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Ponta de Sao Lourenco

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Address: Baia da Abra, Machico, Madeira, Portugal
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We went to here to start our hike and enjoy the view.. It was tad bit windy but then it is expected as it is open on both sides at some viewpoints. Views are amazing. We also... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Smriti S
Farnborough, United Kingdom
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Farnborough, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We went to here to start our hike and enjoy the view.. It was tad bit windy but then it is expected as it is open on both sides at some viewpoints. Views are amazing. We also stayed to view the sunset but the cloud covered it all..

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great views of the sea and different rock colours and formations. Quite a climb at the end, but worth it for the views. The places mentioned for swimming were not easy to access. One involves getting into deep water. The other "beach" was very rocky and the sea was rough when we were there.

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The location and the walk seems amazing. We barely did half way though as the wind threatened to blow us and our baby off our footing and there are dangerous points in the walk that are unsuitable for babies in my opinion. Other than that, beautiful place! Don't miss the sandy beach on your way here. I heard they shipped... More 

Thank girishmuraly
Derby, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Here is a walk suitable for the whole family and able bodied older travellers . Takes upwards of 3 hours depending on stops or which you will need a fair few to absorb the great views and stunning geological features not to mention the abundance of floral colour. We also saw good sittings of several kestrels. Good sheltered swimming spot... More 

1 Thank het2
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is certainly our favorite spot/walk on Madeira island. With each step there was a totally new world... Beautiful rocks, reefs, views... Definitely must see!

1 Thank Hanka N
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hike is not too difficult, and give access to beautiful views. The path is made safe overall. This Madeira's area is more arid than the others, with a particular vegetation. If you want (it's not a necessity), you may try the last climb to the Pico do Furado. That's the most harder part of this hike.

Thank Mout L
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Simple hiking tour with wonderful views over rock formations and of the sea. At Casa de Sardinha you can make a break and get some information about its history.

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Hasselt, Belgium
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This walk is stunning : the path is on a peninsula covered with meadows full of flowers and with ocean views all the time. Unfortunately the walk is to the end of the peninsula and back the same way. It was very crowded when we were there (a monday and not a school holiday anywhere in Europe) and that was... More 

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Bexhill-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The walk from the end of the road (car parking available but not huge amounts - get here early!) is a great experience. There are various pathways that take you east towards the end of the island. The pathway is good (and quite crowded) and has a few climbs and drops to contend with. The views are spectacular and you... More 

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New Jersey
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took advantage of a sunny day to hike this trail, which has amazing views all along the way. Some part of the trail can be quite rocky and steep, especially toward the end. So a good pair of hiking shoe is a must. Also be aware there is no bathroom facility further up the trail. Bring your own food... More 

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