Many of Pico Island’s attractions can be found near to Prainha, making it a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Among the most interesting places to explore are the marvelous Caiado Lagoon and the incredible Sao Roque Church. Two other popular spots nearby Prainha are the Convent of Sao Roque do Pico and Mount Pico.
Be sure to visit some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region such a rewarding holiday destination. Take a guided tour, admire the interior of the building or simply enjoy the fascinating exhibits at the Museu do Vinho in Madalena.
When it’s time to take a break from the noisy streets of Pico Island, head to one of the many nearby outdoor areas. De-stress at the Pico da Esperanca in Velas.
There are several fun options for child free travellers here, for example the Pico Island Vineyard Culture in Madalena.
When it’s time to rest your weary feet after a day spent exploring the many charms of Prainha, check in to one of the area's range of short and long stay accommodation options. Make reservations for the Hotel Caravelas, Madalena, the Aldeia da Fonte Hotel-Apartamentos, Lajes Do Pico, or the Casa do Comendador, Sao Roque do Pico.