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Levada Rabaçal and 25 Fountains Walking Tour

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    The Levada Rabaçal begins in Paul da Serra, more precisely in Rabaçal. From this point we can observe one of the most beautiful valleys of Madeira, the Rabaçal Valley and down to the Forest House of Rabaçal. We walk in full Laurissilva Forest, a World Heritage site by UNESCO since 1999. After a few meters of pure beauty we make our first visit to the stunning waterfall of Risco.

    All around you can be dazzled by the green beauty of the forest and the sound of nature, the natural heart of  Madeira Island

    We can enjoy a variety of plant species. Among many species of birds, hopefully we can find the Trocaz Pigeon (columba trocaz trocaz) a unique species of Madeira. In the end we find the 25 Fontes and its beautiful green and fresh lagoon, surrounded by vines and giant ferns.

    After appreciate its natural and breathtaking scenery, we go round the same track back.
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    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We pick-up from all hotels in Funchal area.
    Departure Time
    9:00 AM
    Duration
    5h
    Inclusions
    • Local guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
    • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
    Exclusions
    • Food and drinks
    • Lunch
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Stunning walk along the levada and treated to views of the Risco and 25 Fontes waterfalls. The walk back via the 800m tunnel was a great way to end the hike. Would recommend.

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank stephjp2906
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Nice day definitely. Beautiful all the way and thanks to the guide, Fabio, it was even nicer. Got to know (see) a lot of different species of plants, learnt a lot about the levadas, and some interesting facts about Madeira. You get tired at the...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Filipa T
    Jhonathan R, General Manager at Madeira Adventure Kingdom, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

    Dear Filipa. Thank you very much for your amazing words. I will pass the word to our guide Fábio. Looking forward to see you soon. Best Regards.

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We had a great time on our hike - the guide was friendly and knowledgeable, we kept a good pace, pick-up etc was exactly on time, couldn't have asked for more. The hike itself was lovely - nice and shady and not too hot and...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank vikingvampireparrot
    Jhonathan R, General Manager at Madeira Adventure Kingdom, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

    Hello!. Thank you very much for your feedback about our walk in Rabaçal. We are very happy to know that you had a lovely day!. Looking forward to see you soon in Madeira. Best Regards.

    Reviewed 4 August 2019 via mobile

    This was a great experience with a very experienced and friendly guide. The views are stunning and the level of fitness needed is not bad- though there are a couple of quite steep steps too negotiate. This trail was very busy when I did it-...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Seaside595612
    Jhonathan R, General Manager at Madeira Adventure Kingdom, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2019

    Hello. Thank you very much for your e-mail. Good to know you have enjoyed the tour with us :) Best Regards,

    Reviewed 14 July 2019 via mobile

    We took the Rabacal walk to 25 Fontes with our great guide Jessie. Jessie's knowledge about the nature and levadas exceeded our expectations. She made our walk in the beatiful nature fantastic and had a great day in the mountains of Madeira. Me and my...More

    Thank Guide815549
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    Response from gavsal1 | Reviewed this property |
    Providing your trainers are waterproof you will be fine. It can be quite wet underfoot and muddy, I wore trainers but they did get very wet.
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