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Located on the north coast of Madeira, Santana is a small town famous for its traditional-style whitewashed A-Frame houses with thatched roofs, painted blue window frames, and red shutters. The town is also home to the Madeira Theme Park, a popular family-friendly attraction.

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Estrada Regional 101, Fonte da Pedra, Santana, 9230-098
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Sunrise Transfer To Pico Do Arieiro, Hike To Pico Ruivo & Return From Teixeira
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Sunrise Transfer To Pico Do Arieiro, Hike To Pico Ruivo & Return From Teixeira

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One of the most popular hikes in Madeira is the challenging trek between the Arieiro and Ruivo mountain peaks. Take the guesswork out of getting there by booking a transfer service to easily get to and from the hike. This is not a guided tour but an easy way for visitors who don't have cars to access the hike.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$36.50
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$36.50

A-Framed Houses East Tour

A-Framed Houses East Tour

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East Madeira is known for its stunning A-Framed houses in Camacha. This day tour is perfect for travelers with limited time in Madeira as you’ll see many highlights in one tour. Get access to incredible Pico Arieiro views, see the UNESCO World Heritage site Laurissilva Forest, and Ponta de São Lourenço. Traveling with a guide means you won’t get lost, and you’ll learn about Madeira as you explore its attractions.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$28.98
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Full Day Jeep Safari East - Pico do Areeiro - Santana - Ponta de são Lourenço
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Full Day Jeep Safari East - Pico do Areeiro - Santana - Ponta de são Lourenço

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Experience Funchal’s rich culture and natural environment on this all-day off-road adventure. After a convenient hotel pickup, hop in a 4x4 and explore the island’s pristine corners with a local guide. Stop for souvenirs in Santana, visit Madiera’s first capital city, and marvel at picturesque views of the Red Cliffs—all on one affordable, family-friendly tour.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$49.55
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$49.55

Madeira East Island Tour with Levada Walk and Lunch

Madeira East Island Tour with Levada Walk and Lunch

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Spend a day exploring the dramatic sea cliffs, islands and traditional villages of Madeira’s east coast on this full-day small-group tour, with a maximum of 8 people. Enjoy magnificent views of Ribeiro Frio, Pico do Arieiro and Laurissilva forest; discover the crafts-making heritage of Camacha village; and snap photos of the thatched triangular houses in Santana village. After a scenic walk along the levadas (canal ways) and a visit to a trout farm, tuck into a delicious 3-course lunch (included) on the island of Grutas do Faial.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$49.55
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 Magnificent East Tour

 Magnificent East Tour

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While Madeira's western half features more natural landmarks, the eastern part is more cultural. Take a small-group tour from Funchal and discover several landmarks including the wicker factory in Camacha, the colorful village of Santana, several viewpoints, and the Arieiro summit. While you explore, learn about the village traditions and history of Madeira from your tour guide.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$32.20
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$32.20

Around The Island - Two Days Tour From 9am to 5pm (each Day)
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Around The Island - Two Days Tour From 9am to 5pm (each Day)

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Make the most of your time in Madeira and cover the entire island in just two days on this small-group excursion. Set out for two full-day tours to see top landmarks including Girao Cape, the Porto Moniz natural pools, the fishing village of Camara de Lobos, and the Arieiro and Ruivo summits. Experience nature, history, and tradition on this comprehensive tour.
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  • 2 days
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$64.41
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All Madeira In 2 Days Tour
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All Madeira In 2 Days Tour

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Get involved with nature, history and tradition. Feeling Madeira gives you adventure and a unique experience you will never forget!
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$70.19
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$70.19

Full Day East of Madeira Tour

Full Day East of Madeira Tour

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Start this tour towards Pico do Arieiro, the highest mountain accessible by car and the third highest on the island (1818m). Here you will be amazed by the fantastic views over the mountains and the island. Descent towards Ribeiro Frio, located in the Laurissilva forest, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, where nature lives in perfect harmony. Continuing along the north coast, pass through Faial and arrive at Santana, a village known for its typical and original thatched roof houses. After lunch, admire Ponta de São Lourenço, with several rock formations and impressive views. Arrive in Machico, a historic town where the discoverers first landed in 1419. Return to the Hotel.
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  • 8 hours
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$32.20
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Madeira Peaks - Open 4X4 Full-Day Tour
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Madeira Peaks - Open 4X4 Full-Day Tour

