GEOCACHING AT THE AZORES
Geocaching in the Azores is a growing trend and the breathtaking views of the archipelago offer the perfect scenery, especially the Terra Nostra Garden, which is already part of the geocachers’ circuit in the islands, due to its 4 themed caches, which tell the history of this centennial Garden.
Geocaching on the Azores Islands is a growing trend and the breathtaking views of the archipelago offer the perfect scenery for this unique outdoor recreational activity- a form of treasure-hunting, where players or geocachers seek or hide containers (caches) using GPS, and logging their findings.
The Terra Nostra Garden has 4 official themed caches, which tell geocachers of the garden’s history (cache “Flor em Flor”, cache “Jardim das Camélias” and multicache “FLA/Free Landscape of Atlantis”) whereas the cache unveiled on Saturday is located at Furnas Casino and its theme is games of chance.
October in the Azores Islands is the month of “Azores Gardens and Parks Caches,” and we will soon let you know about upcoming geocaching activities in the archipelago. The Azores Islands are a haven of small hidden places, which can escape sight at first glance, definitely making this one of the greatest ways to uncover the Azores’s best kept secrets in a very accessible manner and for people ranging all fitness levels. Download the Geocaching App now and start exploring the Azores Islands in a simple but fun way!