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Beautiful waterfall only attraction

Short walk from limited parking brings you to a viewpoint overseeing the waterfall. Further short... read more

Reviewed January 23, 2019
Allan J
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england
Amazing waterfall

The Garganta Funda ( Deep Throat) waterfall is located in the parish of Ponta do Pargo, in Calheta... read more

Reviewed June 3, 2018
kristinap532
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London, United Kingdom
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Caminho do Pedregal, Ponta do Pargo, Calheta, Madeira 9385-269, Portugal
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Reviewed January 23, 2019

Short walk from limited parking brings you to a viewpoint overseeing the waterfall. Further short walk takes you to the edge of the cliffs. No access to walking further along the cliff edge.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Allan J
Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

The Garganta Funda ( Deep Throat) waterfall is located in the parish of Ponta do Pargo, in Calheta. The walk is short and view is stunning. Worth visiting.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank kristinap532
Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

The walk is short and the scenery is stunning, lush green with wild flowers and you walk beside may fields being tended by local people. The waterfall itself is beautiful and just below the viewing platform you can climb down to a nice warm place...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Artyonetwo
Reviewed January 3, 2018

Don't miss to see these cliffs and this coastline. This is one of several stunning viewpoints along the west coast of Madeira, and - in my humble opinion - the best. Not just because of the views north and south, but also because of the...More

Date of experience: January 2018
3  Thank tumbleweed67
Reviewed June 17, 2017

You can drive down to the viewpoint or drive down to the lighthouse from the village. The scenery is stunning.There is a walk that links the viewpoint and the lighthouse which is about 1 km each way.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank 370anonymous
Reviewed February 25, 2017 via mobile

The area round these cliffs and the lighthouse offer spectacular views of the Atlantic and the scenery is quite stunning. There are lovely walks along the cliffs and if you are lucky you will see the Bertholet's Pipit - a rare bird found only on...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Oldie48
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