Lagoa do Fogo
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Quinta Altamira

Quinta Altamira

Tourist apartments, located in a large space of nature, on the south coast of the island of São Miguel.

Due to the central location is ideal for exploring the whole island.

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Where - São Miguel Island Date - August 20 to 24 August + Details
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Where - Astronomical Observatory of Santana Date - August 27 Time - 21:30 + Details

This is an activity by appointment , so you must register in advance to participate. To do this, on one or several dates, phone us at 296 492 764 or follow this link to fill out the form.

In 2014, and after the success of this activity in the summer of 2013, the Astronomical Observatory of Santana - Azores shall provide a monthly night for a reserved observation and, as such , is most suitable for families, although open to all .

So if you want a fun night with Astronomy theme, we will have telescopes for observing the night sky in the planetarium sessions for all ages, exhibits and games for the younger ones. There will be a small meal to ensure a break. Tonight ensures a visit together with our technical and an open space for the group experience, talk and learn.

The realization of this activity depends on a minimum number of 10 enrolled and has a limit of 25 per session enrolled. The inscription has a value of 2.5 € for children under 13 years and € 5 for registered 13 years of age or older, and must be made prior to the date of activity Wednesday, the enrollees being warned yesterday the activity on the achievement or not of this.


Where - Museu Casa do Arcano Date - June 26 to 30 August + Details
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SUMMER 2014 @ Ribeira Grande

Where - Ribeira Grande Date - July 1 to 2 September + Details
VERÃO 2014 - RG


Where - Teatro Ribeiragrandense Date - September 22 to 27 September + Details


Lagoa do Fogo

Lagoa do Fogo is one of the biggest lagoons in the Azores and the second largest of the São Miguel island, classified as a natural reserve since 1974. Lagoa do Fogo, occupies a large crater of a inactive volcano, named Fogo. This volcano forms the great volcanic barrier of the Água de Pau Mountain, located in the center of the island of Sao Miguel. This whole area is surrounded by a dense vegetation.