Lomba Grande

At Lomba Grande, the flight is thermal and dynamic and with many landing points in the valley ahead.
Do not fly without knowledge of local pilots and without permission of the competent authorities.
DO NOT launch if wind speed is greater than 15 km/h: turbulence may originate from the southern ridge.

Paulo LuisInformation kindly provided by Paulo Luis


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Sanctuary in Faial island

The boiler is about 400m deep and 2 km in diameter and inside we can find endemic flora of the Azores. Although not allowed to descend to the bottom of the crater, the visitor has a spectacular trail that surrounds the entire area of the caldera. Click here to see the trail.  

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Missing things in the Azores

HIGHWAYS We have no highways and the best we can offer are two SCUTs (fast lanes without costs for the user) in São Miguel. In the Azores we do not pay tolls to move around. TRAFFIC JAMS If we are more than 10m in traffic we don’t like it. In the Azores there are no traffic jams, which can stress …

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