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Address: Freguesia da Se, Angra do Heroismo, Terceira, Portugal
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Nice view, good place to take a walk

You can walk up this trail or drive up, at the top there's a great view of the city and surrounding area.

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Boston, MA
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Boston, MA
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16 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

You can walk up this trail or drive up, at the top there's a great view of the city and surrounding area.

Thank TravelingMom62
Barrington, Rhode Island
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This was the most spectacular hike I've ever done (and I've done some). The views are amazing. But you also come across some incredible and surprising scenes, like deer that will come within inches of you, castles (okay- ancient forts), playgrounds, ... so much to see. My wife dubbed it "Magical" and I couldn't find a better word.

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Plymouth, Minnesota
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81 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a beautiful view of the entire city of Angra but barely any documentation about the area to read about the history, learn about the area etc. It was interesting to see the WWII anti-aircraft guns but there was nothing providing further explanation on things like why they were there, if they were ever used, their role etc. It... More 

Thank Laurie L
Lisbon, Portugal
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36 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

A little mountain just in front of the city os Angra do Heroísmo. All green as everything in Terceira island.

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SF, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 700 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There is a road that leads all the way to the top or you can make a good hike of it. Beautiful views from the top and a small family oriented park/ playground too.

Thank seafare74
Midwest USA
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72 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a short drive to Monte Brasil, it was a peaceful overlook of the city/harbor, and well worth the visit.

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Summerfield nc
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Plenty of hiking available. One can drive to the top if limited on walking. Pretty views all around. Very nice park and walking area around the base. To walk you should plan on the free public parking lot a block our so near the base. This parking also serves down town so could be full.

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madera ca
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5 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everywhere you look is beautiful. From old to new there is so much character and charm to Monte Brasil. It is breath taking

Thank paradiseaddy
Christchurch, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 192 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Super lookout point with excellent views to sea and a good place to spot Dolphins. Also so green and easily accessible from the town.

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Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great hike for a Sunday, because everything is closed in the city. It's pretty easy to navigate with the red/yellow markings. There are a few great view points of both the ocean side and looking back at the island. There were a few pretty steep parts, but nothing too difficult. It took us a leisurely 2.5 hours.... More 

Thank Monica G

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