Furna do Enxofre Visitors Centre


Located in the Natural Monument of Caldeira da Graciosa, the Furna do Enxofre Visitors Centre is the core of the Biosphere Reserve and of the Graciosa Natural Park  that serves as front door to the Furna do Enxofre, since April 5, 2010, the day of its inauguration.

Consisting of two floors, it is a building that safeguards the environmental quality, the strict respect for the values of geodiversity, biodiversity and the landscape and aesthetic balance. On the ground floor, buried in the platform contains toilets and an exhibition area. Located on the top floor are the reception area, the entrance to the Furna, the bathrooms for people with reduced mobility and the area reserved for the dissemination, awareness and observation of the landscape.




Ticket office, Souvenir shop, Parking lot, Children's play area, WC, WC  and Access for people with reduced mobility, Interactive kiosk, Guided tour, Vending machine of hot/cold drinks and snacks, Permanent exibithion, Picnic area.


Opening time

16 September to 30 April

Tue - Sat: 02.00pm - 05.30pm

Closed: Sun | Mon | Holidays1 | Mardi Gras | Easter Sunday | 24 and 31 December

Guided Tours2: 02.30pm | 03.30pm


01 May to 14 June

Tue - Fri: 09.30am - 01.00pm | 02.00pm - 05.30pm

Sat: 02.00pm - 05.30pm

Closed: Sun | Mon | Holidays1

Guided tours2: 11:30am3 | 03:00pm | 04:30pm


15 June to 15 September

Every day: 10.00am - 06.00pm

Guided Tours2: 11.30am | 03.00pm | 04.30pm


1Opens on the holidays of Holy Friday; 25 April; 1 May; 10 June;  from 02.00pm - 05.30pm, except if these days are Sundays or Mondays.

2Are held according to the safety criterias.

3Doesn't take place on Saturdays.



Full ticket: 3,50 €

Family ticket (Full ticket for 2 adults with children up to 17 years old): 6€



Children (up to 12 years old): Free

Junior (13 to 17 years old): 1,75€

Senior (+ 65 years old): 1,75€

Youth Card; Inter-jovem Card; Student Card; Partnership cards: 2,80€



Adress: Caldeira da Graciosa, 9880 Santa Cruz da Graciosa

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Phone: (+351) 295 714 009


GPS Coordinates

39o01'29,95'' N | 27º58'16,30'' W