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  1. Portugal
  2. Sao Miguel
  3. Ponta Delgada

Walking Tours: Salto do Prego - Sanguinho

Product ID: 170050
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On this walking tour, you will have the chance to visit an old village that protected the locals from pirates and also see a mesmerizing waterfall.
About this activity
Duration 4 hours
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  • Admire the waterfall
  • See the coast of the island
  • Explore the old village
  • Observe the endemic and wild vegetation
  • Bathe in the hot springs
Full description
This is a medium difficulty walking trail, with an extension of 4.5km and a duration of 2 hours. On this tour, you will go along the coast of the island to reach Povoação village, where you will have the chance to stop at some beautiful viewpoints and also have a short break to visit the village itself. Povoação was the first place to be populated in São Miguel island, in the XV Century.

This walking trail starts and finishes in the Faial da Terra parish. Along this trail you will see an old village that protected the locals from pirates and also a mesmerizing waterfall.

After finishing this trail you will return through the south coast of the island and, depending on the time, you may have the chance to bathe in the hot springs of Furnas.
  • Insurance
  • Pick-up and drop off
  • Still water bottle
  • Hiking stick
  • First aid kit

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Please bring comfortable clothes. Depending on the season, please also bring a rain coat, sunscreen and swimsuit.
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Green Corner Tours

Product ID: 170050