Grand Madeira Island Tour - Porto Moniz and Santana

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Grand Madeira Island Tour - Porto Moniz and Santana information and booking

from
$82
Duration
8 hours
Departs from
Avenida do Mar at the Hotel Bus Stop or your selected Funchal city hotel
Returns to
Concludes at original point of departure
Time of departure
9:00am
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Tour description provided by Viator

Spend a day admiring the picturesque scenery of Madeira. Start today with a beautiful view over Camara de Lobos from Pico da Torre followed by stunning views from Cabo Girao, the second highest sea cliff in the world. Capture the view from Encumeada summit where you can see both sides of the island at the same time. Visiting Paul da Serra, Porto Moniz, Sao Vincente, Cabana Sao Jorge and Santana, this tour will be the highlight of any visit to Madeira.

Enjoy the view over the typical fishing village Camara de Lobos from Pico da Torre, before continuing to Cabo Girao. This is the second highest sea cliff in the world, 580 meters high. Stop to enjoy the amazing view out to sea.

At Encumeada summit (1,007 meters) both sides of the island (north and south) can be seen at the same time (weather permitting). Your tour continues to Paul da Sarra which is the only plateau of the island at 1,400meters high.

Your next stop is Porto Moniz, a village well known for its volcanic swimming pools, where you can discover one of the most beautiful points of the north coast - a road built on the rocks by the sea where you can admire the astonishing waterfalls.

Visit Sao Vicente, a village famous for being known as 'Court of the North', and discover its characteristic streets, monuments and history. Enjoy a stop for lunch before heading to Cabanas Sao Jorge for it's amazing panoramic views.

After visiting the beautiful area of Faial, climb up to Santana famous for its cottages. On the way back to Funchal you will discover the town of Machico where discoveres first disemabarked in 1420.

What's included

  • Lunch
  • Entrance fees
  • Transport by air-conditioned coach
  • Hotel pick up and drop off

What isn't included

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks, unless specified