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Furnas

Sao Miguel, Portugal
+351 296 584 436
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Walking Tour: Ribeira Funda and Furnas from Ponta Delgada
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Canoeing at Furnas Lake
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Full-Day Furnas Tour: Lake Fumaroles and Thermal Pools 4x4
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“terra nostra” (50 reviews)
“hot springs” (98 reviews)
“cocido” (51 reviews)
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Sao Miguel, Portugal
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+351 296 584 436
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1 - 10 of 369 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

So what if the smell of sulphur might taint one of your senses this place is soooo worth the trip. You absolutely Must have a cozido ( delicious hot pot of mouthwatering meats and vegetables) simmering for 6 hrs under the hot earth soil. Be...More

Thank dkmg55
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent an hour walking around Furnas after having lunch here. There are obviously many hot springs and with it the strong smell of sulphur, although not as bad as what Id thought, it comes and goes. We stumbled across a small tea room called...More

Thank cmchilds
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great walk around the lake - at least 1.30 hours at a slow pace ! Trainers definitely needed as walking on soil loose gravel etc but very safe walking and pretty much flat all the way Look out for all the wood carvings around the...More

Thank carse66
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We followed the official trail from Furnas village to the lake and around, stopping to see the stew pots cooking in the hot springs. It was the only rainy day of our holiday but we continued with our walk as it was a mainly warm...More

Thank maureen1_12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Bad smell but fascinating. Forrest around is like from jurrasic park or a fairytail. The food the cook with the heat of the volcanic activity is very basic and ruff.

Thank Randi G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very interesting with it's hot springs, beautiful gardens, various restaurants, enjoy walking through this beautiful area.

Thank Janice B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice small park in the city of Furnas with geothermal springs. If you are in São Miguel, it's a must.

Thank MarcioL
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This place is a must to see. Stinks of rotten eggs but so worth the visit. Just to see the volcanic bubbles is awesome.

1  Thank Nelia M
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Furnas has gardens, hot springs, restaurants, lagoons, hiking, strolling, picknicking and pleasant town center. No shortage of ways to enjoy this area. Everything is close by car.

Thank must_travel_soon_10
Reviewed 4 July 2017

I was enthusiastic about Furnas; a big volcanic lake, a beautiful botanical garden with thermal lake, forests, wild birds strolling among visitors to ask for food, nice restaurant, volcanic phenomena in many places (release of steam and hydrogen sulfide), strange rivulets, ferruginous waters, there is...More

Thank Sorin D
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Charmaine F
24 May 2017|
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Response from Darlene A | Reviewed this property |
Terra Nostra Hotel in Furnas is fabulous with a lovely restaurant. You are right at the park and have access for nice walks before or after park hours. The Talisman in Ponta Delgada is also fabulous with a lovely restaurant.
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Veronica F
18 August 2016|
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Response from Danny d | Reviewed this property |
Oh, sure, car parking is not a problem in Furnas or any other place on Sao Miguel
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29 July 2016|
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Response from turnerj09 | Reviewed this property |
It is on the island of Sao Miguel in the Azores. We flew directly from England but I understand there is a flight to Ponte del Garda ( the capital ) from Faro. Furnas is about a 40min taxi ride away from that airport. Well... More
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