Walking Tour - Sanguinho

4 hr


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Group Tour

Beautiful trail to an outstanding Waterfall.  This walking trail is located at a small village called "Faial da Terra" that belongs to Povoação city. It will have a duration of about 4 hours.  The highlights of the trail are: the outstanding waterfall; know the old and abandoned parish of "Sanguinho"; Chance to see some endemic plants; Walk in to a beautiful forest with some invasive and endemic plants. 
Walking Tour - Sanguinho photo 1 Walking Tour - Sanguinho photo 2

Itinerary Details

This trail starts near to Ribeira do Faial da Terra, walking on a small road which will take to the stream border, getting in on a forest full of incense/ Victorian box tree and acacia. You’ll also discover an old watermill, little fuit trees on both sides of the stream. After a small walking you’ll reach a bridge that will take you to Salto do Prego waterfall an amazing place for you to relax for a while and appreciate our amazing nature. Finishing the relaxing time you’ll meet the Sanguinho ancient village now recuperated, here you’ll find typical old constructions and small farms holdings. On the way you can find some sanguinho an Azorean endemic plant which gave the name to this village.

It is worth to make some stops during the trail for you to see the landscapes that this region as to offer.  

Important Details

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Local guide
  • Professional guide
  • Snacks
Not Included
  • Food and drinks
  • Lunch
Departure Point
At the Hotel
9:00 AM
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.