Madeira peaks hike with the highest mountain of Pico Ruivo
- The highest peak of Madeira: Pico Ruivo
- Fantastic rock formations
- Gorgeous views
- Pico do Arieiro with the altitude of 1818 m
- The oldest heather forest
- Achada do Teixeira mountain
- Challenging hike
All about the trip
This is as good as it gets! This walk will give you a more complete picture of the real beauty of this island. Rock formations seem to want to reach heaven like giant sculptures. Throughout the entire tour the views are simply breathtaking. A profusion of unique plants make this place their natural habitat. In springtime these plants proudly dress themselves in a myriad of colours, displaying their fragile flowers for all to see.
Near Pico Ruivo we walk through the oldest heather forest. These ancient trees are many hundreds of years old and were already there when Zarco discovered and landed on the island for the first time. Pico Ruivo (the highest point on the island) is only a footstep away – be delighted and amazed with the magnificent views over the island.
A fascinating walk with breathtaking landscapes designed for true explorers!What Wikipedia Says
What is included in the price
- Tour guide
- Transportation to the starting point of the hike
What is not included in the price
- Hotel pick-up and drop-off
- Lunch and drinks
Please bring your own lunch box, some snacks and drinks for the day.
This activity is organised by Lido Tours, Estrada Monumental 284, Funchal, 9000-100, Portugal, +351 291 635 505, email@example.com.
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