Machico Travel Guide

by our Portugal expert Conrad Freethy
Conrad FreethyLanding point for the first explorers to find Madeira in the 1400s, Machico today boasts a wonderful beach and excellent facilities for both swimming and sunbathing. This tranquil town features some superb guesthouses and restaurants and is a good starting point for walks along the mini canals, or levadas, that crisscross the mountain areas.

360 Tour of Machico - seafront promenade with view over beach

Portugal Facts

National Flag: Portuguese Flag
Language(s): Portuguese
Currency: Euro
Dialling Code: +351
Time Zones: Lisbon : GMT
Madeira : GMT
Azores : GMT - 1
Tourism Website:

Machico 360 Tours

Machico - Forte Nossa Senhora do Amparo - old fort

Machico - seafront promenade with view over beach
Machico - seafront promenade w...

Where is Machico – Location Map


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