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Whale and Dolphin Watching in Madeira Island

Whale and Dolphin Watching in Madeira Island

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Go whale and dolphin watching, a unique experience from Madeira. Board a boat with your experienced captain and crew, then set out for the open seas to search for these friendly marine mammals. Learn about these fascinating creatures through your crew's informative commentary.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$48.53
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Whale and Dolphin Watching Tour in Madeira

Whale and Dolphin Watching Tour in Madeira

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The south coast of Madeira is a popular spot to watch whales and dolphins in their natural environment. This small-group yacht cruise offers a more personalized experience, with a chance to customize the tour to your group’s preferences, stopping to swim or snorkel along the coast, and looking out for bottlenose dolphins, sperm whales, and Bryde's whales.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$65.52
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US$65.52
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Madeira Dolphin and Whale Watching on a Luxurious Catamaran

Madeira Dolphin and Whale Watching on a Luxurious Catamaran

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Bask in the sun and sea of Cabo Girão, one of the world’s tallest oceanside cliffs, on this romantic catamaran excursion departing from the Funchal Marina. After boarding, find a nice spot on the deck for spotting whales and dolphins, and then strap on your complimentary goggles and mask while you look for sea life beneath the surface.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$30.33
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US$30.33
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Seaborn catamaran dolphin and whale watching

Seaborn catamaran dolphin and whale watching

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Aboard this sailing catamarans you will enjoy the beauty of the Madeiran coast with comfort and stability. Possibility of watching Dolphins, Whales and Turtles. Madeira has different species of cetacean throughout the year. Some more common on the warm summer months and others more common on the cooler winter season. So, sightings are possible all year long. We stop for swimming during the summer and snorkeling equipment is available on board free of charge. Bar service is also available on board
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$38.83
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Private Dolphin and Whale Watching Tour in Madeira

Private Dolphin and Whale Watching Tour in Madeira

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A Madeira whale-watching tour by private motor yacht gives your party a front-row view without the crowds. Embark aboard ‘Miranda’ and let your skipper search the open seas for marine life including dolphins, whales, and sea turtles. You’ll have a luxurious time with this privately chartered boat equipped with refreshments, sparkling wine, snorkel gear, and shower.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$400.40
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US$400.40
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Whale, Dolphin and Turtles Watching

Whale, Dolphin and Turtles Watching

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Increase your chances of spotting whales and dolphins on a wildlife-watching cruise in Funchal. Ideal for wildlife enthusiasts on a time budget, this express tour travels by speedboat to allow you to cover more coastal sights in less time. Plus, you’ll have the chance to get into the water and swim with wild dolphins.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$54.60
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US$54.60
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VipDolphins Luxury Whale Watching

VipDolphins Luxury Whale Watching

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Funchal’s waters are home to whales and dolphins—and this luxurious catamaran tour offers the best way to spot them. Head to Funchal’s marina and hop aboard your vessel, where you’ll enjoy Champagne, cocktails, soft drinks, and snacks like local bread and cheese. Indulge as you look out for whales and dolphins. Then, if you wish, enjoy a swimming and snorkeling break at Cabo Girao before returning to shore.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$69.16
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US$69.16
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Madeira Peaks - Mountain Walk

Madeira Peaks - Mountain Walk

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Ascend to Madeira’s highest peak on an 8-hour levada walk to Vereda do Pico Ruivo, from the top of which travelers are rewarded with spectacular panoramas of Madeira. Ideal for visitors with a moderate fitness level, this tour takes you through an ancient heather forest and reveals a plethora of flora and fauna native to the island. Hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$44.89
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Diving in the Madeira Aquarium

Diving in the Madeira Aquarium

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Experience diving for people with or without experience, where we want to put the participants in contact with the species in the Madeira Aquarium, which include sharks, rays, morays and many more. With this experience, participants can contact species that may be difficult to spot at sea, in a controlled environment, and still have the chance to be observed by family / friends as they perform the activity.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$110.01
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US$110.01

