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Coasteering

It is surprising to recognize the volcanic features of an island, drawn as an identity line in the human’s palm.

About Coasteering

Here, you can explore the geography of the giant rocky cliffs climbing through the sky and how the pounding waves smoothing the coastline.

Coasteering is an exhilarating experience combining rock and water activity with coastal landscapes. It was originated as a combination of mountaineering and orienteering.

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All in one

On a coasteering tour, you will swim in the sea, climb on a low level, traverse, ride natural rapids, and ledge leaps into deep water plunge pools.

Coasteering teaches you about rock climbing and scrambling techniques, as well as how to jump safely from heights. This experience will definitely put you closer to nature.

Find yourself in the ocean

Interested in Coasteering? Imagine yourself jumping into the waves of the Atlantic. This is definitely an experience full of adrenaline.

Forget about roller coasters and haunted houses, coasteering is the new thrilling activity. Jump from steep cliffs into the deep blue Atlantic Ocean.

Explore the wild coast of São Miguel and swim where no one has ever been. Climb the volcanic rocks and discover new landscapes, play with the currents and test your limits! Sensations guaranteed!

Do something different

Join us on a coasteering tour and you will be able to see the coastline of São Miguel island from a different perspective.

Not every visitor who comes to São Miguel will have the chance to watch the beautiful island from the oceanside. It is truly a unique opportunity you don’t want to miss out on. Plus, not everyone has already done coasteering.

Try this activity, maybe you will discover a new passion.

Take a souvenir back home

Ok, by now you may think that a coasteering tour looks so much fun. But who cares about all those great moments you will experience if you will not keep a souvenir from it? Well, that is when our guides do their magic!

During all the toursAll in, they will take pictures and videos of you jumping, swimming, climbing, and doing whatever you want to do. Amazing, right?

Let’s show all your friends and family about your awesome holidays in the Azores!

Why Futurismo

  • Azores Travel Experts

    Largest tour operator in the Azores with 30 years of experience

  • Operated by Trusted Partner

    Based on synergies within the Azores tourism ecosystem, we make the most of each other expertise, offering you exclusively the best selection of experiences

  • No Futurismo Fees or Extra Cost

    We charge the same prices our partners do on their websites

  • Tours Coasteering in Azores

    The Basics

    Do I need to know how to swim in order to book this tour?

    It is not mandatory to know how to swim but it is recommended. Please tell your guide if you do not know how to swim so the tour can be adjusted.

    I have never done coasteering before, is it a problem?

    No, it is not a problem. The guides are here to help you.

    What is Coasteering?

    Coasteering is an exploration along the coast. It combines swimming, climbing and jumping. In this adventure, you will have fun with the currents of the sea and test your limits, jumping from cliffs into the water!

    What makes the Azores a good coasteering destination?

    Coasteering is perfect to discover new landscapes and perspectives of the island! You will see the beautiful coast from a different point of view.

    The Experience

    Something different

    Coasteering is quite a new activity, and yet it already won the heart of so many people.

    This amazing experience combines land and water, in adrenaline-packed moments.

    Jump into the Atlantic, from volcanic rocks. Swim with the fishes and enjoy the healing effects of coasteering.

    Learn more about the coastal environment

    The guides accompanying you will tell you everything they know about the environment you will evolve in during this activity. São Miguel’s is so rich in wildlife and geological patterns due to its volcanic origins.

    Push yourself to your limits

    Jump, swim, climb and do some group figures in the water.

    Our friendly guides will always find a way to have fun in the water! Do you think you can jump higher? Go deeper? Challenge yourself with this activity for adrenaline seekers.

    An adventure like no other

    Be a pioneer and explore new places that not so many people will have the opportunity to see. Coasteering will take you to the wild volcanic coast of São Miguel island, and in beautiful natural pools created by the ocean and the rocks around.

    A safe activity

    This activity is open for children too (see the minimum age on the tour page), so it is a safe experience. Plus, our professional certified guides will take care of everything and make sure you feel safe at any moment.

    The most important is for you to have a great moment of fun.

    Expert guides

    The guides taking you on this adventures have years of experience doing what they absolutely love. They will take great care of you and your friends or family.

    Enter the hidden gems of the Atlantic Ocean with confidence thanks to the amazing staff guiding you.

    Say cheese!

    In order to cherish this experience for a long time, photos and videos are included in the trip!

    The guides will take great memories of you jumping, swimming and enjoying the coasteering experience in the ocean. You will be able to show all your family how much fun you had in the Azores once you get back home!

    1. Find the perfect tour for you and book it

    Choose between our 60+ spectacular activities on the amazing Azores and book it online or in any of our stores.

    2. Email confirmation

    Receive a confirmation email with the reservation details.

    3. “The Day”

    Enjoy your experience with us. We will be pleased to welcome you and to make your tour the most fullfilling and memorable to you.

    Note: Unexpected limitations

    Keep calm. You can cancel absolutely for free your bookings until 48h before the activity date*and, if the weather conditions don’t allow us to do the activity safely, we’ll cancel it and contact you suggesting an alternative date or provide a full refund.

    * Check the Cancelations Policy within every tour page for additional info

    Plan your Coasteering tour

    Do I need to be in a good physical condition for this tour?

    This activity is suitable for everyone with a normal health/medical and physical condition.

    What’s included in this Activity?

    Every program has a detailed “What’s Included” section right after the tour description. Please check it out

    Is there anything I need to bring with me for this tour?

    Please check the “What to bring” section on each tour program. There you’ll find all the recommendations we have for you, specifically for that program.

    What to wear on a Coasteering tour?

    Please wear a swimsuit on. You can also bring a lycra shirt / rash vest to use as a first layer. Please use a hairband if applicable.

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    F.A.Q.s about Coasteering

    Are there any pickup and drop off locations I can use?

    Yes, please check the Departure and Return section presented on every tour.

    Can I cancel my tour reservation and have a full refund?

    Yes, you can check our detailed cancellation and refund policies per tour on each tour page, under “Good to Know” section

    Can I take my glasses with me?

    You can bring your glasses, but make sure to bring a strap to attach it. We have some, but not many. The same for sunglasses. If you can, please bring contact lenses instead of glasses.

    Do I have to wear the life jacket even if I know how to swim?

    Yes, life jackets are mandatory for everyone for safety reasons.

    How can I book this activity?

    You can select any tour within our website and get your booking confirmation on your email immediately. Alternativelly, you can visit us on our shops or get in touch with us by phone, email or send us a message on social media (Instagram and Facebook)

    I have lower back problems but I would like to do this tour. Is it recommended for me?

    We don’t recommend this activity for people with back problems.

    What is the minimum number of participants?

    Please check the minimum number of participant for each tour inside the program’s page.

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