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All reviews ponta da manicured gardens beautiful garden the east coast picnic benches beautiful lookout sao miguel barbecue trees viewpoint spot moss cat petting sunrise island views
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

and well worth the stop. There were several tour buses here so they obviously take it seriously. Parking on site and great views.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank chimayred
Reviewed October 20, 2018

Five minutes south of Miradouro Ponta do Sossego, just by the road you'll find this spot. I would recommend visiting both. This spot has more of a "forest feeling" with more trees and different levels to walk down on the mountain side. No charge for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mikoMS
Reviewed October 17, 2018

We visited the Miradouro da Ponta da Madrugada because we had read (and had also been advised by our hotel Receptionist) that it was a good place for photographing sunrise and sunset. Being keen photographers, we thought we would check it out before making an...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank FiftyFifty5050
Reviewed September 20, 2018

Not as nice as Ponta Sossego, but still worth the stop. Beautiful views of cliffs wherever one looks. Very clean and a great place for a picnic or barbecue. Supposedly it's a great place for sunsets, but we didn't risk it as we had to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank HCovik
Reviewed September 6, 2018

This place reminds me of Ponta do Sossego. Well organized and tended too. Beautiful lookout. A family friendly destination for an afternoon barbecue.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank podrozniczka60
Reviewed August 31, 2018

You can't go wrong stopping at any miradouro (viewpoint) on Sao Miguel, but the ones in the Northeast/East of the island are particularly spectacular, with amazing views of the high cliffs in this area. Definitely worth a stop!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank igal27
Reviewed August 21, 2018

This gazebo is big and the view is beautiful. It's perfect to do a barbecue! Has tables to enjoy the meal. Small park available.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank PattyDiass
Reviewed June 13, 2018

This place has a beautiful garden between the main road and the viewpoint. Nice place to do a picnic. If you love cats you can find lots of them in here.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Cristina_Hugo
Reviewed March 19, 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely spot to stop for a short break. The gardens are beautiful and the views are breathtaking. You truly feel like you are in the clouds. There are a few cats wandering around and you will hear birds and smell the fragrant...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Mandy007
Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

We stopped and enjoyed the incredible scenery. It really wasn’t warm enough to stay for long. But if it was warmer we would have enjoyed a picnic lunch there. They also have a washroom which is handy. Beautiful gardens and pathways to walk.

Date of experience: March 2018
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