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Estrada Regional Do Sul, Lagoa Das Furnas | Caldeiras Das Furnas, Sao Miguel 9675, Portugal
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Reviewed 15 September 2019 via mobile

We hiked all the way around the lake and enjoyed the wood sculptures, the forest, and the lake views. We got there early and the parking lot (on the north side of the lake) was mostly filled by the time we returned (> 5 mile...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 8 September 2019

Furnas Lake is one of many beautiful lakes that are easily accessible to visit on Sao Miguel island. As with the other lakes, it is worthwhile to visit Furnas Lake as part of a wide hike or day trip in the area.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Tony M
Reviewed 23 August 2019 via mobile

They charge a two Euro entry fee per person. Takes about thirty minutes to walk around and see the cauldrons. There’s a lake adjoining it with kayaks to rent. There is also a local restaurant that cooks food in the ground near the hot areas....More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank 301ericw
Reviewed 16 August 2019

This is a very picturesque lake setting; there is a small parking charge at either end of the lake and you can walk around it, through pretty parkland and woodland. At one end there is a small gothic chapel set in attractive gardens (small fee);...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank P4lin
Reviewed 7 June 2019 via mobile

When you are in Furnas, it is a must to walk around the lake and end up by the hot springs. It is a very pleasant walk with beautiful views and many “Kodak moments”. There were a lot of flowers and interesting trees on the...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank TRyana
Reviewed 21 May 2019

The park offers no maps and very, very few signs! So download or bring one. There are two paths that can be taken, a higher one that provides allegedly great views and higher effort, or a nearly flat one that circumnavigates the lake. We took...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank TravelerJLB
Reviewed 18 May 2019

This lagoon is far from being as interesting as many others in São Miguel but you must go there if you plan to visit Furnas. There are many otherworldly things to see in here and it will take longer to satisfy our curiosity that one...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank saraconstanca
Reviewed 12 May 2019 via mobile

We went a walk around the park and finished our walk in the cafe. A superb walk where you can see beautiful plants, wood sculptures and a waterfall.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Mandy M
Reviewed 21 November 2018 via mobile

Quite a large, clear lake. Very peaceful and beautiful. Many opportunities for a picnic or a stroll along the water.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 12 November 2018

We stopped at Lagoa das Furnas on our drive around the western part of Sao Miguel. To park and visit the calderas there is a 2 Euro charge per person.

Date of experience: November 2018
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