Furnas, in S. Miguel island, is where AMAIA and ALFRED, from SPAIN, filmed their Eurovision Song Contest 2018 Postcard
The Furnas region is mainly known for its volcanic activity, with hot geysers, the hottest reaching 99oC. Many visit Furnas for the therapeutic effects of the water. Many visit Furnas to eat the cozido, one of the typical dishes of the region, prepared by lowering a pot full of meats and vegetables in a hot spring heated by the volcanic system.
HOW TO GET THERE?
You have daily flights from Lisbon airport (2h25m trip) and direct flights from the United States, Canada and several European cities.
WHAT TO DO TO?
The entire island is worth a visit. Don’t miss the Lagoa das Sete Cidades, neither Lagoa do Fogo, a crater lake, surrounded by mountains with transparent waters, a peninsula and white sand beaches.
WHAT NOT TO MISS?
An architectural tour in Ponta Delgada, the capital of the Island.