Fortim do Faial
A belvedere built at the beginning of the 20th century that recreates a military battery, with a semi-circular plan. It has a backup house where the exhibitions room of the Junta de Freguesia of São Roque do Faial is located.
- Easy external parking
- Castles & Fortresses
- Visitable (no guide)
Monuments near Fortim do Faial
Capela de São Pedro
Small chapel, dated from the XVII century, with sober lines and mannerist portal and façade. It is surrounded by very peculiar and picturesque scenery.
Casas Típicas de Santana
These houses have a triangular shape and are covered with thatched roofs. Popularly known as houses of Santana. Originally, these houses were composed of an at…
Fonte de Santa Ana
A small fountain with several faucets and a small structure on the top. It is located by the Parish House.
Igreja Matriz de São Jorge
A baroque church of the 17th century, composed of a sole nave and a lower and narrower main chapel, with a bell tower and a sacristy.
Moinho de Água de São Jorge
A mill more than three hundred years old, that still grinds wheat and corn. It is the last water mill in Madeira.