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Pico do Facho viewpoint

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23 Oct 2018
“Machico view”
11 Jul 2018
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Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

We walked up to Pico do Facho from the city. Its about a 2 hour walk, but well worth it. You can see the city from above and also the arriving planes. Great view of the bay and sandy beach. Although the sky was cloudy...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank annagE1194XF
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Approx 2 hour hike either in the nature or the road (alternatively take take the car). In the nature, there’s a path to follow and the climb can be sometimes tough.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Nick S
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Myself and my Dad walked to the viewpoint from our hotel in Machico - it took under an hour - hard work but really worth the view! You can see how small the runway is and planes landing and taking off. A lot of people...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank laura d
Reviewed 26 May 2018

Very brief stop before return back to hotels following Mimosa levada. Steep steps to a viewing platform that takes in the deserted isles, Baia D'Abra, Canical and Machico. Even got to see Porto Santo on the horizon on this clear day. Well worth a 15-20...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank coh8
Reviewed 25 May 2018

We had a quick stop here on a drive around the Island. It is very high, a lovely look out over part of the city and the airport. Well worth the visit.

Date of experience: March 2018
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