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Shore Excursion – Full Day – Explore Madeira by Van 8 pax

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Full-Day mini-bus sightseeing with a Local Guide. On our full day shore excursion van tour you can choose between EAST (Pico do Areeiro and Santana) or WEST (Paul da serra and Porto Moniz).

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  • SMALL GROUP usually 4 to 8 people
  • DURATION Custom schedule
  • DRINKS Available for purchase
  • WEATHER be prepared for some cold and sun in the mountain
Some details of the tour :D

On this Full day shore excursion van tour we can Explore the NorthEast we will cruise with you trough the town before we leave all the way up from sea level to 1818 mt high, stopping whenever a good photo opportunity arises, In Pico do Arieiro will stay as long as you wish, for a short walk (optional) on the mountain slope, just before we begin our descent trough Ribeiro Frio to more conventional altitudes and reach Santana, where there are the traditional houses from this area of island thatched- triangle shaped , and even visit a genuine one with 240 years before we return! We could include a good local meal or something lighter and return through the coastal villages of the northeast coast, So on this day you will get island mountain in morning, sea in the afternoon 😉

Or we can explore on a fullday the NorthWest were will cruise with you trough the town before we leave all the way out to Câmara de lobos Area, going to Ponta do sol Along the way we will pass trough the many vineyards who produce the Madeira wine, banana fields, and sugarcane for the local RUM!  Will go trough São Vicente and many north waterfalls, heading to Porto Moniz where you are able to swim in the natural swimming pools on the photos or a natural black sand beach for the experience. (its optional but if you want to do it don’t forget your swimming gear!

We have a minimum 4 persons, but ask us if we have already a tour for you to join! We can pick up on the port of Funchal, just outside your ship, and as this is a 6/7 hour trip for ships that stay a bit longer, on our comfortable 8 seater van we can cover more km and see more! This shore excursion van tour can also be personalized to the best time frame of your cruise ship stop and private just for you and your family/group, just ask us how!

Pickup and Dropoff

At Funchal Cruise Ship Terminal

Our Price Includes

  • Mini-Van up to 8 pax
  • Small group max 6-8 persons
  • Local Guide
  • Outdoor Activity Insurance

We recommend

  • Bring Comfortable Clothes and Shoes
  • Be prepared for some cold and sun in the Mountain
  • Dont forget your Camera for some amazing Pics
  • Poncha Thirst
Some more details of How We Roll

Our tours, Up Mountain Madeira Tours, are all done in a very calm, safe and relaxed way by a local certified guide. We provide transport on our 8 Seater Van,  always in small groups of 4 to 6 or 8 people,

During this tour, each time a good photo opportunity arises, we will stop, and along the way talk about the places and life of these regions of Madeira, in a relaxed and informative way. With us, you will always pay the local price as you experience local life, we love to show you the island from our point of view, at your own pace. The main reason we work hard, is giving you a great day in Madeira!

  • We Assure that you will be in a Small Group in our van!
  • We can Pickup in any Hotel, Airbnb and Cruise Port - Ask us how
  • Our tours are like we live life, in a very laidback way!
  • Our Team is a Young Pationate team of Certified Guides
  • We can Costomize this tour to your needs - Private tours are avaialble were the jeep is reserved for you!
  • We can also acommodate bigger groups - Contact us for special group rates! We love BIG Families :D
Shore excursion van tour Photos
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