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$51.86 Day Trips & Excursions

Adventureland Madeira - 4x4 Tours West Tour - Natural Pools

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Ribeira Brava BayOur first stop of the tour, for walking around and visit the villageDuration: 20 minutesStop At: Posto Florestal Fanalarea of Laurissilva forest, classified as a World Natural Heritage by UNESCO, since December 1999 and member of the European Network of Sites of Community lmportance - Nature 2000.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Eira da Achada Lookout, Madeira, Madeira Islandsoffers a stunning view over the northern coast of Madeira Island. Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Porto Moniz Natural Swimming Pools, Porto Moniz, Madeira, Madeira IslandsThe natural swimming pools at Porto Moniz are formed by volcanic lava, naturally filled with crystal-clear sea water. The natural pools of Porto Moniz are the highlight of the village of Porto Moniz.Duration: 1 hour

$51.86 Outdoor Activities

Adventureland Madeira - 4x4 Tours - South Tour - Ponta do Pargo

Departing in the morning to the discover of the south coast of the island towards Ponta do Sol, where we shall make our first morning stop. Right after we’ll head towards Prazeres where we’ll find the change to observe some of the local mores, from its church to the pedagogical farm. Heading to Ponta do Pargo, through municipal roads, we’ll have the chance to observe some of the unique sights the area provides.  Arriving to Ponta do Pargo lighthouse, we’re gifted with a breathtaking view over the sea in contrast with the lushfull green of nature. Here we shall make our lunch break.Afterwards we’ll make way to Garganta Funda viewpoint, a unique waterfall within a spectacular rock formation and some of the most spectacular views over the sea the island has to offer. Back to the tarmac the next destination is Paúl do Mar and Jardim do Mar, through regional roads and tunels we’ll have our final stop in Calheta, with its yellow sandy beach and amazing scenery.

$82.98 Kid Friendly

FULL DAY SANTO ANTAO WITH LUNCH

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Santo Antao Scuba Diving, Santo AntaoProgram09h00 - Leave the Hotel09h05 - Porto Novo (road route paved from Porto Novo to Rbra Grande)09h20 - Cova09h35 - Corda12h00 - Ribeira Grande (short tour of Ribeira Grill where you can learn more about the history and the typical Sobrados as well as the local daily life ( Vale Rba Grande )12:30 pm - Ponta de Sol ( Short visit at Ponta do Sol - if customers are lucky, they can visit the fishermen bringing back the catch of the day)13h00 - Lunch ( Lunch break in a typical restaurant on the coast in Ponta do Sol)15h20 - Valley of the Paúl ( Visit to the valley of the Paul and distillery of Grogue with tasting of Grogue )15:50 - Janela16h00 - Return on the new road with views of the lighthouse and fascinating landscapes16h30 - Porto Novo

$46.10 Cultural & Theme Tours

NTO 01 - EXCURSION TO VALE DO PAÚL (Full day).

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Mercado municipal mindelo, sao vicente, Mindelo, Sao VicenteIt starts at the pier or at Santo Antão Art Resort and we go through all its points of interest until we reach one of the greenest valleys on the island: Vale do Paúl. Here we will visit a sugar cane plantation, observe the crushing and handling of sugarcane in the traditional press ("trapiche") of Mr. Ildo Benrós, of Jewish descent.Here you will have the opportunity to taste and buy several products of sugar cane: punch, molasses, as well as pure sugar cane syrup and the traditional "grogue" drink, there will also be a brief explanation about the production of this drink. We will continue our visit to the tourist point of the island Ponta do Sol, where we will visit the Jewish cemetery, the famous sun clock of the Port and the beautiful City Hall.After having lunch at the Divin Art Restaurant in João Dias - Ribeira Grande, we travel to Fontaínhas, famous for its fascinating landscape, a spectacular combination of sea, mountains, farmland and cliffs. It is also famous for being where the "contradança" group of Santo Antão originated, with the French influence of this small village. Back to the hotel.

$48.41 Day Trips & Excursions

Northwest Terraces and Volcanic Pools 4x4 Full Day Tour

Enjoy the best views available with a unique experience passing by the non-touristic villages. Leaving the town, your first stop is at Serra de Água village, for an experience with the amazing countryside of the Madeira.Head through forgotten and enchanted old roads, cobblestone roads and farming forestry roads up to 1500 meters above sea level at Paul da Serra plateau. Pass by the Laurissilva forest and walk for around 15 minutes on a levada (water channel). Go all the way down to Porto Moniz to enjoy the warmth of the Madeira sea at the volcanic lava pools, or at the volcanic black sandy beach. In the afternoon, enjoy a beautiful visit to Madeira’s northwest coast with amazing views, cliffs and waterfalls.On the day of the tour, we can provide lunch by a extra cost of €12.00 per person (beveradge included)• Pick–up from hotels and guest houses outside of Funchal city will be charged with additional prices: €5.00 per person at the cruise dock or harbour, €5.00 per person at São Vicente, Machico, Santa Cruz, Ponta do Sol, Calheta, Ribeira Brava, Campanário., €10.00 per person at Caniçal, Porto Moniz, Santo da Serra, Ponta Delgada

$55.32 Day Trips & Excursions

Northeast 4x4 Santana and Landscapes Day Trip

On this tour, see the best views of the eastern side of Madeira, a unique experience passing by the non-touristic villages.Start with a visit to Machico, where Portuguese captains landed for the first time. Move on to Portela for an experience with the amazing countryside of the Madeira, overlooking Eagle Rock (Penha D'Aguia), known as the human face. Enjoy the nice view over the rocks and the coast. Afterwards, continue to the sugar cane and rum factory in Porta da Cruz. Taste the local rums and learn about the local production of rum. Travel down the serpentine roads to the village Santana, to visit the traditional thatched houses. Enjoy a delicious lunch during your stay in Santana. In the afternoon, visit the 3rd highest peak of Madeira. At 1818 meters you will have a 360° view over the surroundings, passing by Ribeiro Frio Village.On the day of the tour, we can provide lunch by a extra cost of €12.00 per person (beveradge included)• Pick–up from hotels and guest houses outside of Funchal city will be charged with additional prices: €5.00 per person at the cruise dock or harbour, €5.00 per person at São Vicente, Machico, Santa Cruz, Ponta do Sol, Calheta, Ribeira Brava, Campanário., €10.00 per person at Caniçal, Porto Moniz, Santo da Serra, Ponta Delgada