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Faial da Terra, Povoacao, Sao Miguel, Portugal
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All reviews abandoned village faial da terra beautiful waterfall great hike prego hiking shoes medium difficulty challenging hike trail starts up hill nice walk weather permitting sao miguel lush vegetation starting point picnic spot sunny day
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A strenuous 2 km hike into this but well worth it...not just the destination but the hike...there were people but not crowded like the side of highways attractions. There are two roads into Falail de Terre where the trailhead is located...the one on the west...More

3  Thank Forestree
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This trail is very beautifull , easy with good signaling on all trail, short trail , great waterfall,plan for relax by the waterfall very peacefull

Thank KeepWalkinAzores
Reviewed 2 October 2018

We did this hike in September with our 1.5 and 3.5 year old children. There was a lot of up and down to get there, but it was lovely to swim at the falls once we were there. On the hike back - choose to...More

2  Thank katfinni
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

This is a short, challenging hike. Trail head is easy to find and the end result is spectacular. Plan for a dip and to take lunch by the waterfall.

Thank Stephanie H
Reviewed 25 September 2018

The hiking trail is through lush vegetation. We took the direct route and did not go through the old village. We brought water shoes to navigate our way over the rocks for a swim. The water is chilly, but refreshing. It is a peaceful and...More

2  Thank Christina M
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

The hike to the waterfall is basically all up hill but the good news is it is all downhill on the way out. The waterfall was beautiful and there were tons of people swimming. There are some slick areas. I personally would not do this...More

Thank LHK70
Reviewed 31 August 2018

This is a great Ike through a wooded valley. The first part is a bit of a climb (warning for those who aren’t quite in shape...), although we had no problem doing it with 3 small kids (from age 8). Your reward for finishing the...More

1  Thank igal27
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Dreamlike cascade in an amazing environment. It's definitely worth the walk. Prefer early morning to avoid the croud. Water is refreshing.

Thank S4568DUpatrickb
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

This was a nice trail to do. Not to di fficult and the surrounding nature is wonderfull. You have the feeling like walking in the jungle. The waterfall is great to see, but it was very crowded there.

Thank Nerinckx
Reviewed 12 August 2018

A nice well marked walk which will take you to Salto do Prego (waterfall) and then completing the loop you can go to the once abandoned village of Sanguinho. We found that the waterfall got very busy around lunchtime as people used this as picnic...More

1  Thank phiklphox
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11 July 2018|
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Response from roxana1806 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is. Just take some good shoes on, some places can be o bit slippery.
24 January 2017|
Response from Rita M |
You can just go there and walk! No problem and all :)
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