Description Description Be Dazzled By Sea And Mountain Views

With departure from the hotel scheduled for 9 am, we go to caniço, our tour starts there, visit the viewpoint of Garajau, a place where you can see Funchal in the distance.

Legend has it that the Morgado ( owner ) of Caniço had a very sick wife and made a promise, if she got well, he would erect a statue in the highest part of Caniço and it was there, overlooking the sea, on the volcanic rocks.

Today it is an obligatory stopping point, and for those who understand the subject, it is a power point.

It is possible to visit the beach by cable car.

Please contact us for more information. this place has a public 🚾♿ and is served by a snack bar.

The estimated stopping time is 30m.

We will go to Machico, the place where the discoverers stopped for the 1st time when they arrived to my island. At this place we will visit three viewpoints.

Good place to see the planes passing by as it is close to the airstrip.

Time to stop between the various places 1h.

It is possible to have lunch at this location, in an accessible restaurant and with 🚾♿

For more information please contact us.

The next location is one of the places that many say is not possible to exist on an island, like ours, we go to Caniçal, the easternmost tip of the island.

In this place we go to the centre, a fishing village, where once was dedicated to whale hunting, where today is located a specific museum, the Whale Museum.

At this place it is possible to have lunch.

Contact us for further information.

Stop Time 30m

We will go to the lookout point of Rosto, Caniçal, the arid zone of our land, it is located in the easternmost tip of the island, it is possible to see the north zone and its sea.

It is a very different place from our green, like desert.

Stopping time 30m.

Next stop, we go to Porto Da Cruz, home of Rum, the place where the sugar cane is ground to make the brandy that is the basis of our famous poncha and sugar cane honey.

This place is only open once a year, in May, at harvest time of sugar cane, during the rest of the year it serves as a museum. The machines are still the original ones since the factory was built.

This place has a shop, where you can taste the various types of brandy and other types of food, from biscuits, chocolates, wines.

Stopping time 30m.

We go up to Ribeiro Frio, where you can visit a trout farm.

Has a restaurant in this place where you can use the 🚾♿.

The estimated stopping time is 30m.

After this stop, we go to one of the beautiful places we have to see the sunrise, the peak of Arieiro.

In this viewpoint you can see all the mountains around. it is one of the most sought after hot spots, by those who visit us.

There is a restaurant here with 🚾♿.

Estimated stopping time 30m.

Time back to the hotel 1h30m


Accessibility

🚐-Driving Time By Car From The Last Point Till Here: 20M . 

♿🟠-Accessibility: Medium (Access to the viewpoint is made through a path with some slope, the existing lowering of the pavements is not enough because electric chairs and scooters can not climb).

🚐-Driving Time By Car From Last Stop To Here: 20M

♿🔴-Accessibility: Problematic ( Because of the ground, several uphill/downhill stretches and un-lowered pavements ).

🚐-Driving Time By Car From Last Stop To Here: 30M

♿🟠-Accessibility: Medium ( Because of the ground, it will make the equipment shake, some places there is no lowering of the pavement, some places with uphill / downhill ) 

🚐-Driving Time By Car From Last Stop To Here: 30M 

♿🟢-Accessibility: Easy ( small unevenness on pavements )

🚐-Driving Time By Car From Last Point To Here: 20M.

♿🔴-Accessibility: Difficult ( Because of the ground, it makes the wheels of the equipment stick, the ground has a lot of gravel and makes some equipment skid, very limited access to the site ).

  • Caniçal

🚐-Driving Time By Car From Last Stop To Here: 10M

♿🔴-Accessibility: Problematic (Because of the ground, pavements not lowered, when there is a lowering of the pavements, it is not enough for electric chairs and scooters to go up, we share the road with cars, objects like bins, uphill / downhill).

  • Port of the Cross ( Porto Da Cruz )

🚐-Driving Time By Car From Last Stop To Here: 30M

♿🟠-Accessibility: Medium ( Because of the ground, it will make the equipment shake, some places there is no lowering of the pavement, some places with uphill / downhill )

🚐-Driving Time By Car From Last Point To Here: 5M ( On Foot ).

♿🔴-Accessibility: Difficult ( Because of the ground, it makes the wheels of the equipment catch)

  • Ribeiro Frio 

🚐-Driving Time By Car From Last Stop To Here: 15M

♿🔴-Accessibility: Problematic ( Non-Recessed Sidewalks, When There Is This Existing Sidewalks Regression Is Not Enough Since Electric Chairs And Scooters Cannot Climb Up, We Share The Road With Traffic, Extremely Steep Uphill/Downhill). 

  • Visit to The Trout Nursery

🚐-Driving Time By Car From Last Point To Here: 5M ( On Foot ).

♿🔴-Accessibility: Difficult ( Because of the ground, will make the equipment shake, uphill / downhill with some slope ).

🚐-Driving Time By Car From Last Stop To Here: 30M

♿🔴-Accessibility: Problematic ( Sidewalks Not Lowered, Divided Road With Traffic, Uphill/Downhill With Some Steepness, Sidewalk To Access The Viewpoint Not Lowered ).

  • Return to Departure Point 1H30M




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