Povoacao is a great place to base yourself while you are exploring Ponta Delgada - Sao Miguel Island as a large number of the area’s main attractions are close. Two of the most interesting places to explore are the fabulous Povoacao Beach and the fantastic Pico da Varra. Two other worthy points of interest you’ll find within a short distance of Povoacao are the Lagoa das Furnas and Nordeste Lighthouse.
Get your body moving out-of-doors at the many beautiful destinations nearby. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. Explore the scenic shoreline nearby such as the Ponta da Galera Beach in Lagoa. Whether you are looking to recharge your batteries, sit in the shade or enjoy the gentle lapping of water head to the Lagoa do Fogo in Ponta Delgada and Lagoa Pools in Lagoa.
If you are spending a while in and around Povoacao, treat yourself with a visit to Praca Velha in Lagoa. The Nossa Senhora do Rosario Church in Lagoa offer those visiting a chance to better understand the religious history of the area.
To make sure you get the most out of this fascinating part of the world, consider making a reservation at one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. The Hotel Bahia Palace, Vila Franca do Campo, the Terra Nostra Garden Hotel and the Caloura Hotel Resort, Lagoa are just some of the most popular accommodation options here.