Mountaineering

Leaving the sea and passing to land, the mountain is undoubtedly one of the natural characteristics that best symbolizes the Azores and allows the practice of mountaineering in a unique way throughout the country.

Its 2351 meters of altitude make this one of the most demanding activities practiced in the region during all the year since the atmospheric conditions allow it, and, preferably, it is recommended the accompaniment of the experienced Guides of the Mountain.