Castelo Branco, Vila Franca do Campo

4.4
#7 of 18 in Historic Sites in Sao Miguel
Observation Deck · Hidden Gem · Lookout
Castelo Branco is located in Vila Franca do Campo. For Castelo Branco and beyond, use our Vila Franca do Campo online route builder to get the most from your Vila Franca do Campo vacation.
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  • The climb up to this lookout was amazing. We climbed to the top and took lots of scenic pictures. The history about this castle told of its importance of warning the island of incoming war ships  more »
  • This was a stop for us on a foggy day. We new view would be limited but all the views were limited. We spent about 15 minutes total. Watch your head at top of stairs. It’s a very low ceiling  more »
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  • Pretty cool viewpoint on the island. Easy to get too. You can drive right up to it.
  • What a view! You won't be disappointed and unlike the other great views in the island, we had it all to ourselves!

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