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All reviews beautiful walk mind your head amazing waterfall easy trail walk starts starting point great hike walking boots organised tour interesting plants toilet facilities taking photos spectacular views the cliff inferno torch levada
Wear your boots or a good pair of shoes as it can be quite muddy in the shoulder months.
Lichen cover the trees as a sign that the air is so pure. The rout is green but you do get to spot the odd flower...More
I really enjoyed it. It was not steep, beautiful, tranquil, forest surroundings.
I am not a hiker and still managed to easily do the next walk, the inforno. Couple of stairs, but beautiful views and more tunnels.
A lot of review says that if you have vertigo this walk might not be for you, but I do have vertigo and I didn't feel bad once on this levada.
Thanks to the vegetation you barely notice whats next to you (there is just...More
It's one of the most beautiful walks in Madeira, just breathtaking.
It is advertised as a walk, which makes people be unprepared.
Very important: wear hiking boots (no snickers or sandals-yes, I saw plenty of those during our hike), have a waterproof/windproof jacket with you,...More
Been there at the end of August, went by bus from Funchal to Santana, quite an early one (10h departure). The total duration of the bus-trip was 2 hours, because of a traffic jam, which commonly happens.
Arrived in Santana, we took a cab to...More
Today i took this hike and because its fresh in my memories im gonna tell you as much as possible for it. Before i begin i want to tell you im 35 with above average condition and im 1,85m tall.
At the parkinglot you can...More
We did this levada on a guided tour. Beautiful views and stunning scenery. The end point is beautiful and not too crowded for lunch. The walk is quite easy, though you will need stout trainers or walking boots. In a lot of places the paths...More
The parking lot is big and we found out that we didn’t had to buy a ticket as the barrier was open when we left (proud sponsor). We started the walk at 3 o’clock when the big crowds where already gone. I forgot my swimsuit...More
Just take a taxi to the start of the walk (and ask the driver to come and fetch you 5 hours later). Take a picnic. There is no way you can get lost on the path. You can organise it by yourselves. We didn't meet or get in... More
Just take a taxi to the start of the walk (and ask the driver to come and fetch you 5 hours later). Take a picnic. There is no way you can get lost on the path. You can organise it by yourselves. We didn't meet or get in touch with any guides. Better ask tourist office info.