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Pico do Arieiro, at 1,818 m high, is Madeira island’s third highest peak. Most days, visitors can stand and look down on the clouds. The air is fresh and clear and the sun is very bright.

Pico Ruivo is the highest peak on the Madeira Islands. It can be reached only by foot, usually either from Pico do Arieiro after a strenuous hike, or from Achada do Teixeira with a shorter, easier trail.

is a civil parish in the municipality of Funchal in the Autonomous Region of Madeira. It includes the historical centre of Funchal. The population in 2011 was 2,656, in an area of 3.82 km².

Pico das Torres is the second highest peak on the Atlantic island of Madeira, Portugal. It lies roughly midway between the Pico Ruivo and Pico do Arieiro at an elevation of 1,853 metres and is only accessible from the trail between these two peaks.

Monte Cable Car– This journey offers magnificent panoramic views from Funchal towards Monte. This cable car will take you from the old part of Funchal to Monte in around 15 minutes. Enjoy a spectacular view of Funchal’s bay and valleys from one of the 39 seven-seater cars.

The Monte Palace Tropical Garden occupies an area of 70.000 square meters and houses an huge exotic plant’s collection, coming from all over the world, together with swans and duck’s, that populates the central lake, peacocks and chickens, that walk free in the main areas of the property.

Santa Catarina Park, with an area of around 36,000 m2, is located between Avenida do Infante and Avenida Sá Carneiro. With fantastic views over Funchal, from the bay to Ponta do Garajau, this park has a huge lawn surrounded by flowerbeds full of trees…

Blandy’s Wine Lodge– Located in the centre of Funchal, Blandy’s Wine Lodge gives visitors to Madeira Island an opportunity to experience Madeira Wine in the making. should not be missed when visiting Funchal. It offers a large spectrum of services

Harmony in Nature is a company dedicated to providing active adventure holidays on Madeira Island with professional services ranging from the Atlantic Ocean to the mountains, unveiling the hidden beauties of this fantastic holiday destination.

Madeira Jeep Safari Tours is definitely the best way to see the island. You get to see the island from a whole new perspective. The beauty of Madeira lies in its overwhelming natural heritage.

VMT Madeira – Catamaran Trips– If you’re visiting Madeira Island, one of its main attraction is definetly the sea. VMT Madeira is proud to provide its visitors, leisure trips along the coast of the island…

Hit the Road Tours– We´re a small company offering personalised Land Rover 4×4 tours and Levada walks and hikes, with small groups, in Madeira, Portugal.