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The island of Madeira is renowned for rugged mountains whose summits shoot into the sky. Ascend to the island’s best viewpoints on a 8-hour 4x4 tour from Funchal, ideal for lovers of nature and the outdoors. In an open-top 4x4, you’ll conquer rugged, off-road routes and absorb views of natural landmarks such as Eagle’s Rock and Ribeiro Frio , the island’s third-highest peak. Plus, you’ll visit a sugar cane factory in Porto da Cruz. Hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
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  • 8 hours
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$57.15
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Morning Transfer To Pico Do Arieiro, Hike To Pico Ruivo & Return From Teixeira
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Morning Transfer To Pico Do Arieiro, Hike To Pico Ruivo & Return From Teixeira

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Budget transfers to enjoy this amazing hike in your own rhythm! Designed for travelers that are looking for freedom! Pick-up and drop-off included in Funchal and Caniço. Is the service a guided tour? No, all our services are transfers. You will have the freedom to enjoy the hike in your own rhythm without having to follow anyone and make stops whenever you want. Is it safe to do the hike without any guide? Yes, it is safe. You must be careful but: 1) There are clear signs all over the trail. 2) Travelers with rented cars do this hike without a guide. 3) You can hike with the other travelers of the transfer. Travel Agent & Tourism Licence: RNAVT N° 9866 Insurance: Allianz COPYRIGHTS RESERVED © 2019
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  • 7 hours
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Safari 4x4 Pico Arieiro Santana in Small Group

Safari 4x4 Pico Arieiro Santana in Small Group "FlowerEAST"

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Explore the wild and rural side of East Madeira by going on an exhilarating 4x4 tour. You won’t have to worry about your trip being overcrowded as you’ll be traveling in a small group. Visit off-road sites that would be hard to reach alone such as Pico do Arieiro. You’ll see incredible landscapes, learn about local flora and fauna, and see traditional houses in Santana. A guide will enhance your tour with fascinating stories about the island along the way.
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  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$53.67
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Madeira Levada Walk - Caldeirao Verde
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Madeira Levada Walk - Caldeirao Verde

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Hike through the spectral landscapes of the UNESCO-listed Queimadas Forest Park, Madeira, on an enriching 5-hour excursion from Funchal. Accompanied by an expert guide, stroll at a leisurely pace through landscapes reminiscent of fairytales; see thatched-roof cottages, ancient trees and exotic bird species as you explore. Gaze at the emerald green lagoon beneath the famous Caldeirão Waterfall before taking the same route back to the start point. 
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$39.72
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Discover The East - Madeira Island

Discover The East - Madeira Island

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Departure from the hotel at 9:00 am towards the parish of Camacha to observe the wicker factory and all its process. Afterwards, climb to Pico do Areeiro at 1818m, where you can observe the beautiful mountains and surrounding valleys and even the parish of Curral das nuntas, deep in one of the great valleys. Descent to Ribeiro Frio, where there is a nursery of trout that later are dropped in the brook. A visit to the center of Santana is followed to observe the typical triangular houses with thatched roof, followed by another stop in Faial. Returning to Funchal, you will have two more stops, at the belvedere of Ponta de São Lourenço and Machico. Return to the hotel by 5:00 p.m.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$32.20
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Northeast Santana Traditional Houses 4x4 Safari Full-Day Tour
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Northeast Santana Traditional Houses 4x4 Safari Full-Day Tour

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Discover the beautiful Portuguese island of Madeira on this full-day Jeep tour from Santana. Take in the beautiful scenery and panoramic views of the forest, sea cliffs, and local villages. Enjoy a delicious Madeiran lunch before heading to a rum factory to sample some of the local spirits. Soak up the nature and beautiful views on this fun safari tour.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$56.08
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Arieiro Peak, Santana
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Arieiro Peak, Santana "Biosphere Reserve" & more..Full day Tour in Open Roof 4x4

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Journey to the lesser-seen side of Portugal on this off the beaten track Jeep tour from Funchal. See Santana, a renowned UNESCO biosphere reserve, where you can explore traditional houses. If you choose, you can select an option to go trout fishing for your lunch. Enjoy a convenient pickup at your hotel.
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  • 8 hours
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East 4x4 Santana & Peaks
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East 4x4 Santana & Peaks

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Venture off-road in a 4x4 on this full-day tour from Funchal and explore the wild landscapes, lush forests, and coastal villages of Madeira’s north-east coast. Admire the traditional houses in Santana, take in the views from Pico do Areeiro mountain, sample Madeira rum at the Porta da Cruz rum factory, and enjoy a delicious lunch (own expense) at a local restaurant.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$57.97
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4x4 Full-Day Tour to Explore Portugal's Scents and Flavors
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4x4 Full-Day Tour to Explore Portugal's Scents and Flavors

