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      Sallochy is a perfect balance between wild camping and using a commercial site. In a fantastic location, with just composting toilet and cold running water it offers essential facilities but no more....
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      Had a wonderful couple of days at Sallochy. Booked a loch side pitch, arrived around 2pm and got set up no bother....
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      I had booked a loch side pitch, and loved it. Some of the loch side pitches are a bit removed from the main campsite and the toilets, but waking up to the view of Loch Lomond is priceless....
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      The campsite is great. lochside location. good beach. pitches can be a bit boggy, facilities adequate....
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      Yes, it's a low equipped campsite with compost toilets ans no showers - but the view definitely makes up for it!! I online booked a lochside pitch in advance and had a great stay....
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São Vincente Tourist Information

Located at the north-west coast of Madeira is São Vincente. The municipality is divided into three civil parishes, which are Boaventura, Ponta Delgada and São Vicente.
São Vincente lies at the coast, west of Santana and Machico and east of Porto Moniz.

Must See and Do Tourist Attractions in São Vincente

The São Vicente chapel is situated at a big boulder near the coastline of Madeira. You can also visit the popular caves of São Vicente or the Volcanism Centre.
Dr. Horácio Bento de Gouveia House Museum features displays of the works of this famous Madeiran teacher and writer. "Forno da Cal" Museum is also an interesting place to visit.

Family Days out in São Vincente

Hotels in this region are generally child friendly and very welcoming to families. Some offer kids clubs or safe, seperate swimming-pools for children.

Sport in São Vincente

São Vicente is an excellent location for surfers because the sea is rather rough there. You can also visit the local bathing complex, which gives you the opportunity to try out different kinds of water sports.

Shopping in São Vincente

Local supermarkets and small shops provide all the necessities for your stay in São Vicente.

Nightlife in São Vincente

São Vicente has a few local restaurants and buses run to and from Madeira's nightlife capital Funchal frequently.

Transport in São Vincente/ Madeira

A roadway links São Vincente to Santana and the western part of Madeira.

Madeira International Airport (FNC) in Funchal offers frequent flights to and from Madeira.
Cruise ships also take you to Madeira and a ferry ships you to Portimão (Algarve) once a week.
Madeira has an extensive bus system which transports you across the island.

Official Tourism Office for São Vincente/ Madeira

Avenida Arriaga Tourist Office
Avenida Arriaga, 16
9004-519 Funchal

http://www.visitmadeira.pt/