Discover The volcanic cone of Pico (on Pico) Portugal

It is worth climbing the volcanic cone of Pico on the same name island. Natural paths will lead you up to the peak at 7,711 ft. This is the highest peak in the Azores islands and in the whole of Portugal. This is also the most popular sightseeing spot of the archipelago. It takes a seven hour hike to get your way around the entire island.

  • The volcanic cone of Pico (on Pico) , Portugal
    The volcanic cone of Pico

    Pico volcano, rising over 2,000 metres, is located on Pico Island, which is part of the Azores.

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  • The volcanic cone of Pico (on Pico) , Portugal
    Pico volcano

    The island, which attracts very few tourists, has 15,000 inhabitants spread across a surface area of 172 mi².

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  • The volcanic cone of Pico (on Pico) , Portugal
    The Faial landscape with the cone of Pico in

    Faial Island, of which the capital city is Horta, is an ideal destination for tourists hoping to avoid large crowds.

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  • The volcanic cone of Pico (on Pico) , Portugal
    The cone of Pico at sunset

    Discovered in the 15th century, the island is known for its viticulture and its whale hunting tradition.

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  • The volcanic cone of Pico (on Pico) , Portugal
    View of the Pico coast

    Pico Island is the second largest island in the archipelago.

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  • The volcanic cone of Pico (on Pico) , Portugal
    Volcanic rocks on Pico Island

    In the foreground, volcanic rocks formed by cooling lava have piled up.

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  • Holiday to Alvorferias Club Apartments in ALVOR (PORTUGAL) for 4 nights (SC) departing from LGW on 04 Oct
    - Portugal
    Holiday to Alvorferias Club Apartments in ALVOR (PORTUGAL) for 4 nights (SC) departing from LGW on 04 Oct
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    £734
    5days / 4nights
  • Holiday to Alvorferias Club Apartments in ALVOR (PORTUGAL) for 4 nights (SC) departing from MAN on 04 Oct
    - Portugal
    Holiday to Alvorferias Club Apartments in ALVOR (PORTUGAL) for 4 nights (SC) departing from MAN on 04 Oct
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    £754
    5days / 4nights
  • Holiday to Do Carmo Hotel in FUNCHAL (PORTUGAL) for 4 nights (BB) departing from LGW on 05 Oct
    - Portugal
    Holiday to Do Carmo Hotel in FUNCHAL (PORTUGAL) for 4 nights (BB) departing from LGW on 05 Oct
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    £778
    5days / 4nights

Portugal : Discover our cities

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    Lisbon
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    Porto
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    Ponta Delgada
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    Porto Santo
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    Calheta
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    Machico
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    Santana
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Portugal : The regions

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    Azores
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    Madeira
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    Northern and central Portugal
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    The Algarve
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