Quinta do Arco Rose Garden

 
In the gardens of Quinta do Arco, located in Arco de São Jorge, on the north coast of the island, you can visit one of the largest collections of rose bushes in Portugal, with some species of rare roses and other endangered species. The collection consists of over one thousand different species of this flower.
Here you can admire old and modern, climbing and non-climbing rose bushes. The most important and rare are identified by their names and varieties. This rose garden was awarded the "Garden of Excellence Award" by the "World Federation of Rose Societies".