Farol da Ponta do Topo

Lighthouse located on the Southwest tip of the island, more properly in the call Tip from the top. It consists of a circular tower with 16 feet tall and annexes where is located the lighthouse keeper's dwelling and a deposit of material.


Ponta do Topo


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Monuments near Farol da Ponta do Topo

Igreja de São Francisco

This church is the only remnant of the former convent of San Francisco.

Igreja Matriz de Calheta / Igreja de Santa Catarina

The primitive Church, likely Foundation in the 16th century, was destroyed in 1639 by a fire. Years later, still in the 17th century, a new church was built in…

Igreja Matriz do Topo / Igreja de Nossa Senhora do Rosário

Church built in the 16th century, being later enlarged and restored in the 18th century. This reconstruction was necessary due to the devastation the earthquak…

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