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I was on a tour to Santana ... stopped here for some outstanding views of the valley below with Porto da Cruz and 500 metre high Penha d'Aguia mountain. Also picked up some reasonably priced honey at the stand, and 3 Euro glass of Poncha...More
Found this by accident a few years ago, and now we have discovered it again. The weather luckily was very good today .. no clouds, so we had an awesome view from very high up (over 600m) down to the bay of Porto Da Cruz...More
Have been here twice. First time we were staying Santo da Serra and came down by taxi. Second time a friend drove me here for a Verada walk in the Laurisilva forest.
There is no doubting that this is one of the most spectacular views...More
One of the best views of the north east towns and the coast - Port da Cruz and Faial feature prominently. As taxi drivers seem intent on touting for business, keeping calm and composed for photographs and the experience is not always easy. Still worth...More
We stopped on our way between Machico and Porto da Cruz, definitely worth the visit for the stunning views! We also had fab lunch there. Easy car park and not much walking involved. The clouds and fog just fly by 100times a minute, one can...More