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Vulcão da Caldeira | Panoramic view


This roundish caldera in the very centre of Faial is more than 300 m deep and has a diameter of approx. 2 km. It gives the name to the stratovolcano forming the main part of the island. View from the caldera rim at approx. 900 m asl. in SW direction. Cabeço Gordo (1043 m), highest point on the island, can be seen in the left background.

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on Saturday 9 September 2023 by Martin Mergili
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