São Miguel

São Miguel is the largest and most populous island of the archipelago. Portuguese for Saint Michael, the island is also known by locals as "The Green Island". Most visitors arriving to and from the Azores will pass through São Miguel.
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Popular Destinations

is the largest city in the archipelago. Photo: Apeto, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Water feature
is a crater lake within the stratovolcano in the center of the island of São Miguel in the archipelago of the . Photo: Apeto, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Town
is a civil parish in the municipality of Lagoa in the archipelago of the . is situated 6 km south of São Miguel. Photo: Vitor Oliveira, CC BY 2.0.

São Miguel

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