Porto Moniz is a small and pretty town on the northwestern tip of the island. Known for its natural volcanic pools, it is popular with locals and tourists alike in summer. Porto Moniz has the safest harbor on the north coast of the island.
January 12, 2017
The swimming in the natural pool is of course the highlight and definitely recommended (ideally at high tide). Due to the often extreme sea conditions, the swimming pool is often closed. The visit is worthwhile anyway! Since we love the waves and the associated noise, the hotel is our first choice on the island ...
February 3, 2019
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