We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers: Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
This is a small but very lovely beach on the island of Faial. I love to come here as it is usually not very crowded when I come (early September). Sand is grey and sticks to everything but I don't mind. There are change rooms...More
This little bay and beach is perfect for a long day by the sea. But keep in mind that the grey sand might be a little warm on hot days, and the thin ash sand also flies around on windy days. Regardless a beautiful place,...More
It is at the far south of the town of Horta, past the main shopping area and marina. It is a fantastic place to take kids for a swim because it is sheltered and shallow, the water is clean, and there is a life guards...More
We found that this beach tended to get busier towards the end of the day when tourists had finished their trips and locals their work.
It's a lovely clean beach with shallow sheltered water making it good for kids. It's also good for snorkelling.