Faial Island Vacation Packages
Faial Island is located about 1050 miles (1690 kilometers) west of the national capital Lisbon and approximately 1100 miles (1770 kilometers) west of Albufeira.
If you’re hungry for a little culture in Faial Island step inside its inspiring galleries and collections. Some of the most popular museums are the Whaling Museum, the Peter's Scrimshaw Museum and the highly-recommended Horta Regional Museum.
Visit Faial Island’s proud defenses and forts for an insight into the region’s sometimes turbulent past. Be sure to see the Fort of Santa Cruz, and check the signs and inscriptions for the legends about those who defended this settlement.
Nature lovers will be pleased to discover that the local city also has several ecological havens which offer beautiful landscapes and some notable wildlife. To explore one of the most visited natural preserves, head out to Capelinhos.
Enjoy listening to the birds, play catch with the kids and enjoy some sunshine at the nearby beach known as Porto Pim Beach. This is the perfect place to head to if you have had enough touring. Slip off your shoes and walk along the water’s edge or simply enjoy the peace.