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$51.55 Outdoor Activities

Adventureland Madeira - 4x4 Tours West Tour - Natural Pools

We depart from Funchal towards Ribeira Brava village. After a small stop for sightseeing, we’ll start climbing towards Paúl da Serra, a plateu in the centre of the island with spectacular views. To arrive here we’ll go through Ponta do Sol and Canhas, two pictouresque villages and drive off-road. There is the possibility to make a small levada walk (approximately 20 minutes).In Paúl da Serra, at 1500 meters, we’ll start our descent through Fanal, an area with Laurel Forest classified World Heritage by Unesco, until we arrive a viewpoint in Ribeira da Janela with breathtaking views.At Porto Moniz we’re greeted with an amazing scenery built by the natural swimming pools. These pools created by volcanic lava, have crystal clear waters thanks to the sea and manages to enter and bring fresh sea water. Here we will stop for a lunch.After we’ve gathered our strenghts, we will carry on near the coast towards Seixal and São Vicente villages. We end our day at 1007 meters high, in Encumeada viewpoint, next to a mountain range that allows for magnificent views over the deep valleys of Ribeira Brava (south coast) and São Vicente (north Coast). Here we end our trip and return to Funchal.

$48.11 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

$54.99 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

$54.99 Day Trips & Excursions

East 4x4 Santana & Peaks

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

$53.84 Outdoor Activities

Porto Moniz 4WD Jeep Full Day Tour

We will pick you from your hotel / cruise dock / guest house and you will enjoy every minute, fantastic scenery and views, Laurisilva forest with thousand's years old, vulcanic rock formations on the Ocean, sea cliffs, waterfalls, sady beach and vulcanic pools, will make this the best experience in MadeiraThis is some of the places that you will pass, Ribeira Brava, Serra d'Água, Ginjas, Paúl da Serra, Fanal, Porto Moniz, Seixal.This is a full day tour, and the lunch can be provided by extra €12.00 per person, includes a 3 meal course, coffee and beveradge.Pick up outside of Funchal / Caniço will be charged a extra fuel tax. pick up in this areas extra fee - €5.00 p/p - Santo da Serra, Machico, Santa Cruz, Camacha, Jardim da Serra, Ponta do Sol, Calheta pick up in this areas extra fee - €10.00 p/p - Caniçal, Porto da Cruz, Santana, Ponta Delgada, Porto Moniz, Ponta do Pargo, Prazeres    pick up at the cruise dock extra fee - €5.00 per person