Embark on a fun-filled journey by 4x4 jeep, pausing at some of the island’s most beautiful spots.
At Espalamaca Belvedere, take in the wonderful views of Horta town and on a clear day, the neighbouring islands of Pico, Sáo. Jorge and Graciosa.
Continuing by 4x4, you’ll ascend 3,000 feet to the centre of the island to view the vast volcanic crater; Caldeira. At over 3,000 feet high, you’ll have sweeping views of the crater blanketed in lush greenery. Afterwards, a stop will be made at Capelinhos to see the effect of the devastating volcanic eruption which rose from the sea in 1957.
Your return journey to the ship takes you along the coast via the popular summer resort of Varadouro.
You and all those in your party should be aware that, in undertaking activity excursions, you will be involved in a degree of physical exertion and/or activity such as hiking, biking, snorkelling, kayaking, diving etc. By booking the excursion you confirm that you and all those in your party are in good physical and mental condition, with no history of conditions such as seizures, dizziness, fainting, heart condition, respiratory problems or back/neck problems (by way of example only). You should also ensure that no one in your party is taking medicine that carries a warning about impairment of physical or mental abilities. If you are pregnant this type of excursion may not be appropriate for you. It is your responsibility to ensure that you are fit and well enough to take part in the activities booked and you are reminded to take care for your own safety. Because of the risks associated with activity excursions, you may be asked by the excursion provider to sign a document which may affect or limit the excursion provider’s liability. Comfortable flat walking shoes are recommended.
Cunard will arrange for the excursions to be performed by the relevant excursion provider. Cunard does not provide or supply the excursion services. Cunard will exercise reasonable care and skill in the selection of the excursion provider, but will not in any circumstances have a greater liability than the excursion supplier and Cunard shall not be responsible for the negligent acts/omissions of the excursion supplier. Please note that in relation to all excursions Cunard is not responsible or liable for any loss, damage, or injury sustained by you unless such loss, damage or injury arises out of a breach of legal duty of Cunard.
Before booking any activity excursions it is essential that you ensure your travel insurance extends to cover the specified activity. It is your responsibility to obtain adequate insurance.
This excursion will operate by 4x4 vehicle and on foot. Each 4x4 vehicle is equipped with seat belts, which must be worn. This tour is not suitable for those with injuries or conditions, which may be affected by the bumpy ride. Pregnant women and children under 12 may not participate.