Algar do Carvão

A dormant volcano, located in the Caldera Guilherme Moniz. One can go down to a depth of 100 metres to get to a lagoon with crystal clear waters. Way down below, a special note to the set of stalactites and stalagmites of volcanic glass. This cave is classed as a Regional Natural Monument.

Contacts


Estrada José Ataíde da Câmara
9700,Angra do Heroísmo

    Characteristics


  • 8.00€
  • Private parking

    opening hours


    Summer

  • monday: 14:00-18:00
  • tuesday: 14:00-18:00
  • thursday: 14:00-18:00
  • wednesday: 14:00-18:00
  • friday: 14:00-18:00
  • saturday: 14:00-18:00
  • sunday: 14:00-18:00


  • Winter

  • tuesday: 14:30-17:15
  • thursday: 14:30-17:15
  • friday: 14:30-17:15
  • saturday: 14:30-17:15

Natural Resources near Algar do Carvão

Furnas do Enxofre


A place where several volcanic pehomena take place, namely fumaroles.

Gruta das Agulhas


This unique lava tube is one of the main attractions of Porto Judeu, for its curious features and location.

Lagoa das Patas


A small lagoon located near a brook that starts on the Santa Bàrbara Hill. It is located at a rather high altitude and is usually surrounded by fog, calm and s…

Lagoa do Ginjal


A small lagoon of serene waters, located on the Achada plain, the okdest volcanic crater on the Terceira island.

Lagoinha


Pond situated on the slopes of the Serra de Santa Bárbara, inside a volcanic cone. This is one of the ponds more virgins and of greater natural beauty of the i…

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