Ribeira Brava Tourism, Portugal

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Ribeira Brava (Portuguese pronunciation: [ʁiˈβɐjɾɐ ˈβɾavɐ]) is a municipality on the island of Madeira, in the Portuguese Autonomous Region of Madeira. It is located along the southern coast (approximately center), and is west of Câmara de Lobos and the regional capital Funchal, and south of São Vicente The population in 2011 was 13,375, in an area of 65.41 km².


This is a perfect opportunity to take a break from your routine and enjoy a fun-filled holiday. Ribeira Brava in Portugal is an ideal destination for a vacation! Ribeira Brava is located at a short trip away from Funchal a major city in Portugal. Add Funchal to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Monte Cable Car, Monte Palace Tropical Garden, Botanical Garden Madeira. Also, to reach Ribeira Brava, 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. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Ribeira Brava*

  • Pollution Statistics in Ribeira Brava

    Know the pollution level of Ribeira Brava before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 29.17 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 34.38 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 28.13 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 15 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 15.63 (Very Low)
  • Ribeira Brava: Crime and Safety

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

    • 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 Ribeira Brava - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Ribeira Brava is 160.12 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 84.47 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 99.45 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 28.22 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 44 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 54.38 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 51.06 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 11.06 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 54.04 (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 Ribeira Brava

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Ribeira Brava

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.14 USD
    • International Movie per seat 7.74 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 34.67 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 93.56 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 95.34 USD

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

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