Azores
Azores
Pico

Faial island

São Miguel


The Faial Island is of volcanic origin and its surface is 173 km≤ (21 km on 14 km) and counts approximately 15 000 inhabitants. The island is a concentrate of all the volcanic formations which we meet in the archipelago. The last volcanic eruption is the one of the volcano Capelinhos between September 27th, 1957 and October 24th, 1958. The main city of the island is Horta. The harbour of Horta is a famous stopover of the sailors making the crossing of the Atlantic Ocean.
Volcano Pico
Caldeira de Faial
Cedros
Salão
Salão
Espalhafatos
Earthquake
Earthquake
Horta
Horta
Horta
Horta
Horta
Horta
Almoxarife
Almoxarife
Porto Pim
Caldeira do Inferno
Horta
Horta
Porto Pim
Ponta Furada
Capelinhos
Capelinhos
Capelinhos
Capelinhos
Capelinhos
Capelinhos
Capelinhos
Porto Pim
Porto Pim
Porto Pim
Porto Pim
Porto Pim
Fajã
Varadouro
Horta
Horta
Horta
Horta
Horta
Horta
Horta
Horta
Horta
Horta
Horta
Faial island
Horta
Horta
Botanical garden
Caldeira de Faial
Caldeira de Faial
Caldeira de Faial
Horta
Castelo Branco

Volcano Pico

Caldeira de Faial

Cedros

Sal„o

Sal„o

Espalhafatos

Earthquake

Earthquake

Horta

Horta

Horta

Horta

Horta

Horta

Almoxarife

Almoxarife

Porto Pim

Caldeira do Inferno

Horta

Horta

Porto Pim

Ponta Furada

Capelinhos

Capelinhos

Capelinhos

Capelinhos

Capelinhos

Capelinhos

Capelinhos

Porto Pim

Porto Pim

Porto Pim

Porto Pim

Porto Pim

Faj„

Varadouro

Horta

Horta

Horta

Horta

Horta

Horta

Horta

Horta

Horta

Horta

Horta

Faial island

Horta

Horta

Botanical garden

Caldeira de Faial

Caldeira de Faial

Caldeira de Faial

Horta

Castelo Branco