Terceira

Terceira is a volcanic island in the archipelago, in the middle of the North Atlantic Ocean. It is one of the larger islands of the archipelago, with a population of 56,000 inhabitants in an area of approximately 396.75 square kilometres.

Notable Places in the Area

Church
Biscoitos is a civil parish in the municipality of Praia da Vitória, on the island of Terceira in the . is situated 9 km northwest of Terceira. Photo: Luissilveira, Public domain.

Tourist attraction
The Fortress of São João Baptista, also known as the Fort of São Filipe or Fort of Monte Brasil… is situated 7 km south of Terceira. Photo: Luissilveira, Public domain.

Tourist attraction
, also known as Galeria Negra or Gruta do Cavalo, is a cave system in municipality of Praia da Vitória, on the island of Terceira in archipelago of the . is situated 5 km northwest of Terceira. Photo: Luissilveira, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

Village
is a parish in the municipality of on the island of Terceira in the . is situated 8 km southwest of Terceira. Photo: Luissilveira, Public domain.

Village
is a civil parish within the municipality of in the archipelago of the . is situated 8 km southwest of Terceira. Photo: Luissilveira, Public domain.

Terceira

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