We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Salto do Cabrito

Ribeira Grande, Sao Miguel, Portugal
Website
Save
Book In Advance
More Info
US$ 69.47*
and up
Walking Tour: Ribeira Funda and Furnas from Ponta Delgada
More Info
US$ 113.67*
and up
Fogo Lake Quad Bike Full Day Small-Group Tour with Lunch
More Info
US$ 53.05*
and up
Half-Day 4WD Tour to Lagoa do Fogo
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cabrito” (10 reviews)
“power plant” (5 reviews)
“steep road” (3 reviews)
LOCATION
Ribeira Grande, Sao Miguel, Portugal
CONTACT
Website
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (293)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 60 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

For those of us not comfortable driving a manual car you may want to avoid this spot or else park at the top of the hill Well marked off the main road to Lagoa do Fogo the road is very steep esp if you meet...More

Thank Lesterbeach
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

This is definitely the best waterfall on the island. Easy accessible. Go upstairs to look it from the above.

Thank Maciej H
Reviewed 9 November 2017

From Ribeira Grande (north central town in Sao Miguel) travel east towards EN5-2A (the road that takes you to Logoa Do Fogo (Fire Lake). Go south a few miles on EN5-2A until you see a sign that reads Salto do Cabrito on your left. Follow...More

1  Thank cdoros22
Reviewed 25 October 2017

While the trail was mostly uphill and could have been slippery in the rain we were lucky to have visited on a dry day. The falls were worth the hike and we sat on a rock on the shore and enjoyed our picnic lunch while...More

1  Thank Mama-Kz
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

We walked the entire trail, and it was so worth it. The views were incredible and it felt like we were walking the set of Jurassic Park! From 1930’s Dam’s and C20th power stations there was so much to look at! Swimming in the waterfall...More

Thank jenny_hatton
Reviewed 19 October 2017

I read so many reviews that made us think twice before about driving the car down to the waterfall. Don't listen to them. The road is tight; however, it is very safe to drive right down to the waterfall and back up. Make sure you...More

Thank lindawojcik
Reviewed 16 October 2017

This waterfall is out of the way and 'hidden' behind a power plant. It is well worth the stop if you are in the area.

Thank Bestadidas_Traveller
Reviewed 8 October 2017

It was a bit tricky to find - google maps took us to a closed off gate, all the reviews said you can drive all the way to the waterfall so we were very confused! But we got out and took the path down to...More

Thank Holly M
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

This hike is a little tricky to get to but once you have parked, there is a small hike by the hot springs and cozido spots which takes you into the forest for a nice walk where you can overlook some old caves from high...More

Thank Neil F
Reviewed 25 September 2017

We were recommended to try to find this waterfall by a man in a shoe shop in Ponte Delgarda.....we went to thank him the next day! WHAT pure magic it was finding this natural beauty....down a VERY long road! However, as my title might lead...More

1  Thank HERMOSAMARIPOSA1
PreviousNext
123456
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 41 hotels in Sao Miguel
Santa Barbara Eco-Beach Resort
134 reviews
5.36 km away
Altamira
8 reviews
8.59 km away
Caloura Hotel Resort
431 reviews
9.09 km away
Pestana Bahia Praia
383 reviews
9.34 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Restaurante da Associacao Agricola de Sao Miguel
2,479 reviews
6.35 km away
Tukatula Bar
404 reviews
4.76 km away
Restaurante Mare Cheia
91 reviews
5.31 km away
Alabote
1,227 reviews
4.01 km away
Nearby Attractions
Environmental Interpretation Centre of Caldeira Velha
727 reviews
1.43 km away
Fabrica de Cha Porto Formoso
204 reviews
6.59 km away
Minuvida Azores Experiences
28 reviews
7.66 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
lindawojcik
29 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Mito_Fernandes | Reviewed this property |
Hi. The weather in the Azores is alittle unpredictable at a long term, but usually we have good weather, nice temperature, but bring some warm clothes, just in case... About activities there are several companies specialized... More
1
Vote
Google Translation
wnchung
26 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Mito_Fernandes | Reviewed this property |
Hi there. First of all, and as an Azorian, let me congratulate you on your great choice on coming to the Azores! :-D About your question, yes. As the other persons here said, it is possible to drive right to the waterfall... More
2
Votes