Horta is a municipality in the western part of the Azores.
The municipality has a population of 15,224, its density is 88/km² and it has an area of 173.1 km².
The city itself has a population of about 7,000 inhabitants.
The municipality includes the totality of the Faial Island.
a taxi awaits for those touring the island
art from the visiting yachts
More Photos of the Ship Art
Holy Ghost chapel
Whale and Dolphin Watching
whale and the Captain
through the door and upstairs to the museum
Photos from the Scrimshaw Museum
People and Places