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Awesome views

The lake itself is rather small, but the views on Pico volcano and the island of Sao Jorge are... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
PeterD218
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Belgium
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Nice view

For me it was just one of hundred views in Azores. Hiking trail and cows are there too. Interesting... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
wrudo
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Brno, Czech Republic
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29 Apr 2018
“Awesome views”
15 Oct 2017
“Nice view”
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Estrada Longitudinal ER 3-2, Sao Roque do Pico, Pico 9940, Portugal
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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

The lake itself is rather small, but the views on Pico volcano and the island of Sao Jorge are awesome. As always in life, best to go on a clear day.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank PeterD218
Reviewed 15 October 2017

For me it was just one of hundred views in Azores. Hiking trail and cows are there too. Interesting thing is that the lake is in the end of 10km straight road, maybe the longest straight road in Portugal.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank wrudo
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Get a taxi to take you up. Then, walk the trail down. It is about 10km of memorable pleasure, wonderful lanscapes,fresh pure air, green vegetation and melodic birds'singing, just like a compass to the walking. Try it!

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Solange G
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Sometimes a little bit foggy but in clear days very beautiful.. If you go up the trail you can see very nice view of the ocean..

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

Beautiful small lake on plateau. You have to walk around the lake on the right side and behind small hill to enjoy spectacular view to the north coast and Sao Jorge island weather permitting.

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Not the first time visiting and not the last I hope. This place is magical. I feel so zen here. Worth the visit

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 16 April 2016

This serene picnic area overlooks its namesake lake. On our visit the very tame ducks left the water to greet us, with the expectation that we had food, of course. They will eat right out of your hand. On a clear the view towards Pico...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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