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Amazing Northeast Tour

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Duration
time-raw8 hours
Difficulty
Easy
Starting point
Your accommodation in Funchal
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Pickup Option
Free Pickup

This tour offers guests the chance immerse themselves in the routes and culture of the Madeiran lifestyle, visiting typical Madeira houses in Santana, volcanic caves in São Vicente, and even learning a traditional set-up for rum production at the Old Mill Museum in Porto da Cruz.

What to expect?

Itinerary:

Stop At: Sao Vicente Caves & Volcanism Centre, Sao Vicente, Madeira, Madeira Islands

  • The Caves and the Center of Volcanism offer an incredible visit to these natural lava caves.

Stop At: Church of the Good Lord Jesus, Ponta Delgada, Madeira, Madeira Islands

  • Ponta Delgada is a small village in the north coast of Madeira, located in the district of São Vicente with breathtaking scenery of the mountains and the sea. It is now famous for its beach complex saltwater pools, and a protected beach from the tides and strong winds, situated in a bay.

  • The town is proud of its Mother Church, the Chapels of the Immaculate Heart of Mary and the Magi, Museum D. Freitas Hilaria, and the House Museum of Horacio Bento Gouveia.

Stop At: Santana, Madeira, Madeira Islands

  • Saint George Arch, this parish in the municipality of Santana owes its name to the arched shape of the mountains that surround it.

Stop At: Santana, Madeira, Madeira Islands

  • Walk down Cabanas, a belvedere is between St. George and St. George Arch. Here, you will not only find a spectacular view of Arco de São Jorge but on a clear day, you can also see the neighboring island of Porto Santo.

Stop At: Praia de Machico, Machico, Madeira, Madeira Islands

  • Porto da Cruz, the parish of Porto da Cruz, is located 36 km from Funchal, on the north coast of the island. Porto da Cruz is a civil parish since 1677, and in 1996 it became a town.

  • The mountains surrounding the town are almost like an amphitheater facing the sea. From a geological point of view, Porto da Cruz is a true exhibition of splendid formations such as the consecutive layers of volcanic ash or basalt formations. Connected for long to the exploitation of land, Porto da Cruz has a largely rural and agricultural landscape. The devices found here to witness the dynamics that sugar added to the local economy.

Stop At: Pico do Facho viewpoint, Canical, Madeira, Madeira Islands

  • The Peak of Facho Viewpoint is located north of Machico, before reaching the tunnel of Caniçal, along a path that leads up to the top of Pico do Facho.

Stop At: Municipal Market of Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, Madeira, Madeira Islands

  • Santa Cruz, the locality of Santa Cruz preserves a calmed environment during the whole year, despite the air traffic of the nearby Santa Catarina Airport. This fishing village still has Manueline monuments from the first years of colonization.

What is included?

  • Admission to all attractions
  • Ground transportation
  • English-speaking guide
  • Note: Volcanic caves entrance not included in the price

Is this experience for me?

  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers

What do I need to bring?

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Spending money
  • Camera
  • Layered clothing
  • Passport/ID
  • Outerwear, such as gloves and a coat (dependent on season)

Additional information

  • Voucher: You will receive a secure voucher to either print out or present on your mobile phone.
  • Cancellation Policy: For a full refund, please cancel at least 24 hours prior to the start date of the experience.
  • Quality Assurance: Travelade only works with selected local partners we trust to provide high-quality service.

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$41