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TOP OF THE WORLD OR ON BORD OF THE INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION

SAO MICHAEL MOUNTAIN with spectacular breathtaking amazing views to the algarves paradise with... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
Cosmos N
Top of the World.

Not quite top of the world but the highest point in the locality. Quite a narrow road access with... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2017
Alan M
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Canvey Island
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“amazing views” (2 reviews)
“walk up” (2 reviews)
“highest point” (2 reviews)
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Moncarapacho, Portugal
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

SAO MICHAEL MOUNTAIN with spectacular breathtaking amazing views to the algarves paradise with wonderful views to the atlantic ocean, several islands and the beaches all around on the coastline of the Algarves natural paradise to the south, Spain to the east, and to the north...More

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Reviewed 31 October 2017

Not quite top of the world but the highest point in the locality. Quite a narrow road access with some sheer drops but a great vista from the top.

Thank Alan M
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Reviewed 2 June 2017

The only downside - unless you are a nervous passenger in a car - is the buildings and pylons on the top. However you are not there to look at the hill but to look away from it. The views are second to none on...More

Thank Sc0ttishbill
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Reviewed 18 August 2015

Imagine being at the top of the Algarve´s world, gazing the sunrise or the sunset, with the beautiful atlantic ocean at one side and the raw small mountains surrounding you. Despite of being the highest, São Miguel mountain is rather low so it is very...More

Thank andrezinho2014
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Reviewed 7 August 2015

Was recommended to visit from the owner of the villa we were staying in. The views are breathtaking - we could see our villa with our binoculars. The road to the summit is a bit scary but just take your time and it's fine. Feel...More

Thank Jeanette W
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Reviewed 11 July 2015 via mobile

See the 5 photos added, spectacular views from the top, hairy coming down but don't let that put you off, head up from the crossroads in the middle of Moncarpacho.

3  Thank Steven S
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Reviewed 22 April 2015

Choose a clear day to travel to the top of Cerro da São Miguel and you won't be disappointed. Amazing views across the whole Algarve. Good road to the top and places to park. Worth parking half way and walking the rest so you can...More

5  Thank Kathy P
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Reviewed 16 May 2014

The road to the top is twisty but the view from the top makes it with the time it takes to get there. Look back over the autoroute to the distant coast and ria formosa. You need a good day with a clear sky.... mornings...More

2  Thank CustomerConsultant
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