- Availability: Saturday.
- Places we will visit: Pico do Areeiro (Highest point of the island), Ribeiro Frio, Porto da Cruz, Machico, Camacha and Funchal.
Price: €36/per person
Price: €18/per child (between 5 and 9 years old)
Madeira Island Tours – Santana & The Mountains Of Madeira
- Be dazzled by the view on the third highest mountain of Madeira (Pico do Areeiro with 1818 meters above the sea level).
- Visit the traditional straw roof houses in Santana and be delighted by the beautiful flowers and tarditions.
- Explore the green north coast of the island.
After the visit to Pico Ruivo, you’ll start to make your way to the north of the island passing by Ribeiro Frio, well-known for the trout hatchery and also for the Laursissilva forest (World heritage by UNESCO since 1999) after that we will starting to go down to reach Santana. In Santana you will find the traditional triangular shaped with straw roof houses, commonly known by “Casas de Santana”.
Following the road along the north coast, you will visit the village of Porto da Cruz and their rum factory and the city of Machico, the place where the portuguese navigator first landed in 1419.
On our way back to Funchal, we will pass by Camacha, very famous for is wickerwork warehouse and for being the place where the first football game took place.
Finishing our jeep safari trip, we go in direction of the harbor where you’ll set sail and go explore our coast and also have the opportunity to see whales and dolphins along the way.
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