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Reviewed 5 days ago

We went by organised tour up to this view point which initially was bathed in sunlight but by the time we reached it we had literally 5 minutes to take our photos before the clouds obscured the view. The contrast was very beautiful, the misty...More

Thank 10Wdaisy
Reviewed 1 week ago

You have a nice view of Terceira. On both sides there is a platform. Easy to find, signs on the roadside.

Thank MarioGlen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful drive with a spectacular view of the island at the top! Loved to see the cows so far up in the pastures. If I were a cow, I'd want to live there! Incredible, breathtaking and pictures will never do it justice. I could have...More

Thank junebug46
Reviewed 13 August 2018

It is a bit of a drive to get up to the top but the views are fabulous. Wait for a clearer day to visit. Take a lot of pictures.

1  Thank Steven S
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Spectacular view of Praia Da Vitoria, the old Lajes Air Force Base and the central island hills and valleys

Thank Bob D
Reviewed 2 June 2018

We did this on our way to the airport, and it was a great way to end the trip. Expansive view of pristine walled farm fields and the distant mountains and ocean. The powerful wind turbines are huge and very close to the road.

Thank billybobcobbob
Reviewed 28 May 2018

It is WINDY up here. The wind comes across the island and accelerates as it moves up the caldera -- the farther you go out on the platform, the windier it gets. Such gorgeous views. And another one on the other side. I'm sure no...More

Thank schimmelart
Reviewed 27 May 2018

Serra do Cume offers a perfect view in every direction. From here you can see the beautiful green and hilly fields which are surrounded by lava rock walls. You can also see the sea and from the other side of the viewpoint you can see...More

1  Thank julian1234842
Reviewed 8 May 2018

This is the best view over "Manta de Retalhos". You can take very nice pictures from viewpoint. Don't miss it.

Thank Cristina_Hugo
Reviewed 27 April 2018

First time we drove up to the viewing point, Unfortunately the weather did not cooperate with our trip, then second time was a clear day, it was not disappointed in us. Glad that we drove here again and the views were beyond words.The panoramic views...More

1  Thank YN2005
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