Velas Tourism

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Velas (Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈvɛlɐʃ]) is a municipality in the São Jorge Island, in the Portuguese autonomous region of Azores. The municipality encompasses the western portion of the island, with its municipal seat in the town of Velas on the south coast, and is divided into six parishes. The population in 2011 was 5,398, in an area of 117.38 km².


This is a perfect opportunity to take a break from your routine and enjoy a fun-filled holiday. Velas in Portugal is an ideal destination for a vacation! Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Velas*

  • Velas: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Velas for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Velas.

  • Living in Velas - Quality of Life

    • 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.

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