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Azores & Portugal
Nature and Adventure Tours

Discover the Wonders of Azores & Portugal: Tailored Nature and Adventure Experiences Await You!

Welcome to Your Extraordinary Journey in Portugal and the Azores Islands!


Hello there!

If you've landed on my website, you're likely planning your next adventure in Portugal or the Azores Islands.. and I'm here to turn your plans into an extraordinary reality!

I'm Ilaria Bonfante, a Professional Tour Guide and Travel Designer, specializing in Portugal and the Azores Islands.

Having made this paradise my home since 2018, I'm dedicated to crafting personalized, experiential trips tailored just for YOU.


I focus on experiential and sustainable tourism, specializing in active and outdoor activities.

Whether you're a solo traveler seeking safe independence or someone looking to share the adventure with new friends, I've got you covered.

What I Offer:

  • Travel designer service: my personalized travel consultation is designed for independent travelers eager to explore the Azores at their own pace. I provide expert guidance and tailored recommendations, curating a self-guided adventure aligned perfectly with your preferences and interests. Whether you're seeking hidden gems, outdoor activities, cultural experiences, or serene escapes, I'll curate a customized itinerary, ensuring you make the most of your journey and authentic experiences. With my consultation service, you'll have the confidence to navigate the Azores independently while making the most of your journey.

  • Tailor-Made Travel: customized trips designed around your preferences and interests, booking all the essential services you need before your departure. I ensure every detail is meticulously planned. Plus, enjoy continuous assistance throughout your trip, guaranteeing a seamless and unforgettable Azorean or Portugais adventure, tailored just for you

  • Guided Tours: Explore Porto, Portugal, and the Azores with me, your knowledgeable guide, unveiling the wonders of these destinations.

  • Scheduled Group Departures: Join my small, intimate groups for shared adventures. It's an opportunity to travel with "perfect strangers" who could become lifelong friends on our small group adventures (4 to 8 people).

  • My travel guide Azzorre: in my travel guide "Azzorre", written in Italian, you'll discover everything you need to know about this enchanting destination, ensuring you won't miss a single detail.

Why Choose Me:

  • Local Expertise: being a local, I offer insights into hidden gems, unique accommodations like tree houses and eco-tourism sites, and unmissable places often overlooked by others.

  • I'm a passionate travel, like you, and my aim is to immerse you in the journey of a lifetime—one that revitalizes your spirit and provides the answers you've been seeking. It's a voyage where you'll embrace each experience with a great passion, leaving an indelible mark on your heart. When you return home, a single desire will consume you: to set out on a new adventure! Because once you've tasted the joy of travel... there's no turning back!

Ready to embark on a journey that will leave you inspired and rejuvenated?

Reach out to me, and let's make your travel dreams a reality!

Celebrate your dreams becoming reality! Find your next flight here.

Your unforgettable journey awaits you!
Book one of my services below. Reserve your spot now and let the magic of exploration come to life!

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Travel Designer Consultation for Independent Travelers

Embark on a personalized adventure tailored just for you. As your dedicated Travel Designer, I craft immersive self-guided journeys through the breathtaking Azores. Dive into a world of unparalleled natural beauty, rich culture, and thrilling adventures, all customized to your preferences.

What Sets Us Apart:

🌿 Tailored to You: Experience the Azores your way with a bespoke itinerary curated exclusively for your interests and pace.

🗺️ Off-the-Beaten-Path: Discover hidden gems and secret spots that only the locals know, ensuring an authentic and unique experience.

🌅 Unforgettable Experiences: Immerse yourself in the Azorean way of life, from serene hikes to vibrant cultural events, creating memories that last a lifetime.

🔑 Expert Guidance: Benefit from my local expertise and insider knowledge, ensuring you make the most of your Azorean adventure.

Ready to turn your Azorean dreams into reality? Let's create a journey that resonates with your soul and leaves you with unforgettable moments. Book your personalized Azorean escape now and let the adventure begin! 🌟

Scheduled Summer Departures in Azores for Small Groups

Join my exclusive small-group tours in the enchanting Azores this summer! Immerse yourself in a world of natural wonders, vibrant culture, and thrilling activities alongside like-minded adventurers.

Why Choose My Small-Group Tours:

🏞️ Intimate Exploration: Discover the Azores in the company of a select few, ensuring personalized attention and an intimate atmosphere.

🌅 Expertly Curated Itineraries: Enjoy meticulously planned schedules that balance exploration, relaxation, and authentic experiences, making the most of your time in paradise.

🤝 New Friends and Connections: Forge friendships with fellow travelers who share your passion for adventure, creating memories and bonds that last a lifetime.

🚀 Seamless Experiences: Leave the logistics to me. From accommodations to activities, I handle every detail, allowing you to focus solely on soaking in the beauty of the Azores.

Ready for an unforgettable summer escape? Book your spot now and prepare for a journey filled with discovery, laughter, and cherished moments. Your Azorean adventure awaits! 🌴✨


Private Guided Tours in Porto and Surroundings

Step into the heart of Porto and its captivating surroundings with my Private Guided Tours. Experience the city's rich history, vibrant culture, and hidden gems, all at your own pace. I will share fascinating stories and insights, enhancing your journey with an exclusive Porto Exploration Tailored Just for You

What Sets My Private Tours Apart:

🔮 Personalized Experience: Your tour, your way! Enjoy a fully customized itinerary designed around your interests and preferences, ensuring an experience tailored just for you. Choose the date and time that suits you best. 

🗺️ Hidden Treasures: explore Porto's hidden gems and off-the-beaten-path wonders with me.You can choose from a variety of activities I propose, like coastal cycling; beach and charming fishing villages discovery; venture to nearby cities like Aveiro and Coimbra or delve into the UNESCO-listed Douro Valley, where the renowned Port wine is produced, as well as many other table wines. These are just a glimpse of the tailored adventures I offer in Portugal. Reach out to craft your unforgettable experience during your stay in Portugal.Get in touch with me; it will be a pleasure be your guide 😃

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