The Blue Island of Azores
Volcanoes that evoke lunar landscapes, craters that shelter rare and endangered habitats, black sand beaches and whaling harbors are all places that tell stories that reveal our ancestral relationship with the sea. Find it all on this island that offers you pure nature and the cosmopolitan charm of a city of sailors. Learn more
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Hiking trails, diving, whale watching, bike or horseback riding, exploring volcano craters, swimming with dolphins, walking around the city of Horta, sailing…
Happening in Faial
Horta a city of navigators
Located in a beautiful bay, the city of Horta has a cosmopolitan atmosphere that radiates from its mythical and colorful Marina to the restaurants, museums, cafes, stores, squares, parks and beaches.