We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
PR1 Vereda do Areeiro - Pico Ruivo

Also known as Highest Peaks. In this journey you can visit the three highest peaks of Madeira: Pico... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2018
Ondrej_B89
,
Prague, Czech Republic
Pico Ruivo must see!

One of the best things I have saw in Madeira, the nature is so beautiful, lot of flowers "above the... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2018
Donatas D
,
Kaunas, Lithuania
Read all 18 reviews
36
All photos (36)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent89%
  • Very good11%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“trail splits”(2 reviews)
“pr1”(2 reviews)
“hikers”(2 reviews)
About
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
17°
13°
Dec
16°
13°
Jan
16°
12°
Feb
Contact
Madeira, Portugal
Website
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Madeira
from USD 56.80
More Info
from USD 46.30
More Info
from USD 52.10
More Info
from USD 347.50
More Info
Reviews (18)
Filter reviews
4 results
Traveller rating
3
1
0
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
3
1
0
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews trail splits pr1 hikers lookout ascent paved vertical route climb clouds funchal views
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 22 May 2018

Also known as Highest Peaks. In this journey you can visit the three highest peaks of Madeira: Pico do Areeiro, Pico das Torres and Pico Ruivo. This is a mountain trail so it requires some physical preparation and endurance for hikers, who are faced with...More

2  Thank Ondrej_B89
Reviewed 15 May 2018

We did this walk a couple of times on our last visit in November and were lucky to be above the clouds in beautiful sunshine each time - so when its like that its a great walk. However, unless you go on an organised trip...More

2  Thank jcm99
Reviewed 7 May 2018

One of the best things I have saw in Madeira, the nature is so beautiful, lot of flowers "above the clouds". Have a flashlight as you need to go tunnels and sometimes it's totally dark inside.

Thank Donatas D
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Ignore the title, this is the walk, route PR 1.2 to the summit of PICO Ruivo, the highest point on Madeira. First, you need to get there, by car (as we did, a one hour drive from Funchal) or there are various organised walks, with...More

5  Thank smfletcher
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 156 nearby hotels
Hotel O Colmo
139 reviews
5.75 km away
Rural Sanroque
18 reviews
6.21 km away
Cabanas de Sao Jorge Village
81 reviews
6.94 km away
Eira do Serrado Hotel & SPA
202 reviews
7.24 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 1,335 nearby restaurants
Jardim do Vale
66 reviews
4.34 km away
Sabores do Curral - Valley Flavours
464 reviews
6.47 km away
Casa de Palha
326 reviews
7.03 km away
Casa de Abrigo do Poiso
212 reviews
6.63 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 586 nearby attractions
Levada Caldeirao Verde
647 reviews
2.02 km away
Levada Do Rei
88 reviews
5.78 km away
Eira do Serrado
339 reviews
6.29 km away
Pico Ruivo
425 reviews
2.13 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Vereda do Pico Ruivo staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines