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Cabo Girao, Estreito de Camara de Lobos

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Geologic Formation · Lookout
Stop at scenic lookout point Cabo Girao, which is 589 m (1,932 ft) above sea level, before going on a hike. This large sea cliff is popular among tourists for its views of the southern coast of Madeira Island, including the capital city of Madeira. Step onto the glass-floored observation platform, which was added to the site in 2012, for a better vantage point. You'll find hiking trails nearby. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Cabo Girao by using our Estreito de Camara de Lobos road trip planning site.
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  • Fantastic view. You probably only need 20 - 30 minutes there. We visited as part of a 'Best of the West 4x4 tour with Just Go, who were brilliant. When you look out to sea, it feels like you are on a....  more »
  • The highest sea cliff in Europe – geologically doubtful statement though, as Archipelago of Madeira belongs to African tectonic plate. But geology aside, the cliff is very worth to see. Moreover, It....  more »
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  • Fantastic place but it’s overcrowded! Try to go early in the morning or late afternoon.. there was hundreds of people when we were there mid morning
  • Great views, awesome, but very busy between 11:00 and 15:00

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