Between nature and culture and an entire ocean to discover!
At Palácio Santa Catarina, everything contributes to inner peace, a constant invitation to appreciate the landscape and enjoy the island's riches. From architectural heritage to natural beauty, from the rich Azorean cuisine to traditions and historical events.
In close proximity, the hotel has:
Monte Brasil Forest Reserve • Castle of São João Baptista • Angra do Heroísmo Museum • Angra do Heroísmo Bay • Portões de S. Pedro • University of the Azores Angra do Heroísmo Campus • Countless must-visit churches • Terceira Island Golf Club is 13 kilometers away • Terceira Airport is just 21 kilometers away
However, the most coveted is the Atlantic, the same one you can see from the hotel, offering activities inspired by the sea in this region:
Whale watching • Sailing • Diving
These are complemented by many other outdoor activities, in total connection with the lush and poetic Azorean landscape:
Golf • Hiking • Paragliding • Canyoning • Other water sports • Observation of flora and wildlife