"Madre" of Life hiking tour from Funchal
Minimum age: 10
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- Long tunnels
- Laurisilva vegetation
All about the trip
We will start were the Levada ends, and walk through it until we find Madre of Ribeira da Janela. Starting in the middle of an exotic vegetation and going through on one of the lushest dazzling valleys of the island inhabited by endemic and native species. Along the way, we will walk through some very technical tunnels and steep cliffs, letting us admire the genius skills of builders of this Levada in hard to reach cliffs and mountains. Once we get to the inner valley we will take a rest to recharge energy with a snack. Our return path will take us back the same way and allowing us to see a different perspective of this magical place.What Wikipedia Says
What is included in the price
- Hotel pickup and drop-off from Caniço and Funchal
- Professional certified mountain guide
What is not included in the price
- Food and drinks
This is a walk done entirely in Levada, please make sure you wear appropriate footwear and clothes, we could get easily wet so a rain jacket and dry spare pair of socks would be advisable. Also, a flashlight to cross some of the tunnels - if you don't have one, please let us know.
Also, pack some snack/water. This tour is not wheelchair accessible.
Do you have a question or need more information about the activity?
You can reach our European office between 9am and 5pm CET on weekdays and between 11am and 5pm on weekends and holidays.
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