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Salto do Prego

Faial da Terra, Povoacao, Sao Miguel, Portugal
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Hiking Tour in Sao Miguel Azores to Faial da Terra
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Faial da Terra, Povoacao, Sao Miguel, Portugal
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Reviewed 28 June 2017

A great 2 hour hike, a bit steep. check out the azores hiking website first to get a good description of the hike. you can hike to the falls which are beautiful, but then return along a different trail-- each leg is about 2 k....More

1  Thank ArtLovingFoodie
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Not the easiest walk, but it is worth it. Even the rain didn't spoil our fun of getting to this pretty waterfall.

Thank Laura S
Reviewed 21 April 2017

been there a week ago, on a rainy day. the way to the waterfall (by the hike plan that can be shown on the azores hikes official website) is really great and mellow, full of green and the sound of water flow, reaching the waterfall...More

Thank HadarShaked
Reviewed 25 January 2017

We went on the hike ''Ribeira do Faial da Terra'' which brings you to Salto do Prego, a beautiful waterfall. Also you will pass a medieval town, which is very special to see. Can be a little bit slippery, so look out. The start of...More

1  Thank RubenWijnberg
Reviewed 7 January 2017

This circular and easy trail goes to a beautiful waterfall, where it must be amazing to swim in warmer months. The hike is very easy, but it might not be convenient if it is raining heavily. The village of Faial da Terra has a couple...More

Thank AbejaMaya2014
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

This hike was definitely a highlight of our trip to the Azores. It starts off pretty easy, but quickly climbs and gets steeper as you go. I had to pause a few times to catch my breath and definitely worked up a sweat, but I...More

1  Thank Alexandra k
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Unspoiled and untouched are the key words. A place to discover combined with Sanguinho village. It takes more or less 2 hours for this beautiful trail. Relaxing and amazing the path in this natural area of the island. This is the Priolo lands crossing exotic...More

Thank Adelia63
Reviewed 21 September 2016

This waterfall required a 4ish mile round trip hike. The waterfall is amazing and the pool below it would be great to swim in on a hot day. The water is very cold. We chose a spot in the river above the waterfall to cool...More

Thank Kimberly S
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and I did this hike while visiting Azores. I would suggest listening to others here and starting with the waterfall and coming back through the abandoned village. If you start with the abandoned village you trek up a winding cobblestone path which has...More

1  Thank Artchur
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We were amazed to see families with young children walking to this beautiful waterfall - often in flipflops! It's approximately a 6km round trip, and steep on forest paths, but well marked. Very popular picnic spot and you can have a little swim. But be...More

Thank JanetBrussels
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