Uncover the most spectacular vantage points on the island of Madeira. This 4x4 Jeep safari tour begins in Funchal, then heads to the eastern coastal town of Machio before winding its way towards Santana via the hilly interior. Along the way you'll visit Porto da Cruz rum factory and the village of Faial, one of Madeira's oldest sugar-producing settlements. After eating lunch in Santana the tour continues onto Cova da Roda view point, ascending in due course towards Ribeiro Frio, a popular place for levada walks. The literal highpoint is Pico do Arieiro, Madeira's third highest peak at 1,818 m. The Jeeps then begin a final descent back towards Funchal via Vale Paraíso.
Santana & Pico do Arieiro Jeep Tours Available Every Saturday.
Add on an optional lunch for 12 extra Euros (only available during tour).
Child tickets aged 0-11 years
Funchal hotels. We will ask for the name and address of your hotel upon purchase.
NOTE: This Madeira Jeep tour to Pico do Arieiro departs at 08:30 from hotels throughout Funchal. After purchasing your tour we will message the email address you provide asking for the name and address of your hotel in Funchal. We'll then pass this information onto the tour operator and return with confirmation once this is done.
About Green Devil Safari Madeira:
Green Devil Safari is a long-established adventure tour operator based in Madeira. Their aim is to showcase the lush and biodiverse interior of this captivating Portuguese island, as well as its history and spellbinding culture. Departing from key coastal locations throughout the Atlantic territory their open-top 4x4 Jeeps journey into the mountains for either a full or half-day trip around tiny hidden communities, rolling valleys and towering vantage points.
Have a browse through our Madeira tour page and pick an adventure that suits you. Inspirational sights and activities that await include an ascent to the island's third highest mountain peak (Pico do Arieiro), lunch in the historic village of Santana, and the viewpoint of Cova da Roda.
Green Devil's Madeira Jeep Safari guides speak a variety of languages, principally Portuguese and English, and hold a strong passion for telling the stories of their home island.
Locations On The East Madeira Jeep Tour:
- 1, Funchal (Hotel Pickup)
- 2, Machico
- 3, Funduras
- 4, Portela
- 5, Porto da Cruz (Rum Factory Visit)
- 6, Faial
- 7, Santana (Lunch)
- 8, Cova da Roda (Vantage Point)
- 9, Cruzinhas
- 10, Ribeiro Frio
- 11, Pico do Arieiro (Madeira's third highest peak at 1,818 m)
- 12, Vale Paraíso
- 13, Funchal (Return)