Day trip

Madeira: Private 6-Kilometer Alecrim Levada Hike

Madeira: Private 6-Kilometer Alecrim Levada Hike

From US$ 75.56 per person

Enjoy a 6-kilometer hike through regional Madeira. Throughout this easy-rated hike, you will encounter much of Madeira's flora and fauna before reaching the impressive Lagoa Dona Beja and its impressive waterfall.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Portuguese, French, German, Spanish
Pickup optional
Pickup from all accommodations in Calheta, Ponta do Sol, or Ribeira Brava.
Private group


  • Encounter the lakes of Madeira
  • Enjoy a private walk
  • Observe the endemic species of the flora and fauna of Madeira Island
  • Take notice as lakes and waterfalls emerge along the way
Full description
Once having been collected from your Madeira accommodation, your day out in nature will begin. At the beginning of the descent to the house of Rabaçal, you will discover the entrance to this magnificent journey. It is a short walk of 6 kilometers, which is accessible to anyone. Throughout the hike you can enjoy fantastic views over the Rabaçal. As you hike towards the beginning of the levada, you can enjoy the vast vegetation composed mainly by the Urze and the Uveira da Serra, as well as several species of local fauna of which various birds and cows are the highlights. Enjoy the walk to the beautiful lakes and waterfalls that emerge along the way, where the wonderful Lagoa Dona Beja stands out. Complete with a waterfall that feeds the Lagoa do Vento, you will be able to take pictures of the lagoon before making your way back to the hike's start point. At the conclusion of your hike, you will be returned back to your accommodation.
  • Driver/local guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Transportation by private vehicle
  • WiFi on board
  • Insurance
  • Food and drinks
  • Hiking attire
  • Lunch
Not suitable for
  • Children under 3 years
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users
  • Babies under 1 year
  • People over 95 years
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Prepare for the activity

Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Warm clothing
  • Hiking shoes
  • Rain gear
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Clothes that can get dirty
  • Outdoor clothing
  • Sportswear
  • Hiking Pants
  • Closed-toe shoes
  • Waterproof shoes

Not allowed

  • Sandals or flip flops
  • Smoking in the vehicle
  • Drinks in the vehicle
  • Food in the vehicle
  • Alcohol and drugs
  • Open-toed shoes
  • Unaccompanied minors
  • Slippers
  • Electric wheelchairs
  • Alcoholic drinks in the vehicle
  • Food and drinks in the vehicle

Know before you go

  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • This tour is unfortunately not wheelchair accessible
  • This product operates rain or shine, except in the case of extreme weather events
  • Please note that you are responsible for your all your clothing for the activities
  • There is an optional lunch available after the walk for a fee
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Very nice trip :0)

July 31, 2021

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