Places of Interest

  • Built in the 18th century the Fortim do Faial (Faial fortress),was never considered a fortress, rather a watching point against invaders. Besides a wonderful viewpoint, in 1996 it was classified as Monument of Local Value.
  • Fortim_Faial

    Fortim do Faial

  • Various viewpoints allow you to observe the locality, namely: Curtado, Nossa Senhora dos Bons Caminhos, Cruzeiro, Galé, Encontro, Cabeço da Vigia, amongst others.
  • Miradouro_Guindaste

    Guindaste viewpoint

  • From Fajã da Nogueira you can observe part of the Laurissilva forest and local fauna. This is considered one of the most beautiful locations in the island.
  • Faja_Nogueira

    Fajã da Nogueira

  • The seaside resort from “Foz da Ribeira do Faial”,and a kart racing track, can help increase your adrenaline.
  • Kartodromo

    Kart racing track

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