East Tour - 4x4 - Small Group


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From $53.04

12 reviews   (5.00)

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 8 hours

Departs: Madeira, Madeira

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Overview

This is a tour of the island not to be missed, as we go from the sea to the mountains a little bit of everything.
Passing by the peak of Arieiro at 1810m altitude with fantastic landscape.
Walking tour along a winding levada with the Laurissilva forest.
We pass through the agricultural fields, and visit a typical inhabited house.
We visit viewpoints and sites overlooking the sea that delight visitors.
A tour from the sea to the mountains.


What's Included

driver/guide

drop-off hotel

hotel pickup

Pickup and drop-off from designated meeting points

What's Not Included

food and drinks

Hotel pickup and drop-off (if option not selected)

lunch


Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 0 - 11
  • ADULT: Age: 12 - 99

Additional Info

  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Not recommended for travelers with spinal injuries
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Temperature checks for travellers upon arrival
  • Travelers should have a high level of physical fitness
  • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
  • Face masks provided for travellers
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Infants are required to sit on an adult’s lap
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Specialized infant seats are available
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.

What To Expect

Funchal
Departure Location

• Admission Ticket Free

Monte
transit point

• Admission Ticket Free

Pico do Arieiro
The peak of Arrieiro is the highest peak accessible by car on the island of Madeira.
Every day it offers an incredible and different panorama provided by mother nature.
It has an altitude of 1810 meters of altitude.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Ribeiro Frio
In the heart of the Madeira Natural Park and with a fantastic forest around this valley.

10 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Balcoes de Ribeiro Frio
The Balcões Viewpoint is located at the end of Vereda dos Balcões. Starting at Ribeiro Frio, this small trail follows the Levada da Serra do Faial, giving access to the Miradouro dos Balcões.

From this viewpoint you can enjoy magnificent views over the Ribeira da Metade valley. You can also see the Cordillera Central of the island, including the two highest peaks, Pico do Areeiro and Pico Ruivo, as well as, on a clear day, the cliff of Penha D'Águia.

45 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

passing place

• Admission Ticket Free

Santana
The Centro de Casas Tradicionais de Santana features some of Santana's typical houses.
We also visited typical inhabited houses.
Close to Santana City Hall is the Santana Traditional Houses Center. It is a preservation area, expanded by the municipality of Santana, in memory of the local heritage.
Here we find some typical Santana houses, all adapted to current use, where you can buy a wide variety of local products and traditional handicrafts.

15 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Miradouro do guindaste
Magnificent view of the sea and the cliffs of the North coast.
Fantastic

15 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Engenhos do Norte
Visiting the historic Companhia dos Engenhos do Norte, in the village of Porto da Cruz, is experiencing one of the main living evidences of the glorious sugar production of the island, at the beginning of the 20th century.

20 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Miradouro da Ponta do Rosto
From the Ponta do Rosto viewpoint, in Caniçal, there are excellent views of the north and south coasts of Madeira Island.

From this viewpoint it is possible to see both the north and south coasts of Madeira Island.

15 minutes • Admission Ticket Free


Reviews

Fantastic DayTrip!
glorias837, 18-02-2022
We had a wonderful day with our guide and very capable driver, Antonio. He was full of information about flowers and plants and of the areas we visited on our 4X4 Land Rover trip. Antonio also booked us a table for our lunch at Quinta do Furao in Santana. That was a lovely stop with good food and a great view—very good choice to make the day even more special. He picked us up on time and returned us to our door. It was a terrific day and we are so happy we booked this trip.
Thanks Antonio!
Unforgettable Madeira experience
267csabas, 31-07-2022
As much as good as you can do it during a single day! Well designed day tour with a lively and lovely local guide/driver, thanks Justin! We enjoyed every minute and hope to do the western tour when we hopefully return soon
A great way to discover the island.
Angela S, 23-07-2022
We did two 4x4 jeep tours with Adventureland during our holiday: West and East. Both times there were just 4 passengers in the Landrover Discovery plus our driverJesse. We loved both tours and enjoyed discovering the beautiful diversity the island has to offer and seeing places which would be inaccessible in a hire car. Jesse was an excellent and skillful driver who navigated every type of road with confidence and at a sensible pace. He was also a very pleasant and convivial guide who struck the right balance between providing interesting information about the surroundings and quiet times to just let the passengers enjoy the scenery. On both tours we opted for the 15€ lunch which was very tasty and great value for money: three courses plus wine. I would absolutely recommend this company and hope to use them again in the future.
East Tour
Robert F, 31-10-2019
Wow, what an amazing tour, fabulous scenery, and a very knoweleable guide, not one question asked that he could not answer, and so informative on everything we passed, and he made it a fun day, would definitely use adventureland again 10 stars
Excellent tour
RichardF469, 09-12-2019
We took the Adventureland East tour and were not disappointed. Our driver and guide Edi was excellent - his English and knowledge was first class and he briefed us clearly with a map at the start of day exactly where we would go. Lunch in Santana was very reasonably priced (we had the local scabbard fish) and overall it was an excellent day out.




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