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Farol de Goncalo Velho, Vila do Porto

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Farol de Goncalo Velho is located in Vila do Porto. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Farol de Goncalo Velho and many more Santa Maria attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Santa Maria trip itinerary maker.
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  • For people looking forward to see a light house its a good experience because the view is very nice and you have to walk a bit to the sort of foreland.  more »
  • Awesome place with an amazing view of 180 degrees. A Cove is accessible via a small path on the right or was an old treatment of whale oil factory - remain a few vestiges of the tanks. Possible swimming around the reef. One of the most beautiful places of the island. Sumptuous landscape.
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  • A lighthouse built on a promontory with very high cliffs and impossible to access all-pedestrian. Access to the lighthouse are easy pedestrian mind or both, save up a few dozen steps very smooth. The panoramic track gives us a wonderful view of the Maya and the old fishing port that also served the former factory of the whale. Who have difficulty in moving the lighthouse, you can enjoy the views in an existing viewpoint on site. You can also access a WATCH "where workers descortinavam on the horizon the approaching of cetaceans, to communicate to fishermen through the launching of a rocket that the whales approached, providing you the coordinates
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