Things to see and do - São Roque
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São Roque :
Unmissable tourist site
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São Roque Travel guide
São Roque : Michelin's recommendations
This is a charming village, perched on a ridge between two valleys. Around the town you will notice houses with tiled roofs over-run with vines, small terraced fields of market garden crops, willow plantations, orchards dotted with thatched-roofed dwellings... A belvedere on the way to Porto da Cruz offers attractive views of the island over Porto da Cruz, a small port nestled at the foot of a sheer cliff bordering a pebble beach.
Tourist attractions São Roque : Things to see and do
The path which spans the Levada do Furado runs through corridors hollowed out of the basalt rock. It takes you to the Balcões belvedere, which is situated on the slopes of the Metade valley, which opens out on to the high mountain cirque. The view ex..