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C. C. Monumental Lido | 1 Floor, Shop 23, Funchal, Madeira 9004-568, Portugal
+351 291 763 701
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Guided walks

We used guided walking groups to give us the experience of the lavada's & mountains. Having used... read more

Reviewed yesterday
CML7
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Durham, United Kingdom
The best walking experience!

Many visitors think they can do the levada walks themselves, but I strongly recommend to use a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
willisha2017
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Funchal, Portugal
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C. C. Monumental Lido | 1 Floor, Shop 23, Funchal, Madeira 9004-568, Portugal
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"paradise valley"
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"levada walks"
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"comfort break"
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"flora and fauna"
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"excellent guide"
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"moderate walk"
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"enjoyable walk"
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"pico ruivo"
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"frequent stops"
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"other companies"
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"plant life"
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Reviewed yesterday

We used guided walking groups to give us the experience of the lavada's & mountains. Having used these guides I would totally recommend using them. They pick you up / drop you back at your hotel, give you a wealth of information about the island...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Many visitors think they can do the levada walks themselves, but I strongly recommend to use a professional walking company. They have the latest information about the situation on the levadas, and all the books that we can buy at home or at Madeira are...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having done one half day walk we signed up for the Referta - Castelejo levada walk. This was a really pleasant experience. We were picked up at our hotel in Funchal and taken to the start of the walk. We then walked for about two...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On this visit we have done two walks with this compsny - Paradise and Kings Levada. Both guides were knowledgeable, professional and entertaining. We shall certainly use them again next time we come to Madeira.

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Great service and well organized walks. Knowledgeable guides. Equal size of the groups. Fantastisk service och välorganiserade vandringar. Kunniga guider. Lagom storlek på grupperna.

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Reviewed 27 March 2018

We booked the Pico do Areiro + Pico Ruivo walk and had the best day. It´s obvious that the guides enjoy what they do, they were super nice and very informative. The walk would not be for everyone since there are relatively steep parts as...More

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Reviewed 16 March 2018

Excellent walking guide Emilia, She was very informative and made our walk very enjoyable. The company had to abandon some walks because of the weather,however an alternative walk was offered which was very good.

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Reviewed 28 February 2018

Fantastic views, great guide and informative along the walk. Lasted about 3 hours and distance of 5k, which was great, easy walk. Great coffee at the end of the walk......

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Reviewed 21 February 2018

We recently did a walk organised by Madeira Explorers and thoroughly enjoyed it. We did the Caldeirao Verde walk and it was breathtakingly beautiful. The guide was really informative but also had a great sense of humour , and he was very conscious of every...More

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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

We booked after reading up on different walks and thought that this sounded great. The guide though was not really needed as we didn’t really learn anything about the Levadas just about 4 trees. This was not what we expected when we paid almost 40...More

Thank Gemma D
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cat123xxx
4 May 2018|
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Response from Sarah M | Reviewed this property |
I’ve never been pregnant so take that into consideration! I did two walks, a levada one and the tough walk over the mountains in the centre of the island. I would think that the levada walks would be no problem if you’re... More
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Response from Boschenvaal | Reviewed this property |
I believe that they will pick you up at your hotel (looks like it is in Funchal). We paid 28 Euro per person for a full guided day tour, all included. depending on which Levada you want to walk, it can either be a full... More
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yeomantim
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Response from Davechantler | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know the answer to this but you can check it out on the Madeira explores web page.
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