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Miradouro do Salto do Cavalo

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19 Nov 2018
“Great view”
29 Jul 2018
“Split view of both the north and south side of the island as well as Furnas”
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Pico do Salto do Cavalo, Povoacao, Sao Miguel, Portugal
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Reviewed 19 November 2018 via mobile

Quite a stunning view if you’re lucky with the weather. Beautiful panoramic view of the island. Not so busy as many of the other viewpoints, so we could really take it all in. Location is wrong in TripAdvisor map. It’s on São Miguel island.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Helschip
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Quiet viewpoint from where you can see both north and south sides of the island as well as Furnas volcano including down to the lagoa (lake), the town and the perimeter of the crater. Having a really good zoom (35X) on a camera or a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Deborah T
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

The summit of this road across the island easily has some of the best views we saw, including Lagoa das Furnas. You might even see the rare Azorean bullfinch on the way. We had the road practically to ourselves and the glorious viewpoint. It looks...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank fmck49
Reviewed 19 August 2017

if you want to see northern and southern seas in S Miguel island this is a nice spot weather permitting. it has a different perspective to Furnas surrounded by different type of vegetation. Go on to Salga or come don to Furnas, otherwise use the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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