Day trip

Madeira: Queimadas, Caldeirão Verde and Levada Walk

4.6 / 5

22 reviews

Activity provider: Lido Tours

Madeira: Queimadas, Caldeirão Verde and Levada Walk

Activity provider: Lido Tours
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From US$ 40.17 per person

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Experience one of the most popular and enchanting walks of eastern Madeira on a walking tour of the Levada da Serra de São Jorge from the Queimadas Guest House. Marvel at the cascades of the Caldeirão Verde waterfall, see typical houses and more.

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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, German, Portuguese
Pickup included
Free pick-up is available from selected hotels in Funchal and the surrounding area.
Private group available


  • See the incredible waterfall of Caldeirão Verde
  • Hike along the Levada da Serra de São Jorge
  • Enjoy magnificent views of typical villages along the path
Full description
Depart from the Queimadas Guest House at the start of a hike along the Levada da Serra de São Jorge, one of the most popular scenic walks in eastern Madeira. Enjoy stunning views of an emerald green paradise, including magnificent vistas of the villages below you shortly after the start of your hike. Pass a waterfall and some small tunnels en route to the incredible cascades of the Caldeirão Verde waterfall. After a picnic lunch, continue towards Santana, famous for its traditional Madeirense houses. Hike through green pastures where cows graze, and discover some of the most remote sites of Madeira along the way.
  • All taxes and fuel surcharges
  • Lunch
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Important information

Know before you go

  • Please note that pick-ups from the harbor are subject to a €4 per person surcharge
  • Please bring your own food along with you, as food will not be available for purchase anywhere along the walk
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.6 /5

based on 22 reviews

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Great hike on a leafy levada.

The pick-up very close to our hotel in the city center worked on time, a total of seven participants on this tour. Our hiking guide spoke German (and English) very well and told us a lot about the nature and landscape of Madeira. Overall, a wonderful tour that I can only recommend!

November 3, 2017

Exuberant nature

Our guide, Sara, very professional. Friendly and friendly without overdoing it.

May 26, 2019

Very nice walk even if it happened all along in the rain. Think of a flashlight and bring a rain cape because our gore tex jackets were not enough. The pick-up service and great guide. Thank you.

March 31, 2019

Product ID: 70159