Private VIP Service Madeira Island The Tour of the East

Cultural & Theme Tours in Portugal

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Our east tour begins in Caniço, where you can visit the majestic statue of King Christ (Cristo Rei), the first one in the world. Following we go a little above 600 meters height and we visit Camacha, a parish referenced as "The Land of the Wicker" where you can see furniture and baskets made in wicker very well known in the 19th century in the world.Continuing up, reaching 1818 meters at Pico do Areeiro you will see beautiful sights of the Madeira Mountains. After that, we go down to Ribeiro Frio where you can see the trouts farming and if you would like to do a small walking in the famous Levadas of the island where you can see a big part of Laurissilva forest.Later we keep going downwards and see wonderful viewpoints by São Roque do Faial and Portela. We visit the Santo da Serra Park where we can see some farming animals and enjoy a landscape view over the northeast, finishing our trip in the city of Santa Cruz, also known as the "Door of Madeira".
• Decide what is the pick-up time. • Your tour is Private and Personalized. • The trip goes through this villages: Caniço, Camacha, Pico Areeiro, Ribeiro Frio, São Roque Faial, Portela, Santo da Serra, Santa Cruz. • Get ready to see the great part of the laurissilva forest recognized as World Natural Heritage by UNESCO with unique landscape where you can see stunning views, beautiful scenarios where the green predominates and where we see the most exquisite touches of nature. • See amazing viewpoints spread through this tour. • You will see the first King Christ of the World. • Let's go to the third Highest Mountain of the Island and enjoy different landscape. • Have the chance to see some farm animals. • You'll see how the locals used to live inside some kind of caves. • Visit the Trouts breed center in Ribeiro Frio. • Visit the Wicker Factory and where it was played for the first time football in Portugal. • The price is from Funchal and Caniço area.

What’s included

  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Local guide
  • Tour escort/host
  • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Free WIFI onboard

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks