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Ilha das Flores Things to Do: 10 reviews and 12 photos

Santa Cruz - Ilha das Flores
Santa Cruz

Nice town with beautiful buildings like the Church of Nossa Senhora da Conceição (one of the most imposing churches of the Açores) and the Church of São Boaventura (17th cent., valuable baroque building, part pf the Franciscan Monastery). There is also an ethnographical museum.

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Lajes

Picturesque town and fishing port surrounded by green fields. Here you can visit the chapel of Nossa Senhora das Angústias (18th cent.), the church of Nossa Senhora dos Remédios (18th cent.) and the church of Senhora do Rósario.

Review Helpfulness: 3 out of 5 stars

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Poço do Bacalhau - Ilha das Flores
Poço do Bacalhau

In Fajã grande, it is a natural pool where it is possible to have a bath.

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Waterfall of Ribeira Grande - Ilha das Flores
Waterfall of Ribeira Grande

In Fajãzinha, it drops hundreds of meters.

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Waterfalls - Ilha das Flores
Waterfalls

On no other Azorean island I've seen so many and so beautiful waterfalls as here in Flores. Between Fajãzinha and Ponta da Fajã there are almost 20 waterfalls

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Sete lagoas (Seven lakes) - Ilha das Flores
Sete lagoas (Seven lakes)

In the central part of the island there are seven lakes: Funda, Branca, Seca, Comprida, Rasa, Lomba, Funda das Lajes. The nature surrounding the lakes is breathtaking: the green of the valleys, the hydrangeas, the azaleas, the small roses…

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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Rocha dos Bordões - Ilha das Flores
Rocha dos Bordões

High peak created by the solidification of basaltic lava into vertical fluting.

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