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Lovely area

We walked the levada through this area. It clearly gets busy at popular times so get there early... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2018
301lisa33
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Coventry, United Kingdom
The part we walked was great!

We came too late in the day and weather was really rainy so the path was basically flooded. Still... read more

Reviewed 4 February 2018
Mahaena
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Prague, Czech Republic
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17 Mar 2018
“Lovely area”
4 Feb 2018
“The part we walked was great!”
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

We walked the levada through this area. It clearly gets busy at popular times so get there early. Scenery and views are lovely

Thank 301lisa33
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

We came too late in the day and weather was really rainy so the path was basically flooded. Still, the 30 or so minutes we walked in were brilliant and had we had more time, we would have walked the rest for sure!

Thank Mahaena
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

I went to Madeira on holiday, went to Quiemada for the levada walk and ended up at about 10000 BC. Joking apart. The levada, forest and natural park are truly stunning. So much so it felt like being back in time. I believe the area...More

1  Thank Richard B
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Initially, I was not very keen when we arrived because I had seen many such forests in India. But once we started... The view, the water falls, the birds, the streams and the vegetation is beyond imagination. We decided to walk all the 11 kms...More

1  Thank Muzamil P
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Well worth a visit. When we went it was quiet with few tourists. Nice walking on good paths. Several walk options you can do if you have a car, easy to find your way so no need for a guide.

Thank sophia27
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We walked 17km of Levadas in Queimadas Forest Park and all in all it was a fantastic expericence. The typical Madeira style house was worth to take a look. It would have been nice to have sort of cafe in the spot.

1  Thank Jani F
Reviewed 21 July 2016

very small trails going up the mountains through a misty rain forest. Our target is a waterfall and after some hours with our very knowledgeable guide we got there. There are quite a lot of people hiking there and passing someone is difficult - mountain...More

1  Thank drno1962
Reviewed 9 January 2016

I loved the thatched cottages hidden between the tree-ferns beside the stream. Even if not going all the way up to Caldereio it is a nice walking area

Thank bas k
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