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Madeira Explorers - Levada and Leisure Walks

Funchal, Madeira 9004-541, Portugal
+351 291 763 701
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USD 53.39*
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Levada do Rabacal 25 Fountains Walk and Jeep Tour
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Madeira Levada Walk - Caldeirao Verde
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Funchal, Madeira 9004-541, Portugal
+351 291 763 701
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Reviewed 4 days ago

During my time on Madeira, I did the Rabaçal/ Risco/ 25 Fontes tour with this company. Big mistake. Should have chosen one of the other myriad options/tour groups on the island to do this hike. The hike itself is beautiful and leads to gorgeous waterfalls....More

Thank Trotamundos_IR12
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a fantastic walk today with Alvaro, very knowledgeable and hilarious too. The third levada walk we have done with Madeira Explorers, every one has been great. Alvaro really makes the walks so enjoyable, couldn't recommend them highly enough, look forward to doing another one...More

Thank RCap40
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Short (1.5 hour) walk along the Levada above her village of Gaula. Frequent stops at stunning vistas and to recount details of the local way of life in her grandmother, mother and her own childhood. Some funny and some sad, all fascinating. Good knowledge of...More

Thank FussyCow65
Reviewed 4 June 2017

We did the Paradise Valley 'baby walk' with our enthusiastic and fun guide Suzanna. The views on this walk beside a levada are not expansive, so Suzanna kept up a lively and knowledgeable chatter about the flora and fauna and the way of life. No...More

1  Thank JamesAndAnn
Reviewed 27 May 2017

The Monday half day walk was Excellent. Great guides very informative and beautiful scenery. The full day Tuesday walk however, was cancelled. We were picked up for our hotel but on arrival in Funchal we were told that all walks were cancelled due to heavy...More

Thank carox725
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

We were on the levada walk in Rabacal. It is a beautiful route with wonderful view. Alvaro talked about some local historical and tradicional details. He showed us the birds, the trouts and the flowers. He has a good humor ;) We really enjoyed the...More

Thank csregi
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Great walk leader. Felt very safe along walk and enjoyed Alvaro's knowledge and humour. Would recommend. Suggest long trousers n waterproof jackets needed even if sunny and hot at resort. Couple of places not suitable for nervous walker or vertigo sufferer on this walk but...More

Thank UKMrsB1966
Reviewed 19 May 2017

I took the half-day easy levada walk in Paradise Valley. Hotel pick up and return in clean mini-bus. The mini-bus drops you off at one end of the walk as collects you at the end. All very professional. The guide was eccentric, friendly and talkative....More

Thank Moctezuma542
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We enjoyed the half-day walk along an easy levada path. The Guide gave interesting information on landscape, botany and wildlife on the Referte to Castelejo walk. Walk grade was easy and the group all enjoyed the experience. Travel to the levada is by minibus with...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 26 March 2017

I highly recommend this walk if you are looking for an easy walk, passing through beautiful scenery: with an excellent guide to tell you about the flora, fauna and History of places along the walk. The lady in the office where we booked was very...More

1  Thank Anthea M
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6 June 2017|
Response from mjditchburn | Reviewed this property |
Sorry have not done that one
14 September 2016|
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Response from MarkSk | Reviewed this property |
Funchal is the best place to do all of them, but depending on whether your walk is on the west or east of the island, the companies can be quite flexible in picking you up en route.