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Lagoa das Empadadas

Lagoa das Empadadas | Sao Miguel, Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel 9240-113, Portugal
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Lagoa das Empadadas | Sao Miguel, Ponta Delgada, Sao Miguel 9240-113, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were encouraged to hike this trail instead of the longer one around Sete Cidades. It was a mistake. The trail map is poor and the treacherous hike in a stream coming down the mountain not worth the lake views, especially since you can drive...More

Thank Mama-Kz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This lake was a beautiful stop for a picnic. There really isn't anything to do here except walk around a large lake so if you are looking for a lot of hiking opportunities, this would not a be a good spot.

Thank Bestadidas_Traveller
Reviewed 25 September 2017

NO! There are no restaurants or food places here at all!....just beauty by the lakeful! We had made some homemade butties to take on our drive out of Ponta Delgarda and were on the lookout for somewhere peaceful to stop and have a munch! THIS...More

Reviewed 1 August 2017

The lakes were utterly still and the trees reflections in the mirrored water were beautiful - the moss growing around the sides of the lakes were the most amazing luminous green ! loved it

Thank carse66
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We stopped here on our tour and walked the short path to the waters edge. It was a picturesque vista that we really enjoyed.

Thank Lorraine D
Reviewed 31 May 2017

We did the 4.9 km Serra Devassa hike (PRC05SMI) to see the crater lakes around and including Lagoa Empadadas. The hike had a few climbs but less than 100 meters - and had spectacular views. Lagoa Empadadas was near the end of the hike- a...More

Thank NMMc
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Been here on the way to Sete Cidades. It was in the morning around 9am. The atmosphere was eerie the lake was surrounded by a thick fog. Good for a few picture.

Thank MrMarch
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We were totally surprised by how lovely this area is! We parked outside the gate, along the road and walked to the lakes along a gravel road (only about 10 min to the lakes) and arrived at the lakes with no one else there, it...More

Thank goodie71
Reviewed 18 April 2017

You need some good legs to get here, and must be careful with the slippery ground. it's like a mirror and you see the trees reflected all around.

Thank Ana M
Reviewed 8 March 2017

We came here on our Jeep tour T4W and the mist was rising from the lakes. The greenery and peace of the spot is unbelievable. The moss is so saturated you can squeeze water from it. There are 3 ancient volcanic chimneys in the lakes...More

Thank SuePT
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