Machico Tourism

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Machico (Portuguese pronunciation: [mɐˈʃiku]) is a city and municipality in the southeast part of the island of Madeira, in the Autonomous Region of Madeira. The easternmost municipality on the island, it is also the third most populous area; its population was 21,828 (in 2011). The town, proper, had a population of 10,894 in 2001.

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A place in Portugal, Machico is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. Machico is located at a short trip away from Funchal a major city in Portugal. Funchal, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Monte Cable Car, Monte Palace Tropical Garden, Botanical Garden Madeira. Also, to reach Machico, you'll have to take a flight to Funchal; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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Facts and Stats for Machico*

  • Pollution Statistics in Machico

    Know the pollution level of Machico before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 29.55 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 39.29 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 28.57 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 7.14 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 14.29 (Very Low)
  • Machico: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Machico for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Machico.

    • Burglary and Theft 10 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 10 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 33.33 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 3.33 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 20 (Low)
    • Attacks 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 35 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 98.44 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 89.06 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 23.33 (Low)
  • Living in Machico - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Machico is 159.77 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 84.47 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 99.38 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 29.37 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 44 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 57.99 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 51.06 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 10.48 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 54.62 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Machico

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Machico

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.14 USD
    • International Movie per seat 7.38 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 36.88 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 88.79 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 92.21 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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