The “Procissão dos Abalos”, on Terceira island, is held every year on May 31st, in evocation of the intense seismic activity that occurred on the night of June 1st to June 2nd, 1867, premonitory of the submarine eruption offshore “Ponta do Raminho”, the place overlooking the sea where is celebrated an outdoor Mass and Sermon.
Protected Landscape Area of Monte da Guia
The Protected Landscape Area of Monte da Guia, with 74 ha, is constituted by volcanic cones, craters, slopes, cliffs,
Furnas Monitoring and Research Centre
The Furnas Monitoring and Research Centre (CMIF) integrates a broad transversal intervention, articulating in one
Algar do Carvão
“Algar do Carvão” is a volcanic pit with a peculiar genesis, including both silicic formations and basaltic