Reserva Florestal de Recreio do Capelo

Located around a hundred meters above sea level, just outside the parish of Capelo, this park, covering 96 hectares, is densely wooded and has a considerable diversity of endemic plants. In addition to enabling barbecues and picnics, it can be used for various physical maintenance activities.




  • Easy external parking
  • Parks
  • Tables & benches, WC, Playground, Sports practice enabled

Gardens near Reserva Florestal de Recreio do Capelo

Jardim Botânico do Faial

Created in 1986 on a former agricultural farm, the Faial Botanical Garden is dedicated to the conservation of landscape biodiversity and environmental educatio…

Jardim da Praça da República

Situated in the "heart" of the city of Horta, the Praça da República garden is a small landscaped space where stands out the traditional Bandstand. Leafy trees…

Jardim da Praça Infante Dom Henrique

Small garden with flowerbeds lawns interspersed with paths in Portuguese pavement. The vast Grove allows good relaxing moments in one of its garden benches.

Jardim Florêncio Terra

Based on some garden benches and a gazebo, Garden Florêncio Terra (writer, publicist, teacher and Azorean politician) is a place of relaxation in the heart of …

Jardim Público e Parque Infantil dos Flamengos

Ample green space, quiet and pleasant, ideal for sightseeing. Highlight for the playground, which provides good times to new.

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