– We can enjoy an excellent panorama of the stratovolcano Pico with the lake in the foreground.
– On the other side, contemplate the wide view of the neighbor island São Jorge and the blue ocean. In the surrounding area, there are still patches of endemic vegetation.
– At Lagoa do Capitão, there is especially a high presence of Azoren Juniper (Juniperus Brevifolia). Nowadays, a vulnerable species.