Flores, Azores

Description

Flores, Azores, Corvo in the distance

Flores is one of the islands of the Azores, member of the western group of islands. Flores is a rugged and wild island. In its complex interior are many crater lakes, called “maar”. Highest point is Pico do Burrinho, 886 m high.

Best walks are on the western side of the island, with spectacular scenery, steep and densely forested slopes, and waterfalls (Ribeira Grande), one of the top spots of the Azores. The island houses many little villages all around.

Check the list of all nine Azores islands.

Books

Bol.com
Netherlands
2016
  • Azores
  • The sixth edition of the only full-blown guide to the beguiling islands of this mid-Atlantic Portugese archipelagoBradt's Azores guidebook is the only comprehensive guidebook to the nine-island archipelago, a nature-lovers' wilderness perched at the western extremity of Europe in the mid-Atlantic, and one of the best places in the world for... Read more
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Belgium
2016
  • Azores
  • The sixth edition of the only full-blown guide to the beguiling islands of this mid-Atlantic Portugese archipelagoBradt's Azores guidebook is the only comprehensive guidebook to the nine-island archipelago, a nature-lovers' wilderness perched at the western extremity of Europe in the mid-Atlantic, and one of the best places in the world for... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Canary Islands Travel Guide
  • The Canary Islands (Spanish: Islas Canarias) are an Atlantic territory of Spain on the west coast of Africa, near to Morocco, Cape Verde and the archipelagos of the Azores Islands and Madeira Islands.Gran Canaria — The largest island by population, its capital city (Las Palmas de Gran Canaria) has the shared title of capital of the Canaries.... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • Canary Islands Travel Guide
  • The Canary Islands (Spanish: Islas Canarias) are an Atlantic territory of Spain on the west coast of Africa, near to Morocco, Cape Verde and the archipelagos of the Azores Islands and Madeira Islands.Gran Canaria — The largest island by population, its capital city (Las Palmas de Gran Canaria) has the shared title of capital of the Canaries.... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • LAN Sluder's Guide to Mainland Belize
  • Surprise This travel guide focuses on Mainland Belize, and it's the only guide in print that does. Many travelers come to Belize mainly for its islands and atolls, with their great diving, snorkeling, fishing and other marine sports. That's totally understandable. However, many of us also value Belize for what it offers on the Mainland. There... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • LAN Sluder's Guide to Mainland Belize
  • Surprise This travel guide focuses on Mainland Belize, and it's the only guide in print that does. Many travelers come to Belize mainly for its islands and atolls, with their great diving, snorkeling, fishing and other marine sports. That's totally understandable. However, many of us also value Belize for what it offers on the Mainland. There... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Ultimate Wildlife Destinations
  • This book combines the desire for ever more adventurous activities with our long-standing passion for wildlife, all the while infused with responsible travel themes and conservation topics. From tracking jaguars in Brazil to snorkelling with whale sharks in Honduras, and from hiking in Transylvania's Carpathian Mountains in search of European... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • Ultimate Wildlife Destinations
  • This book combines the desire for ever more adventurous activities with our long-standing passion for wildlife, all the while infused with responsible travel themes and conservation topics. From tracking jaguars in Brazil to snorkelling with whale sharks in Honduras, and from hiking in Transylvania's Carpathian Mountains in search of European... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Island Interludes
  • "Romantic islands in the sun. Dreams of Sicily, Canary Islands, Malta, Cyprus, Madeira, and even further north to the distant Azores lying in the Atlantic Ocean. All of these I hungrily devoured from the pages of travel articles and over many years of looking at an atlas of the world. Everything seemed a distant dream until life had other... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • Island Interludes
  • "Romantic islands in the sun. Dreams of Sicily, Canary Islands, Malta, Cyprus, Madeira, and even further north to the distant Azores lying in the Atlantic Ocean. All of these I hungrily devoured from the pages of travel articles and over many years of looking at an atlas of the world. Everything seemed a distant dream until life had other... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Island Interludes
  • "Romantic islands in the sun. Dreams of Sicily, Canary Islands, Malta, Cyprus, Madeira, and even further north to the distant Azores lying in the Atlantic Ocean. All of these I hungrily devoured from the pages of travel articles and over many years of looking at an atlas of the world. Everything seemed a distant dream until life had other... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • Island Interludes
