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Ponta de Sao Lourenco

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Baia da Abra, Machico, Madeira, Portugal
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Baia da Abra, Machico, Madeira, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Excellent levada if you are in a good physical condition,very windy levada but the landscape of both the north and south of Madeira is amazing. The views are amazing you can take nice pics throughout the walk. I would recommend to everyone this walk.

Thank José C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We hiked til the end of the trail on a windy, slightly raining day. On some parts of the trail it is extremely windy, slippery, steap and narrow. It felt a bit adventurous. Our hikingbook said it was an easy walk. We experienced that this...More

Thank Emma t
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Interesting to see dry volcanic landscape with almost no vegetation that is different from the rest of Madeira. Definitely worth visiting. Easy trip.

Thank HelloStranger_DomNik
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic scenery and fascinating geology. Allow plenty of time. Add an extra 30 mins to appreciate the wonderful views (and recover from the climbs!).

Thank Mark P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For me, this walk is something truly magical and cannot be missed when visiting Madeira. The views are spectacular and you will be rewarded with beautiful rock formations and ocean views. We did about half the tour in 1.5 hours one way and 50 minutes...More

Thank Moon&Roon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In December this was like walking the Cornish coast path in June. Well worth the effort and I would do it again.

Thank SimonInTW
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A thrilling place with views in every direction each one a joy.We were at this amazing eastern tip of Madiera on an east island tour by mini-bus costing €35. You can also go by public bus. I think no.113?? The landscape is very rugged. Not...More

1  Thank bluesbuddah
Reviewed 11 November 2017

There is something magic about this tip of the island. The extensive walk from the car park onwards, the lunar landscape, the beautiful bay, the constant view over the Desertas Islands in the horizon, all of it contributes to providing the visitor with a sense...More

1  Thank pmartinslux
Reviewed 10 November 2017

The walk begins at the car park at the end of the road. Easy access by car with free parking. It took us 6 hrs with many stops for photographs and long, relaxing swim at Praia das Sardinhas. Take water and food with you as...More

1  Thank Tom W
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Could spend a whole day here if you are into walking but with little kids we just drove up to see the stunning views which was well worth it.

1  Thank Fiona M
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26 July 2017|
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Response from Arnaud L | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I am afraid, this is going to be a very tough walk for your father and I would not recommend it. The pathway is very rocky and it may be a real challenge for the ankles and the knees. No shade at all until you reach Casa... More
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19 March 2017|
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Response from Mandhi13 | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I was staying close by so I could walk to the start point in Canical. It is also the stop for Bus 113 (SAM) from Funchal. There is the bus route and times on Madeira island website - route east 113. They won't... More
1 January 2017|
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Response from Dfm85 | Reviewed this property |
There are no washrooms, but a small picnic ares