Graciosa Island Vacations
Azores is much-loved by travelers from all over the world. To discover why, take a trip to the other cities, towns and villages surrounding Graciosa Island. Velas and Sao Roque do Pico are just two of the many other places worth checking out while you're in Azores.
Get some transportation visit Velas, a retail and transport hub for the region, located approximately 30 miles (48 kilometers) away from Graciosa Island. This regional center has plenty of tourist attractions, including Pico da Esperanca, Velas Bullfighting Arena and Igreja de Sao Jorge. Velas has much to offer those willing to spend a little time here. Velas Marina and Ponta de Rosais are just a sample of the other interesting points of interest you won't want to miss.
To understand the present, it's often helpful to revisit the past. Azores' rich ruins are a marvellous place to start.
Enjoy a break from sightseeing and spend a few relaxing hours kite surfing or snorkeling. Enjoy the Azores area in a completely different way. Rise up above the landscape and try paragliding.
When your time is up in Graciosa Island, say farewell the way locals do, with a hearty "Adeus."