Half-Day Small-Group Madeira Village Safari from Funchal

Half-Day Small-Group Madeira Village Safari from Funchal

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Venture off-road to explore the rugged mountains and rural villages of Madeira on this half-day safari from Funchal. Travel around the Fajã dos Padres cliffs in an open-top safari vehicle, take in the views from Boca dos Namorados and Jardim da Serra, and pass through traditional villages like Curral das Freiras and Fajã das Galinhas.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$39.83
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Full-Day Madeira North West Coast Safari from Funchal

Full-Day Madeira North West Coast Safari from Funchal

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Venture off-road to explore Madeira’s northwest coast on this full-day safari from Funchal. Take the scenic route between Ribeira Brava and Porto Moniz in an open-top safari vehicle; enjoy spectacular views of the Cabo Girão sea cliffs, Veu da Noiva waterfall, and the Paul da Serra plateau.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$56.01
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Full-Day Rabaçal Levada Walk from Funchal

Full-Day Rabaçal Levada Walk from Funchal

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Immerse yourself in the natural beauty of the Rabaçal Valley on an 8-hour hike from Funchal. In a small group limited to 15, you’ll descend from the plateau of Paul da Serra and follow the ‘levada’ trail, an irrigation system developed in the 16th century. Marvel at a lagoon, towering cliff, and 25 natural springs. Hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$44.89
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Fanal Assobiadores - Mountain Walk

Fanal Assobiadores - Mountain Walk

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Hike through a unique Madeiran landscape of Laurisilva on a full-day hiking tour from Paul da Serra to Fanal, trekking 6.7 miles (10.8 km) across the Paul da Serra plateau. You’ll have spectacular views of the world’s largest surviving laurel forest, climbing and descending through a series of scenic valleys. This 8-hour guided hiking tour includes pickup and drop-off at selected hotels in Funchal, and it’s the perfect way to explore Madeira at its most untouched.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$46.05
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Nun's Valley Open 4X4 Tour

Nun's Valley Open 4X4 Tour

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Discover the vertiginous roads and secluded villages of the Valley of the Nuns (Curral das Freiras) on a 4x4 tour from Funchal. In an open-top 4x4, you’ll follow rugged routes and enjoy stunning views of Madeira’s mountainous terrain. Plus, you’ll stop to taste Portuguese liqueurs and pastries, and visit a wicker factory. Hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$43.56
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Caldeirão Verde Levadas Walk in Madeira

Caldeirão Verde Levadas Walk in Madeira

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Explore the wonders along Madeira’s famed Levada do Caldeirão Verde on this leisurely guided walking tour. Your day begins with a convenient pickup from your central Funchal hotel, then set off on a short 45-minute ride to the starting point. As you stroll the path, your local guide will illuminate the surroundings with informative anecdotes. Admire a tranquil laurel forest, historical local paths, traditional irrigation channels, and sweeping vistas of the island’s north coast.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$47.91
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Serra D'Água Valley - Levada Walk

Serra D'Água Valley - Levada Walk

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No visit to Madeira is complete without following one of the island’s ‘levada’ trails, renowned for their natural beauty. Perfect for travelers seeking a moderate walk, this 4-hour tour  takes you on a 5-km (3-mile) journey through the Serra de Agua Valley, from which you can see South Coast, Encumeada, Ribeira Brava and Campanário. Hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$32.76
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Pico Ruivo Walk, Hiking in Small Groups

Pico Ruivo Walk, Hiking in Small Groups

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This trail is the fastest and easiest way to get to the highest peak of Madeira Island, the Pico Ruivo (1862m), it is 6 km of walking, 3 km of one way and another 3 km of return, with the duration of 3 hours of walking with a calm step down a very accessible path. During the walk you will find the vegetation of altitude, and all the rock formation of volcanic origin in the highest peaks of the island, with several species of endemic flora of the island of Madeira. The arrival at Pico Ruivo has a superb view over Santana, the north coast and south coast of the island, which contrasts with the green of the forest and the blue of the sea and the sky. For this walk it is necessary to take warm clothes and impermeable, in case the temperature changes quickly, and sometimes the temperature in the winter can be in the 8 step, being the highest Peak of the island.
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  • 5 to 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$56.01
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Full Day Jeep Safari East - Pico do Areeiro - Santana - Ponta de são Lourenço

