Santana & Arieiro Peak: Full Day East Tour in Open Roof 4x4

Activity provider: True Spirit Lda

Santana & Arieiro Peak: Full Day East Tour in Open Roof 4x4

Activity provider: True Spirit Lda
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From US$ 71.65 US$ 60.90 per person

Take an exciting day tour to Santana and Arieiro Peak in an open roof 4x4.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 7.5 hours
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Skip the ticket line
Live tour guide
Spanish, English, Portuguese
Pickup included
Pickup and drop-off in Funchal Central Area and Funchal Port is free. For any other locations, there is an extra fee.
Small group
Limited to 8 participants


  • Experience Santana, the "Biosphere Reserve" by Unesco
  • Enjoy Pico do Arieiro with stunning panoramic views over Ponta de São Lorenço and Machico Bay
  • Visit the very traditional Rum Distillery in Porto da Cruz
  • Be surrounded by beautiful evergreen mountains
Full description
See views from Pico do Arieiro at 1818 meters, and enjoy amazing landscapes and great views over Ponta de São Lourenço, Paúl da Serra, Curral das Freiras and even Porto Santo island. Enjoy pickup from Funchal or Caniço and hop on board the 4x4 for a day of great views. Head to the north side of the island, pass through Ribeiro Frio, surrounded by Laurissilva Forest (classified as World Heritage by UNESCO). See the exotic species and beautiful evergreen mountains of this peaceful environment. Continue your experience with an off-road journey toward one of the most emblematic towns in the island, Santana the “Biosphere Reserve”, known by its triangular houses, which served locals for centuries as dwellings and stables. After a lunch stop (not included), visit a very traditional Rum Distillery in Porto da Cruz. Finally, stop at Pico do Facho viewpoint, to enjoy amazing views over Ponta de São Lourenço and Machico Bay.
  • Guide
  • Pick-up and drop off at accommodations in Funchal and Caniço
  • Insurance in accordance with Portuguese law
  • Safety instructions and first aid
  • Local taxes
  • Wi-Fi
  • Meals and drinks
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
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Important information

Know before you go

  • Pick up in Funchal and Caniço areas. For other localities a meeting point must be arranged
Customer reviews

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Discovery in a perfect 4x4!!! With an extra Bruno guide and driver!!!! he always has good ideas, great roads alone!!!! breaks to eat, to visit.... lots of advice, lots of explanations about Madeira, fauna flora etc....!!!! I recommend this outing and above all ask for BRUNO!!!!!!

June 10, 2022

Gil was a fabulous guide! Took us to many beautiful & interesting places. Educated us about the history & plants of the area. Landover jeep was the perfect vehicle to explore the forests. The off-roading was fun too

June 26, 2022

Product ID: 176514