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If you expect more than walk down a cave, then this is not for you. Going down and have the opportunity to see how nature works into creating this amazing cave. An simple idea of how volcanoes can transform and became a wonder of nature.
there's a lot to see here, and a lot of people here to see it, so it can feel overwhelming and noisy. Would be better if they limited the number of people inside, and perhaps lead guided tours so you actually knew what you were...More
For those interested in volcanology, the Algar is impressive, deep and mysterious with the lake at its bottom level. A combination ticket is sold for visitors of the nearby lava tunnels (not seen this time as we've seen plenty of them in Washington state and...More
We went on a half-day tour out of Angra do Heroismo to this volcano at Algar do Carvao, the lava one at Gruta do Natal and the sulphur fields - great trip. The inside of this volcano is breathtaking. You will be descending and climbing...More
Loved it here - amazing experience to go into a volcano! There are some steps, but we are not in good shape and were able to come back up with some breaks along the way. Absolutely great - highly recommended as a must do activity...More
Hawaii, Iceland, and the Azores, so far. Well worth doing. The other volcano, which is a different type is also worth the effort, just keep your helmet on and duck your head ! This one opens to the sky and the minerals and growth on...More
My husband is claustrophobic.
We both had bad backs and were hobbling on this trip [and we're not young].
So, the thought of going down a bunch of steps [what goes down must go up], hoisting our fat selves up... seemed daunting. Until you get...More