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From Funchal: Madeira South Coast Full-Day Tour

4.3 / 5

14 reviews

Activity provider: Lido Tours

From Funchal: Madeira South Coast Full-Day Tour

Activity provider: Lido Tours

From US$ 33.33 per person

On this tour, we will take you on a wonderful journey the through peaceful and beautiful villages by the sea on the south of island.

About this activity

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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, German, Portuguese
Pickup included
Pick-up from selected hotels in Funchal. For hotels located outside of Funchal, extra fees apply
Private group available

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit a sugar cane factory
  • See the Ponta do Pargo lighthouse at Madeira's most western point
  • Visit Calheta, where you'll find one of the two man-made, golden, sandy beaches that Madeira has to offer
Full description
On this tour, you will go through peaceful and beautiful villages by the sea and will be taken on a wonderful journey. The villages of Ponta do Sol, Calheta and Estreito da Calheta are very well known for their large production of sugar cane, bananas and wine. In Calheta, you will find one of the two man-made, golden, sandy beaches that Madeira has to offer. You will have the opportunity to visit the Engenho da Calheta, a sugar cane factory, where you can admire how sugar cane rum is made and have the opportunity to walk around the distillery. Then continue your trip to Ponta do Pargo. See the lighthouse at Madeira's most western point where you can relax and enjoy the magnificent views over the Atlantic. Ponta do Pargo is also where you will have your lunch break stop. There are various snack bars, restaurants and coffee shops where you can have lunch.   After lunch you will make your way through Estreito de Câmara de Lobos towards Funchal.
Includes
  • Pickup from selected hotels in Funchal
  • Harbor pickup (if option selected)
  • Lunch
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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What to bring

  • Food
  • Water
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.3 /5

based on 14 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.2/5
  • Transportation
    4.6/5
  • Value for money
    4.1/5
  • Safety
    4.8/5

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not worth this tour

I do not recommend it at all, very boring and nothing to do for what you pay is better to be that day for Funchal and make a good meal, not only but banana and a sugar cane factory, wasted time, I do not recommend it and above where they appear to eat very expensive, 2 basic soups with a small tuna salad and a small bottle of water € 15.20. horrible

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October 12, 2019

wonderful excursion with a lot of impressive impressions of the country. no hassle ... small streets and good food on the tour.

December 27, 2019

This tour must be tried, skilled driver, tells all the way about what is experienced

December 14, 2019

Product ID: 70129