip
- Suitable for photographers of all levels
- We tailor a pace to suit everyone’s needs
- We provide a working environment that facilitates learning from one another
- Our destinations encompass the Archipelago’s most scenic locations that are not included in the usual tours
- We charter boats for whale and dolphin watching – for expedition members only
- We promote the Azorean way of life and local products and services
- Dining at local homes or selected restaurants for their rich and unique food
- We will be staying in rural traditional houses
- All vehicles provided ensure adequate room to pack all your gear
How does it work?
We provide different types of tours, from one-day tours to a full week trip in different islands.
- Photo Day Tours
A fusion of jeep tours to walking trails, we offer different ways to discover the island’s best spots that are not included in the usual tours. Whether you are a beginner or a skilled photographer, take advantage of this one-on-one experience to maximize your time in the Azores.
- Photo Expeditions and Workshops
These are our premium tours, providing the same level of quality as our Day Tours in Terceira Island although in a different location. Every Azorean Island is unique, from whale watching in Pico to bathing in hot springs in São Miguel. These tours focus on nature and landscape of each location, while exploring their rich and varied gastronomy, and staying in rural traditional houses that have been restored to provide you with the best experience.
- Private Photo Tours
We also offer private customized tours to groups or individuals in the Azores. Tailored to their specific needs and dates, we provide the same excellence as our other tours for your Atlantic adventure during any time of the year. Tell us what you are searching for, and we can help you customize your expedition.
Ready to Register for a Tour?
Our journeys will take you to some of the most amazing destinations in the Azores, offering incredible photo opportunities and life experiences. We hope that you’ll join us and other like-minded travelers.
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