  • "Romantic islands in the sun. Dreams of Sicily, Canary Islands, Malta, Cyprus, Madeira, and even further north to the distant Azores lying in the Atlantic Ocean. All of these I hungrily devoured from the pages of travel articles and over many years of looking at an atlas of the world. Everything seemed a distant dream until life had other... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Libros de Colorear Para Adultos Volume 6
  • El libro de colorear para adultos mas vendido BONO GRATIS - 20+ Paginas Exclusivas a Todo Color (Valoradas en 27 )- Descuentos Exclusivos sobre Nuevos Libros Publicados- Mayor Oferta Regular de Ilustraciones Gratuitas Vista previa de lo que hay dentro => http: //bit.ly/vol6preview Relajate y alejate del estres del dia a dia Los libros de... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • Libros de Colorear Para Adultos Volume 6
  • El libro de colorear para adultos mas vendido BONO GRATIS - 20+ Paginas Exclusivas a Todo Color (Valoradas en 27 )- Descuentos Exclusivos sobre Nuevos Libros Publicados- Mayor Oferta Regular de Ilustraciones Gratuitas Vista previa de lo que hay dentro => http: //bit.ly/vol6preview Relajate y alejate del estres del dia a dia Los libros de... Read more
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Netherlands
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Kompass
Germany
  • DuMont Reise-Taschenbuch Azoren
  • Über das Buch Ein Hauch von Abenteuer umweht die neun Vulkaninseln, die zwischen Europa und Amerika in den Atlantik hineingekleckst sind: São Miguel, Santa Maria, Faial, Pico, São Jorge, Terceira, Graciosa, Flores und Corvo. In winzigen Booten stemmen sich dort Whalewatcher gegen die Wellen, um Walen und Delfinen nahezukommen, die Kraft der... Read more
Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Azores
  • The Azores, previously known primarily in connection with weather maps, has drawn more and more visitors in recent years. Nine different islands of volcanic origin belong to this archipelago, which, politically, belongs to Portugal. Corvo, the smallest of the Azores, measures only 17 square kilometres, compared to São Miguel at 757. The island... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • Azores
  • The Azores, previously known primarily in connection with weather maps, has drawn more and more visitors in recent years. Nine different islands of volcanic origin belong to this archipelago, which, politically, belongs to Portugal. Corvo, the smallest of the Azores, measures only 17 square kilometres, compared to São Miguel at 757. The island... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Libro de Colorear Para Adultos
  • El libro de colorear para adultos mas vendido BONO GRATIS - 20+ Paginas Exclusivas a Todo Color (Valoradas en 27 )- Descuentos Exclusivos sobre Nuevos Libros Publicados- Mayor Oferta Regular de Ilustraciones Gratuitas Vista previa de lo que hay dentro => http: //bit.ly/springpages Relajate y alejate del estres del dia a dia Los libros de... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • Libro de Colorear Para Adultos
  • El libro de colorear para adultos mas vendido BONO GRATIS - 20+ Paginas Exclusivas a Todo Color (Valoradas en 27 )- Descuentos Exclusivos sobre Nuevos Libros Publicados- Mayor Oferta Regular de Ilustraciones Gratuitas Vista previa de lo que hay dentro => http: //bit.ly/springpages Relajate y alejate del estres del dia a dia Los libros de... Read more
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Kompass
Germany
2011
  • DuMont Wanderführer Azoren
  • Herrliche Gipfeltouren, Panoramawege und Küstenwanderungen erwarten Sie auf den Inseln São Miguel, Santa Maria, Terceira, Graciosa, São Jorge, Pico, Faial, Flores und Corvo mitten im Atlantik. Jede der 35 Touren ermöglicht einen perfekten Wandertag: Exakte Wegbeschreibung, Karte und Höhenprofil sind jeweils durch die zugeordneten Wegpunkte eng... Read more
Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Best Hotels and Restaurants in Belize
  • BEST HOTELS AND RESTAURANTS IN BELIZE by Lan Sluder concentrates entirely on the two things most travelers find critically important: lodging and food. It rates and reviews the best hotels and restaurants in Belize. The book is based on more than a quarter century of banging around Belize by the writer. Lan Sluder, the award-winning author of... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • Best Hotels and Restaurants in Belize
  • BEST HOTELS AND RESTAURANTS IN BELIZE by Lan Sluder concentrates entirely on the two things most travelers find critically important: lodging and food. It rates and reviews the best hotels and restaurants in Belize. The book is based on more than a quarter century of banging around Belize by the writer. Lan Sluder, the award-winning author of... Read more
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Bol.com
Netherlands
2012
  • Azoren
  • Neun grüne Perlen mitten im Atlantik - das sind die Azoren. Viele Träume und Geschichten umranken die Vulkaninseln, den Rest des sagenumwobenen Atlantis. Auf halbem Weg zwischen alter und neuer Welt liegt der weit verstreute Archipel fernab vom portugiesischen Mutterland in den Weiten des wilden Ozeans. Weit weg vom Massentourismus sind die... Read more
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Bol.com
Belgium
2012
  • Azoren
  • Neun grüne Perlen mitten im Atlantik - das sind die Azoren. Viele Träume und Geschichten umranken die Vulkaninseln, den Rest des sagenumwobenen Atlantis. Auf halbem Weg zwischen alter und neuer Welt liegt der weit verstreute Archipel fernab vom portugiesischen Mutterland in den Weiten des wilden Ozeans. Weit weg vom Massentourismus sind die... Read more
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Maps

