Angra do Heroismo

Obligatory port of the Atlantic from the fifteenth century and a fortified city

Angra do Heroísmo Azores

Points of Interest

Know the points of interest of the city

Recurso 6city2020
Ponto de interesse cultural, comercial e turístico


Know Angra do Heroismo

Angra do Heroismo is located in Terceira, the third island of the Azores discovered by the navigators of the fifteenth century, and was the first city in this archipelago strategically located in the Atlantic Ocean.

Its long history and built over the years of heritage has allowed its historic center has been considered a World Heritage Site. The city and many other cities in the Azores have a special beauty because of the contrast between the exuberant nature and the black volcanic stone used in the buildings.

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