Duration: 7 hours
Departs: Funchal, Portugal
Price from USD 50.21
We leave Funchal and drive to Pico do Areeiro. Afterwards we will go to Ribeiro Frio "Levada dos Balcões," which has a remarkable viewpoint surrounded by splendid surroundings that go from the highest peak of the island to the sea.
Leaving Funchal you will be driven until Pico do Areeiro and we will have a stop at an incredible viewpoint surrounded by Paul da Serra, the north coast, south coast and Ponta de São Lourenço. Going down we will have a stop at Ribeiro Frio, a natural park located in the North side in a steep valley surrounded by mountains. It is a popular stop for locals and tourists know for its trout farm pools and fascinating nature paths, ideal for anyone who enjoys a relaxed walk. You can also walk through the Levada dos Balcões with a remarkable viewpoint surrounded by splendid surroundings from the highest peak of the island to the sea. Characterized by its small thatched triangular houses, Santana is a beautiful village on the north coast. These small houses, built of natural stone and thatched with straw, served the locals for centuries as stables and dwellings. The mountainous landscapes are dominated by the lush green that characterizes the Laurissilva Forest, which was classified World Heritage by the UNESCO.