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Get off the beaten track on a full-day tour of Madeira by open-top 4x4 vehicle, exploring a landscape of rugged mountains with views to the sea. Depart Funchal for the northwestern side of the island, where the scenery gets wilder and more dramatic. You’ll pass through a series of Madeira villages, with time to explore traditional factories, a saw mill, and old fashioned thatched houses. This full-day tour of northwest Madeira includes pickup and drop-off at Funchal hotels, and it’s the perfect introduction to the island’s natural side.
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  • 7 to 9 hours
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$46.25
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$46.25

East of Madeira | Full Day 4x4 Tour

East of Madeira | Full Day 4x4 Tour

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Experience the spectacular natural scenery, delicious cuisine, and traditional villages of Madeira’s east coast on this full-day tour. Traveling by 4WD, venture off-road and escape the crowds as you drive the Pico do Areiro mountain roads, stop in villages such as Ribeiro Frio and Faial, and visit a traditional A-frame house in Santana. Along the way, enjoy lunch (own expense) at a local restaurant, optional tastings of Madeira wine or Porto Da Cruz rum, and a visit to a poncho bar.
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  • 8 hours
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$63.33
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Full Day - Madeira East
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Full Day - Madeira East

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Departure from the hotel at 9:00 am towards the parish of Camacha to observe the wicker factory and all its process. Afterwards, climb to Pico do Areeiro at 1818m, where you can observe the beautiful mountains and surrounding valleys and even the parish of Curral das nuntas, deep in one of the great valleys. Descent to Ribeiro Frio, where there is a nursery of trout that later are dropped in the brook. A visit to the center of Santana is followed to observe the typical triangular houses with thatched roof, followed by another stop in Faial. Returning to Funchal, you will have two more stops, at the belvedere of Ponta de São Lourenço and Machico. Return to the hotel by 5:00 p.m.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$32.20
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Sunrise Pico do Areeiro to Pico Ruivo PR1 Guided Hike (small groups max 8 per)

Sunrise Pico do Areeiro to Pico Ruivo PR1 Guided Hike (small groups max 8 per)

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On this amazing sunrise tour, it is a small group guided walk, Maximum 8 travellers, an amazing experience to see the day starting on the more amazing sunrise spots, often above the clouds. Beating away the big groups, we will have the mountain to ourselves
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  • 6 to 8 hours
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$53.67
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Shore Excursion - Santana & Peaks 4x4 tour
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Shore Excursion - Santana & Peaks 4x4 tour

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This is a shore excursion with pick up / drop off at the cruise terminal, and lunch included. Discover the eastern side of Madeira in a 4x4 vehicle with an open top roof. Visit the traditional houses in Santana, Madeira's 3rd highest peak, s rum factory, non-touristic villages, Madeira's UNESCO–listed native forest, and great landscapes.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$91.25
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Santana / Typical Houses Tour

Santana / Typical Houses Tour

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The most popular tour on the island of Madeira. We have created a diversified program especially for you to ensure that you have the best time of your life. We want our customers to see the spectacular beauty of Madeira Island.
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  • 8 hours
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$32.20
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Self-Guided Sunrise Hike from Pico do Arieiro to Pico Ruivo Transfer
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Self-Guided Sunrise Hike from Pico do Arieiro to Pico Ruivo Transfer

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The Host Filipe will pick you up in your accommodation (Câmara de Lobos, Funchal and Caniço) and will arrive to the starting point in time for the sunrise, which is located in the 2nd highest peak - Pico do Areeiro (1818 meters). After the sunrise, the hike takes place. The pick up is in Achadas do Teixeira. The duration of the hike is 4,5 hours (about 10 km). - Duration: 4:30 hours - Max./Min. Altitude: 1857 m / 1491 Availability: 1) SUNRISE HIKE - 7.00 AM - 13.30 PM 2) MORNING HIKE - 10.00 AM - 16.30 PM Contact (Whats App) +351 964 449 421 RVNAT 9947
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$33.28
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Private - Madeira Island Tour

Private - Madeira Island Tour

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Discover the best that the Portuguese island of Madeira has to offer on a full-day tour. Visit top locations including the Camara dos Lobos fishing village, Girao Cape, Arieiro Peak, the traditional houses of Santana, and many more. Since this is a private tour, you are able to customize the itinerary to your group’s interests and stop at any place you’d like.
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  • 6 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$101.98
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$101.98
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