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The sun-kissed region of Calheta offers natural treasures for every kind of visitor. A leisurely hike along the levada (aqueduct), the irrigation channel network carved into the mountainside, offers stunning views over the valleys and across the Atlantic Ocean.

One of the best ways to explore Madeira is on foot. Appreciate the natural splendor of the island as you follow your expert guide on an easy walk along the levada. Discover Madeira's subtropical forest, evergreen valleys, and amazing views over its southwest coast.

Learn the history behind the levadas, the purpose of their construction and the important role they play in the lives of locals. Learn some interesting facts about the 8 parishes that are spread over Calheta and feel the sea breeze gently caress your face as you wander by the sea.

The sun-kissed region of Calheta offers natural treasures for every kind of visitor. A leisurely hike along the levada (aqueduct), the irrigation channel network carved into the mountainside, offers stunning views over the valleys and across the Atlantic Ocean.

One of the best ways to explore Madeira is on foot. Appreciate the natural splendor of the island as you follow your expert guide on an easy walk along the levada. Discover Madeira's subtropical forest, evergreen valleys, and amazing views over its southwest coast.

Learn the history behind the levadas, the purpose of their construction and the important role they play in the lives of locals. Learn some interesting facts about the 8 parishes that are spread over Calheta and feel the sea breeze gently caress your face as you wander by the sea.

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8:15 AM Tour

Duration 7h Free cancellation No booking or credit card fees Enjoy a leisurely walk along the Calheta _levada_, take in the natural beauty of the mountains and valleys as you head toward the sea.
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per adult
$46.01

Total price is $46.01, taxes included

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Calheta Levada Guided Walking Tour

Activity/Location

Funchal

Meeting/Redemption Point

  • Funchal City Center (Hotel Pickup)

    Funchal


Highlights

  • Walk along impressive levadas built in the 19th century

  • Excellent way to discover the hidden gems of Madeira

  • Easy & safe walking route with breathtaking views

  • Rugged & unspoiled natural mountain landscape

  • History of the construction of levadas from expert guide


Inclusions

  • Guided levada walking tour

  • Roundtrip transportation to and from your Funchal hotel

  • Commentary in English


Know Before You Book

  • Children 4 and younger are complimentary when accompanied by a paying adult.

  • If you have back, joint or muscular problems, you should carefully consider whether to participate.

  • You must be able to climb and descend stairs as well as walk on unpaved or uneven terrain.

  • If you fear heights, you should not take part in this activity.

  • If you have limited mobility, you should not take part.


Cancellation Policy

You can cancel free of charge until 4 days before your reservation starts. After that time, no cancellations, changes or refunds will be made.

Location

Funchal, Madeira Portugal