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Camp under the stars on Mount Pico, Overnight hike in the Azores

Hike overnight to Mount Pico and sleep under the stars for an experience of a lifetime with Matteo or another experienced guide from Tripix Azores.

Duration1 day
Offer periodMay, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct
Skill LevelAll Levels
Fitness LevelFit
Type of tripGroup


  • Hike on the highest mountain in Portugal

  • Spend the night in a volcano crater gazing up at the stars

  • Enjoy a physical challenge in nature


What’s more exciting than inside the crater of a volcano? Not much! Come on this overnight hike with me, or another experienced guide from Tripix Azores, and you’ll do exactly that.

On this overnight hike on Mount Pico, we’ll set off in the evening as the sun is beginning to dip in the sky. We’ll be able to enjoy the fantastic sunset as we ascend and watch the different colours of the sky.

We’ll spend the night camping in the volcano crater. From there, we’ll look up to the unobstructed sky and take in all the stars and constellations.

The next day, we’ll rise nice and early so that we can enjoy an impressive sunrise from the summit. It really feels like being on top of the world up there.

In total, this trip lasts around 20 hours, and you’ll be all finished by around midday the following day.

Request to book this unmissable experience, and you’ll be gazing up at the stars soon.

If you are looking for a shorter trip then you should check out my day trip to Mount Pico. 

Meeting point

We'll meet in Madalena.



About the guide

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We are a company of young and experienced local guides, ready to guide your through the best experience at Azores.

We know that the vacations is the most important time of the year, so we are committed to take your vacations very seriously, but in a Fun way!

Our experiences are made in small groups, so you can embrace the Tripix Tribe feeling, on top of the Mountain, exploring caves, riding a bike or appreciating our unique Azorean culture and local wines.

You’ll be always a result of people you meet and places you see, so join the Tribe and live your best experience at Azores.

Respecting the raw nature and the local sustainability of Azores.

For booking assistance

Have any doubts? Talk directly with an Explore Share assistant.
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Prices per person

Group of 1

EUR 124 each

Group of 2

EUR 124 each

Group of 3

EUR 124 each

Group of 4

EUR 98 each

Group of 5

EUR 98 each

Group of 6

EUR 88 each

Group of 7

EUR 88 each

Group of 8

EUR 88 each

Want a different number of travellers?

Price includes

• Guiding fee

• Transportation from your hotel/airport (if in area) to the start of the trip and back

• Personal Insurance

Price details

• This is the per person price to join one of our group tours.</br> </br> This price includes a certified Pico guide, transfer from Madalena, camping gear, hiking poles, personal accident insurance and fees.

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