Azores: Main Facts

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Azores Main Facts

Geographical Location of the Azores

The Azores are located in the Atlantic Ocean, about 1,500 km from Lisbon and about 3,900 km from the east coast of North America.

Languages of the Azores

The official language of the Azores is Portuguese. The Azores accent is a bit different from mainland Portugal, but those in the tourist industry will most likely also speak some English.

Currency of the Azores

Currency in the Azores is the Euro.