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Funchal: 2-Hour Tuk-Tuk Tour to Monte with Toboggan Ride

Activity provider: TUKWAY

Funchal: 2-Hour Tuk-Tuk Tour to Monte with Toboggan Ride

Activity provider: TUKWAY
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From US$ 60.96 per group up to 2

Likely to sell out

Enjoy a tuk tuk tour of emblematic Monte Tropical Garden. Be inspired as you take unforgettable photos and learn fun facts about Madeira Island.

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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
Portuguese, English, Spanish, French
Pickup included
If you are choosing to get picked up directly from your cruise ship port rather than a hotel or other address, please make sure to provide the local partner with the name of your cruise ship before your tour if you did not do so while booking.
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Experience

Highlights
  • Get to know the Old Town of Funchal city
  • Marvel at Monte´s Church and surroundings
  • Discover the magnificent Tropical Garden in Monte
  • Enjoy a fun sledge ride at the Toboggans (Carreiros Monte)
  • Learn fun facts and local history
Full description

Feel the thrill of riding by Tuk Tuk around the stunning Monte Tropical Garden. Begin in Funchal city and head towards the mountains. Arrive in Monte Palace Madeira and enjoy a cup of coffee. Explore over 70,000 square meters of exotic plants and breathe in the beautiful ambience of the garden.

Uncover one of the most exciting and wonderful places Madeira has to offer. Begin the trip in the Old Town in Funchal city, a main tourist attraction full of fun stories and curious facts.

Venture to the mountains up to Monte city. Feel mesmerized by the lovely plants, and visit one of the most popular churches on the island, Monte's church. Learn of the day of Lady of Monte, the most attended feast on Madeira Island all year. Take your time at the Monte Palace Madeira, adored for its facinating and immense garden. Take photos, relax, enjoy some coffee, and prepare to get lost in the nature of the garden grounds. Visit the central lake and marvel at local swans, ducks, peacocks, and chickens.

Enter the Monte Palace Madeira Museum and explore the three floors filled with sculptures, history, and a unique mineral collection. End the tour at a legendary charm of the island, the famous Monte Toboggan. Enjoy the thrilling ride down the hill, the way the locals used to.

Includes
  • Hotel or cruise port pickup and drop-off
  • Guide
  • Blanket
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Disposable mask
  • Food and drinks
  • Toboggan entry tickets
  • Tropical Garden entry tickets
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • Masks are required while indoors

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Overall rating

5 /5

based on 50 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    5/5
  • Transportation
    5/5
  • Value for money
    4.9/5

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Highest recommendation possible for the Tukway experience. We had an absolutely fantastic time on this tour. Our driver guides were Lois and Andrea. Excellent communication before the tour and Lois and Andrea's knowledge of their beautiful island was outstanding. We learned so much about Madeira's history, culture and people. Our guides' passion for their homeland was utterly infectious and they created an atmosphere of excitement and joy throughout. Lois even took some videos of our family on the wooden toboggan for us. Don't miss this trip. Thank you so much Lois and Andrea

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August 6, 2022

The tour was very nice and, in addition to the extremely beautiful view, you could also pick up many insider tips, which all turned out to be worthwhile. The ride was very pleasant and the incredibly nice driver was able to present the different sides of Funchal very nicely. Highly recommended!

July 30, 2022

our Tuk Tuk driver 'Andrea' is excellent. she is full of information about Funchal and described everything to us very well. She also has a warm and friendly personality. Due to our late arrival at the pickup point, the Tuk Tuk team did their best to contact us, despite our communication issues.

July 8, 2022

Product ID: 408794