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Half-day Sunrise Tour in Madeira island

Be amazed by the beauty of Madeira island with this Half-day Sunrise Tour! Your tour guide will pick you up at your hotel and drive you uphill to the summit of Pico do Arieiro from where you’ll see the sun rising through the clouds and feel as if you reached the top of the world. You’ll also visit the summit of Pico do Areeiro on the highest mountain in Madeira. You’ll experience a mountain walk inside the Laurissilva forest, visiting the most incredible places from where you’ll enjoy the most beautiful views.
On your way back to the hotel you’ll do some visits, one of the highlights is the famous Ponta de São Lourenço.
Have your most memorable day in Madeira, with us!

  • Shore private tour
  • 4 hours
  • Start and finish in Funchal
  • 2 or more people

Prices

Prices

Low
Season
High
Season
Special
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2 people: 231€ 270€ 283€
3 people: 244€ 285€ 299€
4 people: 256€ 299€ 313€
5 people: 268€ 313€ 328€
6 people: 285€ 333€ 349€
7 people: 299€ 349€ 366€
8 people: 309€ 361€ 378€
+9 people: contact us

Low Season: Nov 1st to Dec 14th & Jan 11th to Mar 31st

High Season: April, June, July, August & Dec 15th to Jan 10th

Special Season: May, September & October

Tour highlights

Pico do Arieiro

Pico do Arieiro it’s one of the highest peaks in Madeira, with 5,965ft above sea level. Due to be the starting point of the most popular scenic mountain walk in Madeira it’s a place that you cannot miss.

Um caminho para todos

This walk is called ‘A path for all’ and it truly is. An unforgettable walk full of natural treasures for everyone regardless of their age. In addition to being short, the path is wide and protected, ideal for families with kids, providing a direct contact with nature. The walk starts at Pico das Pedras ending at Queimadas park, where you can relax, have a picnic or, for the more adventurous, continue the walk to Caldeirão Verde.

Laurissilva Forest

The Laurissilva of Madeira, within the (Madeira Natural Park) conserves at least 76 types of native plants as well as the largest surviving area of primary laurel forest, a vegetation type that is now confined to the Azores, Madeira and the Canary Islands. It’s classified by UNESCO as a Natural World Heritage site due to its outstanding universal value.

Ribeiro Frio Natural Park

The Ribeiro Frio Natural Park represents a vast part of the Laurissilva forest. A place where you’ll learn about the Laurissilva forest and in which you have at least 76 types of native plants as well as the largest surviving area of primary laurel forest, a vegetation type that is now confined to the Azores, Madeira and the Canary Islands. It’s classified by UNESCO as a Natural World Heritage site due to its outstanding universal value.

Miradouro da Portela

The Miradouro da Portela offers one of the most outstanding landscapes of the island, from where we can see the Port of Cruz, Penha d’Águia and part of Santana. Here you will find a magnificent scenery of mountains that lie in a valley towards the sea.

Machico

Located on the east coast of the island of Madeira, this municipality has a great historical significance. It was here that Gonçalves Zarco and Tristão Vaz Teixeira landed in 1419, when they discovered Madeira. The bay of Machico invites you to a walk surrounded by a pleasant landscape of sea and land. To the east of Machico is the viewpoint of Pico de Facho, from where you can admire the panoramic view from the peaks of the central region of the island to Ponta de São Lourenço.

Santa Cruz

It is located near the International Airport of Madeira. In addition to the well-known rocky beach of Palmeiras you can find in this village a beach complex, which includes swimming pools, solariums and a restaurant area. Santa Cruz also has several churches and chapels that you simply must visit.

Ponta de São Lourenço

Ponta de São Lourenço is the most easterly tip of Madeira and is a natural reserve with panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean and spectacular rock formations; is a unique landscape very different from the rest of the island. Descending the hillside, you will find a secluded beach called Prainha, which is the only natural black sand beach on the island.

Optional experiences and visits

Vereda do Arieiro

Vereda do Arieiro is Madeira’s most celebrated mountain walk that links Pico do Arieiro to the island’s highest mountain, Pico Ruivo.
This hike is demanding and for experienced hikers. It can take about five hours if you decide to do the roundtrip, or three hours if you decide to end at Pico Ruivo.
It’s not suitable for anyone with mobility difficulties, vertigo, or heart /respiratory problems. You will need good sturdy footwear, a picnic, plenty to drink, sun protection, a waterproof jacket and be prepared to see the most beautiful views of your life.

Levadas

Madeira has over 860 miles of levadas; a network of water channels made by man to deliver water across the whole island range. Today you can enjoy walking along the Levadas and feel in contact with nature.
Truly one of the most unique hikes you’ll ever do.

Caldeirão Verde levada walk

The Caldeirão Verde walk is one of the most breath taking Levadas in Madeira. This trail ends with a beautiful 200-meter-high waterfall.

  • Shore private tour
  • 4 hours
  • Start and finish in Funchal
  • 2 or more people

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Prices

Low
Season
High
Season
Special
Season
2 people: 231€ 270€ 283€
3 people: 244€ 285€ 299€
4 people: 256€ 299€ 313€
5 people: 268€ 313€ 328€
6 people: 285€ 333€ 349€
7 people: 299€ 349€ 366€
8 people: 309€ 361€ 378€
+9 people: contact us

Low Season: Nov 1st to Dec 14th & Jan 11th to Mar 31st

High Season: April, June, July, August & Dec 15th to Jan 10th

Special Season: May, September & October

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Tour details

Private

Our tours are always private (just you and our guide/driver).

Tailor-made

The tour highlights recommend some places to visit, however, there are others that may interest you, so we list some of them on ‘optional visits and experiences’. Our main goal is to provide you an unforgettable day therefore we have the flexibility to customize the itinerary according your preferences and tour length.

COVID-19 Prevention

Our company is certified by the World Travel & Tourism Council as "Safe Travels" (COVID-19 Measures).

Accommodation not included

Please contact us for advice about our accommodation options. We have a list of hotels based in local 3*, 4* and 5* Bed & Breakfasts and Boutique hotels throughout Portugal. We will provide you with suggestions so you can choose what best suits your budget.

Our Premium Tours guarantee

Our tours are escorted by very experienced expert guides, all of whom work with us full time. With excellent English, permission to skip lines, and expertise that came from real-life experience and on-the-ground knowledge, they are the key to accessing hidden gems and experiencing the true authenticity of our culture. Our guides are non-smoking.


Departure
Start and finish in Funchal

Departure time
To be agreed


What’s included

  • Individual masks and hand sanitizer
  • Poncha, the tradicional drink of Madeira
  • Free Wi-fi and bottled water
  • Exclusive and specialized guide/driver with individual mask
  • Personalized transport in a luxury Mercedes vehicle which is disinfected several times a day
  • All taxes
  • Public liability and personal accidents insurance

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Half-day Sunrise Tour in Madeira island
4 hours - Shore private tour - from 231€ for 2 people


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