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Address: Sao Miguel, Portugal
Phone Number: 351296584436
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Furnas is a unique place. The best: you can see volcano waters in full activity and even cook your own lunch in the volcanic soil ( ask more info in the surrounding restaurants... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
Madrid, Spain

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Madrid, Spain
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Furnas is a unique place. The best: you can see volcano waters in full activity and even cook your own lunch in the volcanic soil ( ask more info in the surrounding restaurants). Dont´t miss this place.

Thank Isacarrefour
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Natural hot spa and traditional food cooked in the hot tubes. Don't really liked the taste but I had to try :) the lake near by is amazing with the old abandon church next to it (like the crimson peak movie house :)) they also have nice garden, combination of evergreens and Autumn colors; we had less of Sun but... More 

Thank Petar A
Bridgnorth, United Kingdom
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72 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A fascinating place if you have never witnessed any volcanic activity. The gardens were full of different types of fumerols. We went to the hot springs called Poca da Dona Beija at E3.00 each an absolute bargain. These springs are clearer than others in the town which means that your swim suit has less chance of being marked by the... More 

Thank HeatherKeeling
Lake District, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Steam coming out of the ground, water bubbling, the smell of sulphur and wonderful walks by the lake. There is also a Monitoring and Investigation Centre where you can learn all about the project to try and reverse the eutrophication of the lake caused by introducing carp to the lake many years ago.

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115 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent the day at Furnas with a tour group through Futurismo. We walked around the lake that forms the center of the volcanic basin. It was very flat and leisurely. At the end, we had a chance to see our cozido meal being taken out of the ground. The heat underground here is so hot that stews are placed... More 

1 Thank jenandcody
Bristol, Rhode Island
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17 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel backs up to the Terra Nostra Botanical Garden and as a hotel guest, you get free access to the gorgeous garden and thermal pool. The hotel provides special towels to use at the thermal pool because the sulphur in the water there would stain their white towels (beware—it will also stain your bathing suit!). The botanical garden is... More 

2 Thank EastCoaster02809
Toronto, Canada
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43 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Furnas is a beautiful small European town in Sao Miguel. It is about a 45 minute drive from Ponta Delgada and is definitely worth the trip. We visited Furnas towards the end of October and although it drizzled on and off most days, we still had a wonderful visit. Furnas is known for its hot springs which we visited at... More 

1 Thank HelenNoel23
Windsor, Canada
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52 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We rented a car and no GPS!!! But we had a map....what a concept and yes we found furnas.....and what a find. We all loved it here. The sights are amazing, bring your camera. It is a gorgeous village and everyone so friendly. The colour of the Lake is an amazing emerald! The over all feeling in Furnas is peacefulness.....The... More 

Thank AcaChaparrita
Foz do Arelho, Portugal
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16 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The sulphorous geysers and vents in this place are really worth a visit. There are guard rails around the wooden walkways that surround the vents and geysers. The place is disabled person friendly. There are many feral cats in the park, local vendors sell small bags of cat biscuits to enable visitors to feed the cats. There is ample parking... More 

2 Thank Mike T
Dayton, Ohio
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9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015 via mobile

Very interesting peaceful place. From geisers to hot pools Spent hours at the natural hot pools. Watched geisers bubble. And ate food that was actually cooked underground. Tasted pretty good😀. If you go to the Azores, this is a must see to really appreciate. And take your bathing suit

Thank Paige1956

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