12 days
Come together with other students and teachers in Berlin to focus on Creating a Sustainable Future during a three-day student leadership conference. Then, say goodbye to city living and hello to island life as you journey to the Azores. Learn about ecological conservation efforts and sustainable agricultural practices as you experience the rugged coastlines, lush vegetation, and volcanic structures that make up the diverse geography of Portugal’s São Miguel Island. The Azores’ capital city, Ponta Delgada, is located on the island and largely impacted by geothermal activity, with no shortage of photo-worthy views.
  • Day 1: Fly to Germany

  • Day 2: Berlin

    Meet your Tour Director at the airport

    Take a walking tour of Berlin

  • Day 3: Berlin

    Take a guided tour of Berlin

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Brandenburg Gate
    • Kurfürstendamm
    • Remains of the Berlin Wall

    Visit the Topography of Terror Museum  

    See Checkpoint Charlie

    Participate in an activity focused on Creating a Sustainable Future 

  • Day 4: Berlin • Leadership Conference

    Explore Berlin on your own

    Kick off your leadership conference experience

  • Day 5: Berlin • Leadership Conference

  • Day 6: Berlin • Leadership Conference

  • Day 7: Berlin • Ponto Delgada

    Fly to the Azores

  • Day 8: Ponto Delgada

    Take a walking tour of Ponta Delgada

    Visit the Carlos Machados Natural History and Nucleum of Sacred Arts

    Take a walking tour of Ribeira Grande

    Explore Ponta Delgada on your own 

  • Day 9: Ponto Delgada

    Visit Furnas Monitoring and Research Centre (CMIF)

    Visit Terra Nostra Garden

    Visit the Chá Gorreana tea plantation

  • Day 10: Ponto Delgada

    Visit a pineapple plantation

    Stop to take in the magnificent views at Pico do Carvão

    Visit Carvão Cave

    Take a walking tour of Ferraria

  • Day 11: Ponto Delgada

    Visit the Volcanological and Geothermal Observatory of the Azores

    Take a guided tour of Nordeste

    Visit Ribeira dos Caldierões

    Enjoy an excursion to the southern side of the island

    Explore Povoação on your own

  • Day 12: Depart for home

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  • Day 1: Fly to Germany

  • Day 2: Berlin

    Meet your Tour Director at the airport

    Take a walking tour of Berlin

  • Day 3: Berlin

    Take a guided tour of Berlin

    With your expert local guide you will see:

    • Brandenburg Gate
    • Kurfürstendamm
    • Remains of the Berlin Wall

    Visit the Topography of Terror Museum  

    See Checkpoint Charlie

    Participate in an activity focused on Creating a Sustainable Future 

  • Day 4: Berlin • Leadership Conference

    Explore Berlin on your own

    Kick off your leadership conference experience

  • Day 5: Berlin • Leadership Conference

  • Day 6: Berlin • Leadership Conference

  • Day 7: Berlin • Ponto Delgada

    Fly to the Azores

  • Day 8: Ponto Delgada

    Take a walking tour of Ponta Delgada

    Visit the Carlos Machados Natural History and Nucleum of Sacred Arts

    Take a walking tour of Ribeira Grande

    Explore Ponta Delgada on your own 

  • Day 9: Ponto Delgada

    Visit Furnas Monitoring and Research Centre (CMIF)

    Visit Terra Nostra Garden

    Visit the Chá Gorreana tea plantation

  • Day 10: Ponto Delgada

    Visit a pineapple plantation

    Stop to take in the magnificent views at Pico do Carvão

    Visit Carvão Cave

    Take a walking tour of Ferraria

  • Day 11: Ponto Delgada

    Visit the Volcanological and Geothermal Observatory of the Azores

    Take a guided tour of Nordeste

    Visit Ribeira dos Caldierões

    Enjoy an excursion to the southern side of the island

    Explore Povoação on your own

  • Day 12: Depart for home

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Your Experience Includes

  • Airfare & transportation

    Round-trip flights on major carriers; comfortable motorcoach

  • Hotels

    Hotels with private bathrooms

  • Regional-style meals

    Breakfast and dinner daily; lunch on days 5 & 6, 8–11

  • Full-time Tour Director

    Your bilingual, culturally connected Tour Director stays with you 24/7 to handle all on-tour logistics and provide knowledgeable insights everywhere you go.

  • Student Leadership Conference

    Conference registration, keynote addresses, expert workshops, and student workshops

  • Entrances

    Topography of Terror Museum, Museu Carlos Machado, Furnas Monitoring and Research Center, Terra Nostra Garden, Chá Gorreana tea plantation, local pineapple plantation, Carvão Cave, the Volcanological and Geothermal Observatory of the Azores

  • Experiential learning

    1 experiential activity

  • weShare—Personalized Learning

    Our personalized learning experience engages students before, during and after tour, with the option to create a final, reflective project for academic credit.

  • Continuous Support

    Your dedicated EF team helps you every step of the way—from recruiting and enrolling travelers to planning and managing your tour.

  • Worldwide Presence

    EF has over 500 schools and offices in more than 50 countries worldwide so wherever you go, we're there too.

  • 24-hour Emergency Service

    Travelers and their families can count on EF's dedicated emergency service team.

  • Peace of Mind Program

    Feel secure knowing your group can change their destination or travel dates due to unforeseen circumstances. Learn more about your flexible options at eftours.com/peaceofmind.

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