|Vicinity and activities|
& Uwe Petsch
Rua Joana Pires 54
Faial - Azoren
||Casa na Ponte is 20 km away from
the airport and the "capital" Horta, on the sunny northern side
of the island, above the rural village Cedros.
Around 800 m away you'll find a small but well supplied foodstore and a café. The friendly owner speaks fluent english.
From there a bus brings you to Horta - three times a day.
Nearby there are two restaurants, several snack bar and a bakery.
Besides extensive wandering tracks there are beautiful beaches.
Swimming is also possible near the lava rocks.
Whale watching boats put to sea daily from Horta harbour.
The ferryboat schedule allows day trips to the neighbour islands Pico and São Jorge.
The Big game fishing is well represented in Horta.