1. Portugal
  2. Madeira
  3. Funchal
  4. Paul da Serra

Northwest Madeira 4x4 Tour

Product ID: 197395
Take a sightseeing tour to Northwest side of Madeira in an open-roof 4x4. Experience beautiful valleys, volcanic natural pools, amazing cliff views, water aqueducts, and native forest.
About this activity
Duration: 8 hours
Starting time 8:30 AM
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese

Pickup included

Pickup is at your hotel, Cruise Port, holiday house or meeting point Pickup from hotels and guest houses outside of Funchal / Caniço city will be charged with additional prices: €5.00 per person at the cruise dock or harbor, €5.00 per person at São Vicente, Machico, Santa Cruz, Ponta do Sol, Calheta, Ribeira Brava, Campanário., €10.00 per person at Caniçal, Porto Moniz, Santo da Serra, Ponta Delgada
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Take a small group 4x4 excursion around Madeira
  • See the volcanic natural pools of Porto Moniz and Seixal
  • Take a 15-minute "levada" walk through a UNESCO forest and water aqueducts
  • Marvel at stunning cliff views and waterfalls
  • Try a fresh handmade "poncha", a traditional nectar with lots of flavour
Full description
The tour will start at your hotel, cruise port, or guest house, taking you to Serra d'Água, where you will have the opportunity to learn about the island of Madeira. At the North side you will see Ginjas village. Then continue on, using the old roads and some forest roads where its only possible to go with a 4X4. Head to the top at 1500 meters at Paúl da Serra. Explore the natural beauty of this island, meet the people, and explore the cultures, traditions, and local food and drinks.

Enjoy the expertise of a multilingual driver, who will take you on this full day journey to Encumeada, Ginjas, Estanquinhos, Paúl da Serra, Fanal, Ribeira da Janela, Porto Moniz, Seixal and São Vicente, with additional opportunities to see and swim in the volcanic lava pools.
  • Friendly local guide
  • Bottle of water
  • Souvenir
What’s Not Included
  • Extra optional lunch: €12.00
Not suitable for
  • People with back problems
  • Wheelchair users
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From US$ 72.16 US$ 57.73 per person

Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.9 / 5

based on 8 reviews

Review summary

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    5 / 5
  • Organization
    5 / 5
  • Value for money
    4.7 / 5
  • Safety
    5 / 5
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What to say about a perfect excursion small group of 6 people a wonderful guide Miguel who spoke perfectly French with a kindness that touched us a lot he knew his island perfectly and made us discover magnificent places to end up with a poncha made in front of us in a local bar a real show

August 5, 2019

Good trip where you see a large part of the beautiful island

November 21, 2019

Francisco was a great driver and nice person. Thoroughly enjoyed the day even though it was cloudy and no long Mountain views possible. Off Todd was jolting to say the least

August 27, 2019

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