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São Miguel East Full Day Tour with Furnas Including Lunch
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São Miguel East Full Day Tour with Furnas Including Lunch

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Eastern São Miguel boasts unique landscapes and attractions, but ticking them all off can be difficult. Travel with ease to these remote locations on a full-day tour from Ponta Delgada. Visit Nossa Senhora da Paz, Furnas Lake, Vila Franca do Campo, Pico do Ferro viewpoint, and Ribeira dos Caldeirões. Enjoy a “cozido” lunch and relax at natural wonders with a small group. Hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
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ROCruiser wrote a review Mar. 2020
Claremont, California4,537 contributions450 helpful votes
We spent a couple of hours here on a drizzly morning when our cruise ship docked here overnight. What a pleasant surprise! Not a huge museum but it was fun climbing up and down the fort going in and out the exhibition halls. 3E general admission but 1E for seniors. Group rate for 10 or more also 1E each. Personnel was very friendly and accommodating. Would love to go back one day.
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Date of experience: November 2019
finelady44 wrote a review Nov. 2019
Torquay, United Kingdom53 contributions24 helpful votes
We had wanted to visit this place for two years. Didn`t quite make it last time. We enjoyed everything about this place. They had lots of military artifacts to look at and it was well kept. I want to go back, next time i am in the area. The guy on the desk was nice to talk too. It was very good at 3.00 Euros each to get in. Well worth it. I would have liked to see some of the artifacts with English wording as well as Portuguese, but it didn`t matter. The quality of the exhibits was very high.
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Date of experience: November 2019
Marlene M wrote a review Oct. 2019
Manasquan, NJ238 contributions72 helpful votes
As a retired American Soldier I always visit military museums. However, i do have more knowledge of American history than I do of other countries. This museum really made me realize that other countries have their own history and their own pride in their soldiers. The Portuguese have fought in many wars and insurrections, and have served in UN peace keeping missions. This outpost of Portugal, so far from the mainland keeps alive the memory of that service. The museum is on an active military post and should me a must see for this island.
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Date of experience: September 2019
bc64 wrote a review Sep. 2019
Warrington26 contributions28 helpful votes
3 Euros entrance fee and worth every cent. There is a wide range of military equipment on show and although only small it is excellent value for money.
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Date of experience: September 2019
ERIC W wrote a review Aug. 2019
Knoxville, Tennessee4,024 contributions337 helpful votes
Well worth the three euros per person entry fee. Has a wonderful museum filled with military artifacts and wonderful views of the harbor and city. Takes about an hour or two to really see it all
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Date of experience: August 2019
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