Bol.com
Netherlands
  • Azoren 1:50 000
  • . Die neun Azoren-Inseln gehören zu Portugal und liegen mitten im Atlantik - 1500 km von der Küste Portugals und 3500 km von Amerika entfernt; sie sind vulkanischen Ursprungs, wetterbedingt sehr grün und bieten ein gut markiertes Wandernetz.. Der Archipel besteht aus drei Inselgruppen - die östliche Gruppe mit Sao Miguel und Santa Maria, die... Read more
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  • Kompass, Germany
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Bol.com
Belgium
  • Azoren 1:50 000
  • . Die neun Azoren-Inseln gehören zu Portugal und liegen mitten im Atlantik - 1500 km von der Küste Portugals und 3500 km von Amerika entfernt; sie sind vulkanischen Ursprungs, wetterbedingt sehr grün und bieten ein gut markiertes Wandernetz.. Der Archipel besteht aus drei Inselgruppen - die östliche Gruppe mit Sao Miguel und Santa Maria, die... Read more
Kompass
Germany
  • Azoren
  • - Die neun Azoren-Inseln gehören zu Portugal und liegen mitten im Atlantik – 1500 km von der Küste Portugals und 3500 km von Amerika entfernt; sie sind vulkanischen Ursprungs, wetterbedingt sehr grün und bieten ein gut markiertes Wandernetz.- Der Archipel besteht aus drei Inselgruppen – die östliche Gruppe mit Sao Miguel und Santa Maria, die... Read more
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Walking holidays

Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Indonesië - Flores Lombok Komodo en Bali
  • Ontdek op een actieve manier een onbekender stukje Indonesië.Start op het vakantie-eiland Bali waar je een paar -heerlijk ontspannen- 'downhill' fietstochten maakt. Vlieg naar Flores, een van de Kleine Sunda-eilanden en maak kennis met de nog heel traditionele dorpen Bena, Luba en Beleraghi. Beklim de Kelimutu vulkaan met haar 3 oogstrelende... Read more
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