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Nice place for a BBQ

Well worth the steep walk to get to this view point.l, about halfway up pico do castel. The route... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2018
Robert F
,
Liverpool, United Kingdom
via mobile
Stunning views

Found this during a walk, kept beautifully clean and has stunning views. No charge to visit... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2018
Banana88
,
Nottingham
via mobile
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“great view” (11 reviews)
“cobbled road” (2 reviews)
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Porto Santo Island, Portugal
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"great view"
in 11 reviews
"cobbled road"
in 2 reviews
"toilet facilities"
in 2 reviews
"easy walk"
in 2 reviews
"both sides"
in 2 reviews
"south coast"
in 2 reviews
"vila baleira"
in 2 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 2 reviews
"cannon"
in 8 reviews
"peak"
in 7 reviews
"viewpoint"
in 20 reviews
"climb"
in 8 reviews
"quad"
in 5 reviews
"picnic"
in 5 reviews
"island"
in 51 reviews
"track"
in 4 reviews
"bbq"
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Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Well worth the steep walk to get to this view point.l, about halfway up pico do castel. The route is very well signposted and the track is a cobbled Road mainly, someplace they are dirt tracks but they are made for cars and you might...More

Thank Robert F
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Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Found this during a walk, kept beautifully clean and has stunning views. No charge to visit. There's also toilet facilities close by and plenty of parking as you can drive to it

Thank Banana88
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

Disappointing that no more publicity is given to this castle with such a stunning views. Sadly, it was closed when we passed but we could walk around

Thank alaincarlier
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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Old black stone hand made road until reach the top, when you have a beautiful place to have a picnic, and had a wonderful view above the magnificent island.

Thank Bruno C
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Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Great view of island and recommend if you get the chance. Plenty of photo opportunities as well. Hire a quad bike

Thank S1m0nster
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Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Worth the visit as you can get a great view across the island. The place is easy to find and to access!

Thank Carlos A
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

Nice place to overview the south part of Porto Santo. Bring your own food and drinks and enjoy the picnic

Thank klauseggert
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Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Rode up on a hired quad bike. If you head towards the cannon and BBQ areas there’s a great view along the beach and the habited areas of the island. You can also ride/walk the other way and get really close to the top via...More

Thank Marky7512
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

A great photo opportunity from this point on the island. A good place to use a telephoto lens and a tripod

Thank Mike F
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Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Great walk with panoramic views not be missed. Reasonably easy walk although some steep climbs towards the end and the ascent to Pico Castelo. Well signposted and clear paths.

Thank DavidMWhitstable
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