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Address: Machico, Madeira 9225, Portugal
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$37*
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Full Day East Madeira - Camacha, Pico do Ariero, Ribeiro Frio...

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A easy walk, with stunning views

Sometimes it's important to take the time to look back and see where you've been. We combined this walk with a forest walk that starts in Sao Roque do Faial. The forest walk... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 5, 2015
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Sometimes it's important to take the time to look back and see where you've been. We combined this walk with a forest walk that starts in Sao Roque do Faial. The forest walk opened in 2011 is quite steep in places and not recommended for less experienced walkers. However the Levada walk is much easier. I would recommend taking a... More 

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Preston, United Kingdom
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135 reviews 135 reviews
45 attraction reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

This Levada is easy to access from Funchal on the 53 SAM bus to Faial. The bus stop is at Cruz outside a cafe. The walk is clearly signposted on the left side of the road.You have two options as the Levada splits.Our choice was the right hand fork and it proved to be a lovely 3 hour walk. 1... More 

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Clitheroe, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
12 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2013 via mobile

Very easy walking. Parking limited at start. Easy to follow path with hand rails where needed. Ends at riverbed with wire suspension bridge ( rickety!) and picnic bench.

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