The Pico do Arieiro is with its altitude of 1818 meters the third highest peak on the island of Madeira and the highest to be reached by bike. Views are spectacular up there and when there is very good weather, it is even possible to see Porto Santo, the neighbouring island, which is situated 30 nautical miles to the north.
The Pico Ariero is situated in Portugal
Starting from Machico,
the Pico Ariero ascent is 25.8 km long. Over this distance, you climb 1818 heightmeters.
The average percentage thus is 7 %.
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Pico Ariero from Machico in 3D, on Googleearth!
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