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Furnas do Enxofre

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Porto Judeu, Terceira, Portugal
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US$50,33*
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4-Hour Terceira Caving Adventure
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US$61,65*
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Volcano Tour
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good46%
  • Average25%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“walk around” (3 reviews)
“short hike” (2 reviews)
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Porto Judeu, Terceira, Portugal
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"volcanic activity"
in 5 reviews
"walk around"
in 3 reviews
"short hike"
in 2 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 4 reviews
"volcanic area"
in 2 reviews
"takes about minutes"
in 2 reviews
"our tour guide"
in 3 reviews
"picnic area"
in 2 reviews
"bad smell"
in 2 reviews
"light jacket"
in 2 reviews
"mineral deposits"
in 2 reviews
"sulfur"
in 15 reviews
"vents"
in 8 reviews
"ground"
in 10 reviews
"earth"
in 10 reviews
"fumaroles"
in 4 reviews
"trail"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This was pretty neat. It's a boardwalk that takes you around a smoldering volcano. You can see where the vegetation died off. You can smell the sulfur as it rises out of the ground. At one point you can bend down and feel how hot...More

Thank Theresa M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A short walk in an enclosed pathway allows you to see Mother Nature in action. This is not a spectacle of gigantic proportions, however one can appreciate that the island indeed volcanic.

Thank ogg12
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The smell wasn't as bad as I was expecting, however it was only early march. The weather wasn't the most favorable the day we went but we took the short route walk around. This is an awesome natural attraction to see the smoke rising from...More

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Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

This is a nice little place to visit on Terceira. The plants are unusual here because they must be able to tolerate the sulfur rich air. Many plant are discolored here. It does smell a bit but it is cool to see the steam venting...More

Thank Yelohamer
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Reviewed 11 January 2018

Interesting natural attraction. This site with many steaming sulphur fumaroles is good example to the volcanic origin on this Island. As you walk around you can see smoke that comes from the ground and how the ground change colour. All this give you an idea...More

Thank luiza c
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

Beautiful place, great little walk, interesting geography. Perfect for families or if you have older family members that don't want to go on some of the more strenuous hikes.

Thank Ingrid S
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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Everything on Texiera is easy to find once you learn your way on a few of the main roads and orient yourself to your home base; ours was Angra. We enjoyed going here as part of a three attraction ticket. It’s very wild and in...More

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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Amazing! Holes that went down thousands of feet! Smoke coming up from deep in the earth! Fascinating!

Thank O6486AJcraigb
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Reviewed 30 December 2017

We went here with our private tour guide, Gui Bruges from Tourist Activities. He is an amazing tour guide. This was amazing to see.

Thank beth190
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Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Great spot to explore! We got here via our tour guide, Gui, Azores 38n - this was one of our first stops on a full day tour. Gui had lots of historical and geographical explanations about the spot. I highly recommend!

Thank Tiesa G
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