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Came here first time in March on a trip from the day-Trip boat. Only stopped about five minutes... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rugeley, United Kingdom
Probably the best view of the island

Probably the best view of the island. From here you can see virtually the whole island - the... read more

Reviewed August 26, 2018
Epsom, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here first time in March on a trip from the day-Trip boat. Only stopped about five minutes! This time used the “Cabriolet” bus tour by the local bus company on the island. A bargain at €8 for two hours and we stopped a good...More

Thank SilverNomad04
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

Probably the best view of the island. From here you can see virtually the whole island - the marina, the hotels, the golf course and the airport. There are also some windmills that you can go and explore. You'll only need 10-15mins but well worth...More

Thank LGBfund
Reviewed August 20, 2018

Well worth a visit either bus, car or cycle if you dare. You get a great perspective of the Island with clear views for miles

Thank mike u
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Easy to get to and with multiple views of the beachfront life and old fashioned windmills, this is definitely worth a stop on your island tour.

Thank James P
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

A fantastic viewing point. We had a view of most of the island. This is the last stop on the jeep tour which I would thoroughly recommend doing.

Thank CBalcombe
Reviewed June 12, 2018

With plenty of parking, the almost panoramic view from here is amazing. The entire side of the Island can be seen from here, all the way to Calheta at the far end. Look out for your hotel! Look down in the other direction towards the...More

Thank 2mercury
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

We walked from Pico Branco to the centre, and we came across this viewpoint on the way. It was a lovely day, and we had a great view of the port, mountains, and the centre. If you’re driving, there is place to park.

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Reviewed February 11, 2018

Almost the whole island is visible from here - from the marina (just below the viewpoint) up to Ponta da Calheta, including the sandy beach on the southern coast, the small airfield, Vila Baleira and other urban areas. It offers perfect opportunities for great photos...More

Thank Nik R
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

We rented a car and stopped here in order to take some pictures. The view is amazing. You can see the harbor from the top and also the whole island with beach 🏖

Thank Sven V
Reviewed October 3, 2017

Great place to use the telephoto lens, marvellous views of the island and the seashore. Just stand and stare at the views

Thank Mike F
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