A little piece of Europe in the Atlantic.
Anchored in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean, these islands promise a pleasant, mild climate almost all year round. However, thanks to abundant annual rainfall, there is a profusion of flowers and plants: hydrangeas, azaleas, camellias, oleanders and magnolias!
Heirs to a long whaling tradition, the Azores are preservers of this local fauna, and you may see dolphins and whales playing on the horizon.
volcanic islands, their topography is ideal for hiking in the hills.
Some words and expressions in the language
The Azores are 2 hours behind France: when it’s 12:00 in Paris, it’s 10:00 in Ponta Delgada.
The current is 220 V. Sockets are continental, as in France.
For short-term stays, don’t forget to get your European Health Insurance Card!
If you wish to stay in Italy for less than 90 days, you may be exempt from visa requirements. Citizens of the following countries do not require a visa: Citizens of the EU, EEA and Switzerland.
For stays of up to three months, French nationals must be in possession of a valid identity document (national identity card or passport, excluding any other document).
Valid national identity card or passport for French, Belgian and Swiss nationals. For other nationalities, we’ll be happy to help you with all the formalities.