Salto do Cavalo


This look-out spot is the last of the Nordeste’s look-out spots itinerary. Located in the village os Salga, right on the territorial limits of the municipality, from Salto do Cavalo one can get a superb view over the Furnas Valley, as well as over the Northern and Southern coast simultaneously.
You arrive at this spot through a detour signalled along the local road, right before entering the village of Salga.
Surrounding the look-out spot it’s possible to observe a considerable number of endemic tree species. During the summer and winter one may luckily spot a Priolo (Azores Bullfinch – Pyrrhula murina).