Ponta Delgada is the capital of the Portuguese island of São Miguel. The area has its own airport, Ponta Delgada Airport, which is the busiest in the Azores. Its deals with domestic flights to all of the other islands in the Azores as well as Madeira and mainland Portugal. International flights are also on offer to Europe and North America. Hiring a car from Ponta Delgada Airport gives you a greater sense of freedom on your holiday so that you can travel where you want, when you want. You can experience the locals love of water sports or learn about its soccer history.