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Monte Brasil

Freguesia da Se, Angra do Heroismo, Terceira, Portugal
+351 963 729 390
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“great hike” (11 reviews)
“small zoo” (10 reviews)
“picnic area” (8 reviews)
Freguesia da Se, Angra do Heroismo, Terceira, Portugal
+351 963 729 390
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Some people go jst for the views because one can see all of Angra do Heroismo from Monte Brasil and lots of photography lovers enjoy this spot but this also peaks interest for families of all sizes or couples that want to enjoy a romantic...More

Thank JenniferFreitas
Reviewed 1 week ago

The weather changes a lot in the Azores even when I went on my round-trip to 5 of the islands in the end of June. When almost coming up to the top - the fog also came. I waited for half an hour - no...More

Thank bapmail
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent.. lot's places to have picnic..nice trails and views Kids loved to see the birds and the views Near military outpost that is out of bounds to civilians

Thank Delfim M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For a great walk follow the sea wall toward Monte Brasil. Before the nautical club climb the stairs and head to the left. Walt through the park and up the road to Monte Brasil. Great views and so much history. Imagine trying to attack this...More

Thank s0krm0m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice and quiet green area, maintained in good conditions by the municipality. Recommended for walk and relax.

Thank Vladimir S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Monte Brasil is a recreational park and you can do as much or as little walking as you feel like or are capable of. We parked up just past Castelo De Sao Joao Batista the military base, however you can keep following the road around...More

Thank Mubbsy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you're in Angra, this is an easy drive to get probably the best views of the city. The roads may seem a little sinuous and precipitous for some folks, so be courteous and cautious as you make your way around the mountain.

Thank Ronna L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The first day we hiked it was supposed to be light showers which ended up being a steady drenching rain. We still had fun and the route was great with forests and views and history. We decided to hike it again 2 days later when...More

1  Thank Bramble24
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We walked Monte Brasil. Parked inside Fort then walked towards chapel. Lovely walk with beautiful view on Angra. Then up the dirt path, all the way to the top, which is some 250 meters. You can climb up a bit more and have spectacular view....More

Thank AnoniemJ1
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This is a walk facing the Angra bay and the Atlantic. It has diverse vegetation and breathtaking views, one of them the crater of a volcano. It took us about 3 hours with a bit of climbing as we strayed off the main path a...More

Thank Zayra V
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