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Portela Viewpoint

Porto Santo Island, Portugal
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Great view

We walked from Pico Branco to the centre, and we came across this viewpoint on the way. It was a... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2018
indtravhelp
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
via mobile
Most of the island in front of you

Almost the whole island is visible from here - from the marina (just below the viewpoint) up to... read more

Reviewed 11 February 2018
Nik R
,
Varna, Bulgaria
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Porto Santo Island, Portugal
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"wind mills"
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"vila baleira"
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"views are spectacular"
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"grasshopper"
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

We walked from Pico Branco to the centre, and we came across this viewpoint on the way. It was a lovely day, and we had a great view of the port, mountains, and the centre. If you’re driving, there is place to park.

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Reviewed 11 February 2018

Almost the whole island is visible from here - from the marina (just below the viewpoint) up to Ponta da Calheta, including the sandy beach on the southern coast, the small airfield, Vila Baleira and other urban areas. It offers perfect opportunities for great photos...More

Thank Nik R
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Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

We rented a car and stopped here in order to take some pictures. The view is amazing. You can see the harbor from the top and also the whole island with beach 🏖

Thank Sven V
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Great place to use the telephoto lens, marvellous views of the island and the seashore. Just stand and stare at the views

Thank Mike F
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

We went on a bus tour of the island and stopped here for photographs etc. The views down to the beach and over the island are stunning. It highlights how barren and brown Porto Santo is compared to Madeira, but it still has its good...More

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Reviewed 17 September 2017

This is a great view point high up to see all over the beach, harbour etc. The whole island is very Barron.

Thank busbylewis
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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Brilliant view of island from one end to the other, worth doing, you won't be here long, but if you wish you can go for a walk along hill

Thank illoyduk
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

Here you can see a breathtaking sea view and most of Porto Santo Island, in a sunny day it looks really amazing. Recommend visiting

Thank MasterChef94
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

One of the best locations for a Porto Santo photograph. A must go to anyone planning to visit this beautiful island

Thank Tatalaia
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Friendly people, all speak English, very safe and courteous traffic, crime rate is 0.0% All amenities well maintained.

Thank Gerard N
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