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.

Contacts


Tojal
9230-067,Faial

    Characteristics


  • Easy external parking
  • Castles & Fortresses
  • Visitable (no guide)
  • True

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