Ponta Delgada Tourism

Ponta Delgada (Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈpõtɐ ˌðɛɫˈɣaðɐ]) is the largest municipality and administrative capital of the Autonomous Region of the Azores in Portugal. It is located on São Miguel Island, the largest and most populous in the archipelago. The population in 2011 was 68,809, in an area of 232.99 km². There are 17,629 residents in the three central civil parishes that comprise the historical city: São Pedro, São Sebastião, and São José. Ponta Delgada became the region's administrative capital under the revised constitution of 1976; the judiciary and Catholic see remained in the historical capital of Angra do Heroísmo while the Legislative Assembly of the Azores was established in Horta.

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Find crucial information and trip planning details about Ponta Delgada, which is a city in Portugal. A holiday in Ponta Delgada can generally be of 1-2 days.

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  • Know the pollution level of Ponta Delgada before you plan your visit.

    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 6.25 (Very Low)
  • How safe is Ponta Delgada for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Ponta Delgada.

    • Burglary and Theft 25 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 10.71 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 28.57 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 21.43 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 39.29 (Low)
    • Attacks 21.43 (Low)
    • Drug offense 35.71 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 85.71 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 14.29 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 35.71 (Low)
    • Safety Index 77.73 (High)
    • Climate Index 99.65 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 6.47 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 25 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 69.91 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Ponta Delgada

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.14 USD
    • International Movie per seat 7.22 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 29.24 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 66.62 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 62.73 USD

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