Horta (azores) Cruises Destination Information

The Stunning Main Port of Horta (azores)

The development of whale hunting brought whaling fleets to Horta during the whole 19th century. The construction of a pier, started in 1876, attracted steamships which took on coal at Horta.

Things to do and see

• The Marina of Horta
• Parish Church of Sao Salvador
• Clock Tower
• Santa Cruz Castle