Banda D'Além Beach

The bay of the city of Machico gives the city an incomparable elegance: the calm and crystal-clear sea that bathes this area blends with the green mountains that surround it. It is precisely in this scenery that you can find Banda d'Além Beach.

This bathing area is a great option to enjoy a pleasant and relaxing day with family or friends. Located on the right bank of the mouth of Ribeira de Machico, it is about 70 metres long and 100 metres wide.

Banda D'Além Beach stands out among the traditional Madeiran pebble beach resorts thanks to its golden sand, imported from Morocco. It is one of the few of its kind on the island, and became one of the most popular recreational areas for locals and visitors alike.

This beach has a lifeguard during the bathing season and a series of facilities to support bathers. It has cabins for changing clothes, showers, toilets, a parking area, access walkways and conditions for people with reduced mobility. At Banda d'Além Beach you can also find several leisure and sports equipment.


Banda d'Além Beach, with golden sand from Morocco, is located in Machico bay. With a series of support facilities, it offers all the necessary comfort conditions.

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