Full Day
Duration
West Coast
Location
8 People
Number of people (max)


Map of the tour:

 

 

 

DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION Funchal (your accomodation / hotel)
DEPARTURE TIME (PICKUP) Please arrive by 8:30 for a prompt departure. (tour starts 09:00)
RETURN TIME Approximately 16:30 / 17:00.
INCLUDED
Professional instructor Free pickup
Insurance (required by Portuguese law) Free drop off
NOT INCLUDED
Lunch
Drinks
  • All Tours have a minimum of 4 people and a maximum of 8 people.
  • Tours may be Cancelled Due to Weather Conditions or
    Events Beyond our Control.
  • If Tours are cancelled, a full refund will be provided.
  • The company not have license for walking or beach.

Our tour doesn’t provide food or drink, but anytime you like to stop to have a drink or go to personal issue you’re more than welcome to ask for it we are happy to assist you.

1

8.30: Pickup

Informations about pickup:
  • Funchal: Hotel or Accomodation
2

Câmara de Lobos

We start the tour in “Câmara de Lobos”, it is a fishing village, which is located on the west side of Funchal. The boats are housed in the small bay, creating a unique landscape on the island. The name was given by João Gonçalves Zarco, resulting from the abundance of monk seals that were in the bay. Locally, this place is well known for the traditional Poncha, a drink made with citrus, honey and rum from the region.
3

Cabo Girão

The tour continues to the second highest cliff in the world and the highest in Europe (580m) – (1775ft). One of the most tourist spots on the island. Here you will have a privileged view of Câmara de Lobos and Funchal. Due to natural erosion from the sea, caves and terrain were formed along the coast.
4

Ribeira brava

It is an important town in the Region, which connects the North and the rest of the west of the island. The word Ribeira (means
river) and the word Brava (means wild). The mother church is the main attraction of the village. Built in the 16th century, it has had some changes over time. You can also see the São Bento fort and at the same time have a coffee.
5

Ponta do Sol

This is considered the hottest municipality on the island and where the sun shines for the longest number of hours. It also has a beautiful beach and is a good place to eat or drink something.
6

Madalena do Mar

Madalena do Mar is a small village located on the southwest coast of the island with beautiful views of the sea and cliffs.
7

Calheta

Calheta is one of the most important municipalities on the island due to its size and sun exposure. It has a good beach and is known for the large production of local rum (sugar cane).
8

Prazeres

Prazeres is a Portuguese parish in the municipality of Calheta, with an area of ​​13 km². It is well known for having the pedagogical farm, where you can see a good variety of farm animals. It is a reference place to drink tea and cider (from the apple).
9

Ponta do Pargo

Ponta do Pargo belongs to the Municipality of Calheta. It has a road that connects with Porto Moniz, Satana and Funchal. It has an incredible view from the Lighthouse. It is a very touristy area. It is also possible to drink a good tea there.
10

Achadas da Cruz

Achadas da Cruz, belongs to the Municipality of Porto Miniz. It has an altitude of 575 meters from the sea. It is known for having a cable car that makes it possible to access a beach in a more reserved area.
11

Santa do Porto Moniz

Belongs to Porto Moniz. The Miradouro of Santa, in Porto Moniz, gives us a superb view over the village of Porto Moniz and the Ilhéu Mole.
12

Porto Moniz

Porto Moniz is located in northwest Madeira. The terraced slopes, lined with dry stone walls and fences, made of heather broom, protect the crops from the north winds. The main attractions are its beautiful and unique natural pools, one of the main points of interest on the island. From the natural pools to the pier you can find and try the local fish and seafood, as well as pay a visit to the aquarium, which is located in the fort of São João Batista.
13

Ribeira da Janela

Ribeira da Janela is a parish belonging to the Municipality of Porto Moniz. It is known for the existing rocks contrasting with the sea.
14

Seixal

Seixal is a picturesque village, where the vegetables and vineyards are surrounded by heather. Its coastline is incredibly surrounded by mountains. It has one of the most famous beaches on the island and has recently won a European award for having a unique landscape of vegetation contrasting with the sea.
15

São Vicente

Located in the north between two rows of basaltic lavas, São Vicente is a charming village with picturesque narrow streets and old houses. It is in this locality that the volcanic caves are found, but it is a tour that requires more time, certainly to be done at another opportunity.
16

Ribeira Brava

Without Stopping.
17

Back to the pickup point

We will return to Funchal, to the accommodation or hotels.
camara de lobos
Banana
Catcus
Bird of paradise flower
Ribeira Brava
Ribeira Brava
Serra d Agua
Cabo Girao
Cabo girao Viewpoint
Faja dos Padres
Ponta do sol
Ponta Dpo sol Beach
Lighthouse
Seafront Seixal
Cunhas Road
Pico do arieiro mountains