Full Day Jeep Safari East - Pico do Areeiro - Santana - Ponta de são Lourenço

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Experience Funchal’s rich culture and natural environment on this all-day off-road adventure. After a convenient hotel pickup, hop in a 4x4 and explore the island’s pristine corners with a local guide. Stop for souvenirs in Santana, visit Madiera’s first capital city, and marvel at picturesque views of the Red Cliffs—all on one affordable, family-friendly tour.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$56.01
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Paradise Valley - Levada Walk

Paradise Valley - Levada Walk

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Hike through the Madeira highlands on a half-day walk that follows the historic Levada da Serra do Faial, a century-old irrigation canal, through lush forest. You’ll cover 3.4 miles (5.5 km) of trail, earn views of Madeiran villages, and see a wide range of plants in a scenic, natural environment. This 4-hour, guided walking tour includes pickup and drop-off at Funchal hotels.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$32.76
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Full-Day Small Group Jeep Safari Tour from Funchal

Full-Day Small Group Jeep Safari Tour from Funchal

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Venture into Madeira’s beautiful landscape on this guided Jeep tour. Choose from a half-day or full-day option, then buckle into a well-equipped 4x4 and set out for the ride of a lifetime with your expert guide. Peer out of the open roof for a better glimpse of Madeira’s dramatic terrain. Amble down old country roads and off-road as you gaze upon quaint villages, local markets and mountains. Snap photos of the surrounding waterfalls, valleys and more as you drive. Each Jeep can seat up to eight people.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$59.45
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Madeira Levada Walk - Caldeirao Verde

Madeira Levada Walk - Caldeirao Verde

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Hike through the spectral landscapes of the UNESCO-listed Queimadas Forest Park, Madeira, on an enriching 5-hour excursion from Funchal. Accompanied by an expert guide, stroll at a leisurely pace through landscapes reminiscent of fairytales; see thatched-roof cottages, ancient trees and exotic bird species as you explore. Gaze at the emerald green lagoon beneath the famous Caldeirão Waterfall before taking the same route back to the start point. 
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$44.89
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Craters of Fire - 4X4 Full-Day Tour

Craters of Fire - 4X4 Full-Day Tour

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Stray from the beaten path and explore Madeira’s mountainous and volcanic terrain on an 8-hour 4x4 tour from Funchal. On an off-road route, you’ll ascend to the 4,921-foot (1,500-meter) summit of Paúl da Serra and admire the valleys and vineyards of Fonte do Bispo & Prazere. Hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$59.74
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Pico Arieiro

Pico Arieiro "FlowerEAST" Santana Full Day 4x4 Safari Small Group Tour

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Explore the wild and rural side of East Madeira by going on an exhilarating 4x4 tour. You won’t have to worry about your trip being overcrowded as you’ll be traveling in a small group. Visit off-road sites that would be hard to reach alone such as Pico do Arieiro. You’ll see incredible landscapes, learn about local flora and fauna, and see traditional houses in Santana. A guide will enhance your tour with fascinating stories about the island along the way.
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  • 7 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$56.01
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Referta Castelejo Levada Walk from Funchal

Referta Castelejo Levada Walk from Funchal

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Embark on a gentle hike through Madeira’s endemic flora and fauna on a half-day levada walk from Funchal. Beginning in the area of Refertas in Porto da Cruz, you’ll head to the Rock of Penha d’Aguia and admire views of agricultural plots and quaint houses. Plus, you’ll take a rest by crystalline lakes. Hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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