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Rua do Farol 1, Ponta do Pargo, Calheta, Madeira 9385-251, Portugal
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All reviews stunning views worth a stop watch the sunset atlantic ocean porto moniz nice walk light house small museum dirt track stray cats plenty of free parking easy drive follow the signs beautiful spot edge pargo island
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was one point of stop on our southcoast trip .There is a little museum about the history of lighthouses on Madeira and you have a great view on the coastline.If possible...the streets are narrow....stop there for a little break

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Christiane P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great views but beware when it's windy as you'll know about it!! The weather wasn't great on our recent trip but has been in the past, you can see the impressive cliffs and the cow in the fields nearby! :)

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Choubi_Chin
Reviewed 26 January 2019

Stopped by here on one of our scenic drives around the island and it had some very good views and information boards, worth a stop en-route but not a destination in itself.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Stephanie G
Reviewed 23 January 2019

Ok for a quick walk up to the viewpoint, magnificent cliffs. Lighthouse museum is in Portugese so did not go in.Plenty of free parking available.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Allan J
Reviewed 25 November 2018

Arrived raining & returned another day to see beautiful corner of Ponta do pargo. Lighthouse as you expect is nearly at edge of Cliff. Message reads Danger, so pay attention. Views across from Lighthouse absolute breathtaking. Visit Museum inside enter through courtyard to witness the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank RMK_10
Reviewed 7 November 2018

take a 10 minutes walk to the lighthouse and have a drink afterwards at the near restaurant with nice view

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank RJ m
Reviewed 7 November 2018

This point was the extreme westerly point our tour of the South West of the island. The views were excellent, it was a shame that the exhibits in the light house museum were not in English.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Chris E
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

We have been here in day time and feel amaizing moment here. With full sun and awsome weather endless atlantic ocean is amaizing. Hard to describe feeling when You staying in edge of a clif and see hoziron. Worth to stop and look far far...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mzolad30
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Having been fortunate to have visited twice once in October and then in April - the air feels so clean and the views - we were very fortunate to have a very clear day even though the bad April storm had just passed.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank 812foxy
Reviewed 30 August 2018

We didn't visit the Lighthouse itself, we walked around and had a nice view of the coast and the sea.

Date of experience: August 2018
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