Fogo Volcano

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Key information: Fogo Volcano

    • The eponymous 2,829m volcano on Fogo ("fire") Island, with a 9km wide caldera, caldera cliffs 1km high, and a precarious village, routinely evacuated, inside it.
      • The volcano features a breach in its east rim, a new crater (formed in1995) called Pico Pequeno, and a peak rising 1,100m above the caldera floor (Pico do Fogo).
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Walkopedia rating

  • Walkopedia rating86
  • Beauty34
  • Natural interest18
  • Human interest0
  • Charisma34
  • Negative points0
  • Total rating86

Vital Statistics

  • Length: Day or less
  • Maximum Altitude: 2,829
  • Level of Difficulty: Moderate

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