Lagoon Congro (Lagoa do Congro), Sao Miguel island, Azores, Portugal
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Lagoa do Congro

The Azores

This hidden lagoon, about 5.5 km from Vila Franca do Campo on The Azores largest island of São Miguel, is an emerald-colored oasis. Surrounded by lush vegetation, to reach this remote lake you must hike along a 700 meter trail, but there is signage to guide you toward the correct path. The reward is a totally breathtaking view and the feeling of complete solitude.

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