About Us

Melo Travel

Founded in 1971, Melo Travel DMC was one of the first Incoming Travel Agencies in the Azores and today, our experienced and dynamic team takes pride in meeting all our client requirements and ensuring the success of their journey with us.

Over 45 years of Experience!

Melo Travel DMC is a leading name in Independent Travel, Group Travel, MICE and Shorex in the Azores Islands. Our trusted reputation, close and well-established relationships with suppliers and partners, diverse offer and deep knowledge of the Azores destination ensures unrivalled expertise.


In the 80s, driven by our visionary CEO Albano Cymbron, we intensified our Incoming (Inbound) activity in the Azores destination. Soon we were Pioneers in nature experiences, offering Walking Programs in all the Islands and Cycling programs on the São Miguel Island. Throughout the years we have evolved and expanded our business and today our CEO Catarina Cymbron leads the company actively and passionately each day with the same spirit of innovation and sustainability.

Geographical Location

Melo Travel DMC is based in Ponta Delgada, São Miguel Island, and is represented in all the Azores Islands. Since its establishment in 1971 it always had representatives on all Azorean Islands and this method has proven to be the most efficient for providing guidance and assistance to our clients in any of the nine islands. We ensure that our clients will always feel accompanied during their holidays in the Azores.


To improve our responsiveness and increase our efficiency to our Local Clients, Online Travelers and Industry Business clients such as Tour Operators, Travel Agencies, Companies in general, we have segmented the company in five business areas.

Our Business areas:

Team of Travel Experts!

Melo Travel´s team undergoes extensive specialized training and has first-hand knowledge of the Azores destination. Every year trips are organized for the team to experience all the services that we offer throughout all the Azores Islands. We consider this method the best way to update and discover new services, products and experiences in order to respond to your requests through personal knowledge and experience. These trips are one of our companys policy strengths in providing the best possible service.

Your bookings are safe with us!

Melo Travel is a properly licensed company, therefore, in case of insolvency, clients will be protected by the Travel and Tourism Warranty Fund, managed by Turismo de Portugal Public Institution.

Independent of other companies!

Melo Travel DMC is a local privately-owned family company, impartially operated by long time management and staff who will be here to stand by the products and the prices we offer to our clients.


We consider the Azores a beautiful garden inside a vast and vibrant blue ocean with a huge natural richness still preserved to date. Our philosophy is to design programs that allow our clients to enjoy not only the magic nature of the Azores, but also the Azorean People and their kindness, their enthusiasm and their diversity, always having in mind the sustainability of the destination.