Lagoa do Fogo


Located in the central part of the island of São Miguel, the Fire Lake is located in the Serra de Agua de Pau, known for the lagoon of blue and crystalline water, it is perhaps the most emblematic lagoon and at the same time the most beautiful lake on the island of São Miguel. Due to its location and altitude, it makes of its waters, very clean and crystalline waters, providing us with an enviable blue, which contrasts with the green tones of its surrounding vegetation and is guarded by hundreds of seagulls. For lovers of photography we have several stops, where we can see the lagoon from different angles.




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Lagoa do Fogo

Half Day Tour

Tour Lagoa do Fogo half day, is a tour on a circular route and with an average duration of 4 hours, allows you to get to know Lagoa do Fogo, the waterfall of Salto do Cabrito, the factory of Cerâmica Vieira, the center of Ribeira Grande


One of our stops is at the Fabrica de Cerâmica Vieira, which is located in Lagoa, where you will learn the complete process of elaboration, not only of the clay but also of the pieces, the painting and firing of them.


After visiting the factory and the viewpoint of Pico da Barrosa, you will have a stunning view of Lagoa do Fogo, which is located in the central part of the island of São Miguel, considered by many to be the most beautiful lagoon in São Miguel.


Another stop to be made, will be at the viewing point of Lagoa do Fogo, because it is possible to see in different places and have different angles over the lagoon, this way you will have a completely different view from the previous one, it is also the viewpoint most known and visited by people.


After having seen the Lagoa do Fogo, you can explore the Natural Park of Caldeira Velha, in a walk among several endemic plants and to the waterfall of iron waters of Caldeira Velha, where you can relax from a thermal bath, because the place has hot waters of origin volcanic. (optional stop)


Before we get to the center of Ribeira grande, we will visit the traditional liquor factory, in addition to getting to know the production process, you can taste some liquors produced in this factory.


After a short walk, through the garden and center of Ribeira Grande, we go to Santa Barbara beach, because it is a beach with volcanic sand and with a beautiful view of the northwest coast of São Miguel and very frequented by surfers.


Then we head towards Ponta Delgada where our tour ends, where we can end up at your hotel, in the city center or elsewhere, for example at a restaurant.


– Traditional ceramic factory


– Pico da Barrosa viewpoint


– Lagoa do Fogo viewpoint


– Natural Park of Caldeira Velha


– Waterfall Salto Cabrito 


– Liquour factory


– Ribeira Grande city center

What you can see!



– Pick Up and Drop Off in Hotel


– Driver / Guide


– Vieira traditional Ceramic Factory


– Liquor factory and tasting

Not Included

– Lunch


– Payment of entrance to the Natural Park of Caldeira Velha


– Souvenirs

How we do it

– Minimum of two and maximum of 8 people


– Start at 9 am and 2 pm


– Daily


– Shared or private tours

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