Praia de Porto Pim

Hidden City of Horta by Monte Queimado, the beach of Porto Pim features a soft sand and dark, very own of these volcanic islands. The Bay of Porto Pim is undoubtedly a place of rare beauty. The Monte da Guia and the aforementioned Lot Burned are natural barriers to entry of seawater, making these calm waters and a deep blue. We finished off by surrounding green spaces and a complex of fortifications at Bay, leading to many beachgoers to consider the best beach of the island.


Praia de Porto Pim


  • Easy external parking
  • Seaside beaches
  • Bathhouses, WC, Bar/snack-bar, Handicapped access, Shower
  • sand type
  • watch

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