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Best things to do in Sao Miguel

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Ranked #1 of 40 attractions in Sao Miguel
Category: Bodies of Water; Outdoors
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Ranked #2 of 40 attractions in Sao Miguel
Category: Geologic Formations; Outdoors
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Ranked #3 of 40 attractions in Sao Miguel
Category: Geologic Formations; Bodies of Water; Outdoors
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Ranked #4 of 40 attractions in Sao Miguel
Category: Tourist/ Visitor Centers; Other
Owner description: Furnas Monitoring and Research Centre (CMIF), situated in the south margin of Furnas Lake, integrates a wider intervention... more » Owner description: Furnas Monitoring and Research Centre (CMIF), situated in the south margin of Furnas Lake, integrates a wider intervention that articulates, in a single transversal project, the programs and actions of the Furnas Lake Land Development and Watershed Plan (POBHLF), namely the requalification of the lake margins. Inaugurated on July 1, 2011, the Centre, designed by the renowned architect, Manuel Aires Mateus, assumed, from the outset, an important role to showcase the actions of ecological recovery undertaken to recuperate the water quality and the ecosystem of the Furnas Lake.The CMIF has a reception area where the visitor is provided with information about the project, as well as a multimedia / interactive exhibition that leads the visitors to "voyage" through the natural heritage of the Furnas valley and the lake, acquainting its geology and volcanism, the lake ecosystem and limnology and native flora and fauna.In addition, Centre is also constituted of an area of research and monitoring and the adjacent outdoor area includes a picnic zone, sanitary facilities, car park and ample green space with a captivating view of the Furnas Lake. « less
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Ranked #5 of 40 attractions in Sao Miguel
Category: Bodies of Water; Outdoors
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Igreja do Santo Cristo (Ponta Delgada)
Ranked #6 of 40 attractions in Sao Miguel
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Ilheu Vila Franca Campo (Vila Franca do Campo)
Ranked #7 of 40 attractions in Sao Miguel
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #8 of 40 attractions in Sao Miguel
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Ranked #9 of 40 attractions in Sao Miguel
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Outdoors
Owner description: Caldeira Velha is a protected area classified as a Natural Monument of Sao Miguel Natural Park and a Geosite of Azores... more » Owner description: Caldeira Velha is a protected area classified as a Natural Monument of Sao Miguel Natural Park and a Geosite of Azores Geopark. This space includes the presence of two natural swimming pools: one with a waterfall and the water is around 26°C and another one around 38°C. As a protected area of ​​the Sao Miguel Natural Park you will find a Environmental Interpretation Centre, with information about the natural history of the Azores: volcanic origin of the islands, geodiversity, biodiversity and geothermal power plants, and thermalism. You can ask your tour at the Environmental Interpretation Centre of Caldeira Velha and enjoy a relaxing bath in the natural pools. « less
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Ranked #10 of 40 attractions in Sao Miguel
Category: Bodies of Water; Outdoors
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Ponta da Ferraria (Ponta Delgada)
Ranked #11 of 40 attractions in Sao Miguel
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Jardim Antonio Borges (Ponta Delgada)
Ranked #12 of 40 attractions in Sao Miguel
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Lagoa das Empadadas (Ponta Delgada)
Ranked #13 of 40 attractions in Sao Miguel
Category: Bodies of Water; Outdoors
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Nossa Senhora da Paz (Vila Franca do Campo)
Ranked #14 of 40 attractions in Sao Miguel
Category: Religious Sites; Cultural
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Salto do Prego (Povoacao)
Ranked #15 of 40 attractions in Sao Miguel
Category: Trails; Outdoors
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Pinhal da Paz (Ponta Delgada)
Ranked #16 of 40 attractions in Sao Miguel
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Outdoors
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Portas da Cidade (Ponta Delgada)
Ranked #17 of 40 attractions in Sao Miguel
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Ranked #18 of 40 attractions in Sao Miguel
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Ranked #19 of 40 attractions in Sao Miguel
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Praia do Populo (Ponta Delgada)
Ranked #20 of 40 attractions in Sao Miguel
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Salto do Cabrito (Ribeira Grande)
Ranked #21 of 40 attractions in Sao Miguel
Category: Waterfalls; Outdoors
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Ranked #22 of 40 attractions in Sao Miguel
Jardim Jose do Canto (Ponta Delgada)
Ranked #23 of 40 attractions in Sao Miguel
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Museu Casa do Arcano (Ribeira Grande)
Ranked #24 of 40 attractions in Sao Miguel
Category: Specialty Museums; Museums
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Gruta do Carvao (Ponta Delgada)
Ranked #25 of 40 attractions in Sao Miguel
Category: Caverns/ Caves; Outdoors
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Pico Carvao (Ponta Delgada)
Ranked #26 of 40 attractions in Sao Miguel
  • Pico Carvao 11/09/2014
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Ranked #27 of 40 attractions in Sao Miguel
  • Spectacular View 09/05/2014
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Museu Militar dos Acores (Ponta Delgada)
Ranked #28 of 40 attractions in Sao Miguel
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Forte de S. Bras (Ponta Delgada)
Ranked #29 of 40 attractions in Sao Miguel
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Igreja de Sao Jose (Ponta Delgada)
Ranked #30 of 40 attractions in Sao Miguel
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