Private tour

Madeira: Private East Island Tour with King Christ Visit

Activity provider: Pearl of the Atlantic
Private tour

Madeira: Private East Island Tour with King Christ Visit

Activity provider: Pearl of the Atlantic

From US$ 246.41 per group up to 2

Discover the beauty of Eastern Madeira and visit the region’s most iconic landmark, the King Christ statue. Then, visit a traditional wicker village to meet the locals, and hike up to Pico do Areeiro to marvel at the Madeira mountains.

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Duration 7 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, German
Pickup optional
Your accommodation in Calheta, Ponta do Sol, or Ribeira Brava.
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  • Admire some of the most amazing viewpoints of Madeira
  • Enjoy this private and personalized tour
  • Marvel at the incredible King Christ statue
  • Head upwards into the Madeira Mountains for stunning views of the landscape
Full description
The tour starts with pickup from your accommodation in either Funchal or Caniço. After pickup, head toward’s one of Madeira’s most famous icons, the King Christ statue, the first statue of its kind in the world. Next, visit Camacha, a parish with the nickname “The Land of the Wicker”, and marvel at the fascinating furniture and baskets made from wicker using traditional techniques. Continue on to Pico do Areeiro next to admire the breathtaking views of the Madeira mountains. Take some time to appreciate this stunning landscape and snap some photos for your holiday album. Next, head down to Ribeiro Frio and watch the fishermen farming for trout, or opt to take a walking tour in the island’s famous Levadas. Next, travel to some of Eastern Madeira’s most precious viewpoints, São Roque do Faial and Portela, and then visit Machico city the first place discovered by the Portuguese, and we finish in the most eastern point of Madeira, the Sao Lourenço Peninsula.
  • Driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Free WIFI onboard
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • Children under 2 years
  • Wheelchair users
  • People over 95 years

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Meeting point

Funchal Cruise Port, Av. Sá Carneiro, 9000 Funchal, Portugal

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Warm clothing
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Weather-appropriate clothing

Not allowed

  • Smoking
  • Drinks in the vehicle
  • Food in the vehicle
  • Unaccompanied minors
  • Alcoholic drinks in the vehicle
  • Food and drinks in the vehicle

Know before you go

  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • This product operates rain or shine except in the case of extreme weather events
Customer reviews

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wunderbare tour, sehr interessant

October 8, 2022


August 23, 2021

Tour très intéressant, passant par des routes escarpées et par de jolies forêts. Malheureusement nous avons en du brouillard au sommet du Pico do Arieiro.

May 8, 2021


Product ID: 228604