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Furnas, Povoacao, Sao Miguel 9675, Portugal
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Reviewed 20 November 2018 via mobile

One of many beautiful views on the island. This one overlooks the lake and the village of Furnas. Park downstairs and walk up in 5 minutes.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Helschip
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Made a quick stop here on a whim and got some of our favorite pictures of our whole trip! Take a few minutes on your way out of Furnas and you won't be disappointed.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank ReneHaile
Reviewed 30 October 2018

Climbed up here from the lake up a great path through the trees along the ridge between furnas and the lake. Great views all the way up but nothing compared to when we got to here. It is truly awe inspiring to view what nature...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 777markd777
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

My parents and I climbed up the trail through the "jungle" to the viewpoint. It was pretty hard to climb and required multiple breaks to catch our breaths but it was absolutely worth it after all! The view included the valleys and the whole lake...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Roam820005
Reviewed 20 September 2018

We can imagine it to be very beautiful on a sunny (or less cloudy day). We planned to hike, but stayed in the car in stead as we drove to the view point. It was still worth it, hence the 4 stars.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 7 September 2018

The area is highly recommended for hiking. Great trails with breathtaking views every step of the way. You can do the loop and come back to your vehicle. There is a map at the viewpoint if you just ready to improvise your walk. From the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank podrozniczka60
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Very nice view of the Furnas area. You can either drive up here and stop at the viewpoint to look over the valley below, or hike up from the lake area.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Curious629939
Reviewed 21 August 2018

From this gazebo we have a delightful view to Furnas and to Lagoa das Furnas. One more stop to take awesome pics! Free parking.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank PattyDiass
Reviewed 6 August 2018

This is one of the many great viewpoints in Sao Miguel Island. Quite easy to reach, there are some other points nearby!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Alexandra K
Reviewed 4 August 2018

We hiked up to Pico do Ferro viewpoint from the caldeiros - beautiful view and 2 hour round trip hike.

Date of experience: July 2018
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7 June 2018|
Response from Benmost | Reviewed this property |
Mmm I find it hard to say. The trail is not easy and there are quite steep rises. You need physical fitness to do it. On the other hand, if the girl really likes to travel and has fitness, maybe it can be done with breaks ...