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Great view

Great view of the island from the top of the mountain. Steps are steep but handrails are there so... read more

Reviewed October 18, 2018
Santa Rosa, California
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Olağanüstü manzara noktası , okyanusa mutlaka buradan bakın / Magnificent view point , take a look... read more

Reviewed January 22, 2018
Istanbul, Turkey
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“Great view”
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Urbanizacao Ilha do Sol, Vila do Porto, Santa Maria 9580-434, Portugal
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Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

Great view of the island from the top of the mountain. Steps are steep but handrails are there so easy access.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

Olağanüstü manzara noktası , okyanusa mutlaka buradan bakın / Magnificent view point , take a look to ocean from here.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank selcuksoneru
Reviewed June 16, 2017

Tallest hill on Santa Maria rewarding us with a great view of the island. The day we went up the top was clear but interesting to see the clouds surround the island but clear beyond them. A viewpoint that gives a good perspective of the...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed October 25, 2016

First a drive and then some steps up to the top.. well worth it..it is like looking at two different islands sandwiched together.. one side to the north green and very scenic the other side the south side of the island a flat plain..where the...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Ginie S
Reviewed September 28, 2016

Nice ride or walk upt to the top. Pico Alto hosts some communication artefacts and radar from the Portuguese Ministry of Defense but the compound is not closed and you can even park the car there and walk to the next view point. Total view...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank José F
Reviewed June 20, 2016

You can drive almost to the top of this mountain on a tar,but curvy,road.A short walk takes you to some very nice views all around the island.

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed February 13, 2016 via mobile

A beautiful drive to the top, but totally smothered in cloud when we topped out. Need to come back in summer as the summit didn't clear during our 3 days on the island.

Date of experience: February 2016
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Reviewed June 7, 2014

The highest point of Santa Maria, a short drive up followed with a walk up the mountain. Once you get there you can see the entire island and the ocean surrounding it, stunning.

Date of experience: April 2014
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Reviewed February 13, 2014

Beautiful. It is the highest place in Santa Maria. At the top I saw coast to coast, including the different terrain.

Date of experience: February 2014
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