Night Climb to Pico Mountain in Small Groups


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From $84.69

33 reviews   (5.00)

Price varies by group size

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 8 hours

Departs: portugal, portugal

TicketType: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

Overview

We take our work very seriously to protect and enhance our precious mountain. For our activity to follow responsible actions, it is very important to respect the official path.

Our experienced and professional guides are Certified Guides of Pico Mountain and belong to AGMA - Association of Mountain Guides of the Azores. They will constantly monitor your well-being during the climb, watching your action and communicating with you.

Our groups are small and of high quality material to guarantee the best use of this life experience.


What's Included

Air-conditioned vehicle

All Fees and Taxes

Pico Mountain Certified Guides

What's Not Included

Snacks


Traveler Information

  • CHILD: Age: 10 - 12
  • YOUTH: Age: 13 - 17
  • ADULT: Age: 18 - 60

Additional Info

  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Not recommended for travelers with spinal injuries
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Experience may be cancelled due to Insufficient travelers
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

Reviews

AMAZING TEAM, great saving
MariaGiulia123, 23-08-2022
Not long ago I wrote for Tripix the worst review I ever wrote. There were few different problem with our booking the main one was that we received an email 4 days before the date of the overnight climb of mountain Pico saying that an error was made by the team and our booking was somehow lost, so there were no more spots for us to sleep on the mountain. Considering that we booked it 2 months in advance I was fuming. BUT. The team contacted us shortly after, by phone, apologized and literally made every effort to make up for it. They asked a different company (so against their own interest) to take us on a night climb on the day we originally booked for, made sure every step of the way that we were happy with the new plan and even gave us bikes for free the day before the climb as a further apology. Matteo was wonderful to us, and the climb experience was gorgeous. Everyone can make a mistake, the way you fix it says a lot about you, and Tripix did an absolutely great job making up for their. Thank you, we are deeply grateful.
PS. According to our guide on the night Matteo is also a great guide to go up with, so I'm sure if your booking goes all well and you get to go up with him or his colleagues you'll enjoy it!
Night Climb to Pico Mountain
paulapI4613FO, 09-09-2022
Fantastic and unforgettable experience. Mentally and physically demanding for a rookie in no physical condition, but the guide's motivational skills were exceptional. Matteo is the best !
One of the best climb I did !
benjaminf216, 05-07-2022
Incredible experience to climb the Pico and reach the summit before the sunrise.

Thanks to Matteo the funny and professional guide.

A lot of memerable pictures and movies from this trip.

I higly recommend it to everybody in good shape.
Unforgettable experience, a must do in Pico
Marine C, 04-08-2021
Unforgettable experience with our guide Matteo, he has been amazing with our group, always checking on us, adapting the group’s pace, and providing good advices and insightful information about the volcano. He always conveyed a very positive energy to the group. We are so happy about the experience ! The sunrise was amazing. We strongly advise to choose the Night option (compared to the Day climb), because 1/ you really have a goal to go up, and amazing spectacle with the sunrise, 2/ you don’t see what you need to climb because you are in the dark so it’s easier, and 3/ you end the trip when everyone is starting it, so it’s more enjoyable ;)

Details:

We booked the Night Climb and met at the Mountain House at 1:30 am in the morning (you also have the option to take the Tripix car at Madalena). Tripix took care of everything (GPS, registration, etc), we just had to show up there. We climbed the mountain and arrived at the very top at 6:10 am (we made several stops and took our time, because there is no point in rushing and wait for the sunrise at the top for hours - it can be cold up there). The sunrise was amazing, Matteo took many pictures of the group so we could remember it, and also had some surprises for us. And then we went down and arrived at the Mountain House at noon. We would recommend having lots of snacks so you can get energy easily all along the way. The climbing is not so hard technically, but it may be long and requires to have a good physical condition AND equipment (mountain shoes) AND motivation ;)
Great
TeresaM4644, 06-10-2021
We climbed Pico mountain during night and loved it. It was great to see the sun rise at the top of Pico.
Our guide, Mateo, was amazing. He guide us perfectly, got us a perfect spot at the top of Pico and shared a lot of great stories with us.
I recommend it.




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