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Parque Florestal do Capelo

Er 1-1 | Capelo, Horta, Faial Island, Portugal
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Beautiful well kept area with great BBQ pits, eating & play areas and...

Lava edged walkways with tree shaded areas. Many tables to eat at and several BBQ pits for... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2017
M J
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Shropshire, United Kingdom
An amazing resource situated mid-way between the Calderia and the Capelinhos

We've visited a number of these forest parks in four different Azorean islands. This is certainly... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2016
mikeedeedee
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Darlington
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20 May 2017
“Beautiful well kept area with great BBQ pits, eating & play areas and...”
7 Jul 2016
“An amazing resource situated mid-way between the Calderia and the Capelinhos”
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Er 1-1 | Capelo, Horta, Faial Island, Portugal
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Reviewed 20 May 2017

Lava edged walkways with tree shaded areas. Many tables to eat at and several BBQ pits for cooking. Well maintained play areas for small children. Deer and peacocks along with lots of natural flora and fauna. Clean and well kept shower and toilet area. Bike...More

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Reviewed 7 July 2016

We've visited a number of these forest parks in four different Azorean islands. This is certainly one of the best. There are numerous barbecue facilities and the loos are worth five stars in their own right! There is also a 2 kilometre bike trail and...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

This is a fun place to go for a barbeque towards the base of the caldeira. Lots of families abound, and there are walks to go on if you want to.

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Reviewed 12 August 2014

we only got there on the last day sadly. It has lot of barbecue spots with wood and grills. Parking is separated. Bathrooms cleaned up. And there is also a museum of a rural tipical house.

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Reviewed 9 August 2014

Lots is here: the volcanic eruption, the subsequent emigration, whaling. The exhibits are 3.5 out of 5 due to the over-emphasis on technical volcanic things. Be sure to go up in the lighthouse. There's some nice walking in the area. Plus there's a funky swimming...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2013

Faial un general its not over explored turistically. you can easaly spent a all days around. Near the levada that is a great walk for half a day

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Reviewed 30 July 2013

If you enjoy nature and want to relax by yourselves or with the family this is a great place to visit. Free wood for the various bbq's throughout the park, wc's and picnic tables. A nice day spent with the family and a short drive...More

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