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Top of Serra de Santa Bárbara

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Situated in the Nature Reserve of Serra de Santa Bárbara e dos Mistérios Negros, from the top it is possible to contemplate a big part of the Nature Park, as well as the natural pristine landscape of the Azores’ forest-of-clouds, one of the rarest and most valuable vegetation formations, dominated by the Azorean endemic species Juniperus brevifolia. This nature reserve occupies an area of about 1863 hectares of the massive of Serra de Santa Bárbara and integrates the highest point of the island, situated at an altitude of 1021 metres. From this Natural Heritage it is also possible to contemplate a big part of the island and the other islands of the central group.

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