Machico, Portugal

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Offered in: English and 2 more


Embrace the coastal charm of eastern Madeira at your own pace on a 90-minute hop-on hop-off bus tour of Santa Cruz. Ideal for independent travelers, your ticket allows you to embark and disembark at 25 conveniently located stops, one of which is located at Madeira International Airport. Soak up some sun on Palmeiras Beach, visit the historic Igreja Matriz, or embark on levada (canal) walks through Madeira’s gorgeous countryside. Buses depart from Funchal five times daily.
  • 90-minute hop-on hop-off tour of Santa Cruz from Funchal
  • Ideal for first-time visitors that prefer to explore at their own pace
  • Tick off Santa Cruz highlights including Achada Lake, the Church of the Assumption, and the commercial center of Camacha
  • Buses depart every 1 hour 45 minutes from Funchal
  • Save money on transport to Madeira International Airport
Buses depart from the hop-on hop-off bus stop on Avenida del Mar in Funchal at 9am, 10:45am, 12:30pm, 2pm, and 3:45pm. If you’re keen to maximize your time on the island, opt for the earliest departure time to pack in the most sights. 
Whenever an attraction captures your attention, disembark to explore further. Outdoor adventurers can hop off to enjoy Madeira’s famous levada walking trails, souvenir-seekers can shop ‘til they drop at Centro Comercial da Camacha, and culture connoisseurs can stroll around Caniço, home to whitewashed houses and tropical palm trees.      
For a comprehensive list of the 25 stops serviced, please see the Itinerary section.


Stop 01 - Garajau (Hotel D. Pedro)
Stop 02 - Cristo Rei (Teleférico)
Stop 03 - Hotel Oásis/ RIU Palace
Stop 04 - Hotéis de Caniço de Baixo
Stop 05 - Caniço (Centro)
Stop 06 - Igreja da Assumada
Stop 07 - Moínhos de Baixo
Stop 08 - Moínhos de Cima
Stop 09 - Levada do Pico do Arvoredo
Stop 10 - Levada dos Tornos
Stop 11 - Centro Comercial da Camacha
Stop 12 - Largo da Achada
Stop 13 - Levada da Serra (Camacha)
Stop 14 - Levada da Serra (Repsol)
Stop 15 - Águas Mansas
Stop 16 - Levada da Serra (Santo da Serra)
Stop 17 - Quatro Estradas
Stop 18 - Caminho das Eiras
Stop 19 - Santo da Serra (Repsol)
Stop 20 - Santo da Serra (Centro)
Stop 21 - Clube de Golfe/ Centro Hípico
Stop 22 - Levada da Serra (Eiras)
Stop 23 - Aeroporto da Madeira
Stop 24 - Santa Cruz (Centro)
Stop 25 - Santa Cruz (Parque Aquático)/ Promenade)
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(888) 680-5731
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Product code: 5391P31

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