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Queda de Água de Barbelote
After following the municipal road, access to this site is gained on foot via an approximately 50 metre long trail. This 30 metre high waterfall is found in the environs of Fóia, located at the beginning of Ribera do Barbelote. From the peak, the highest point of the mountain range at 902 metres, one can enjoy a beautiful panoramic view.
Lagoa de Sancha
Privileged place for migratory birds, filled with reeds and other vegetation typical of swamps. It houses part of the population of the Lagoa de Santo André, most notably the Red-billed duck, facing extinction. Is situated in a place of difficult access, and is separated from the beach by a cordon of dunes.
Lagoa das 3 Braças
Located near Quiaios, the lagoon is roundish, with an approximate diametre of 600 metres, and it is surrounded by a lovely tree area. It has little depth and that explain its dense vegetation, typical of swamp areas. In this place, a havem for aquatic birds, there are bird observatories and a Centre of Environmental Education.
Cascata da Corredoura ou do Alviela
2000, Olhos de Água
The waterfall is 14 metres high and it is formed by the springs of the Alviela river. On the river there is a milling complex with over twenty mills. The surrounding area has many trees, namely cork oak trees and stone pines.