Description From The Valley To The Mountain Ending Deep In The Earth

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.

Stopping time between the various locations 1h.it is possible to have lunch at this location, in an accessible restaurant with 🚾♿.

For more information please contact us.

We will go up to the Portela viewpoint, where you will see the views of the North Coast and the port Da Cruz.

Stop Time 15m.

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

This place only functions once a year, in May, at the time of the sugar cane harvest, during the rest of the year it serves as a museum.

The machines are still the original ones from when 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.

Santana, place of obligatory stop, is part of many of our postcards, the famous thatched houses.

In Santana you can have lunch or dinner, as we have in our portfolio an affordable restaurant with 🚾♿.

Stopping time 1h.

After this we will go to the São Jorge viewpoint, where you will be dazzled by the view over the sea.

Stopping time 15m.

We always go between the mountains until São Vicente, it’s a journey of about 1h. Because it is a long journey, we make some stops along the way for people to rest and get some air.

Estimated time of each stop 5m.

When we get to São Vicente, you will discover a little bit about this place, see the landscapes by the sea, the cultivated land and even a clock, placed in a church tower for everyone to see the time from afar, (so the legend goes).

Return to the hotel.

Time back to the hotel 1h

This tour can be done the other way around.


Accessibilities

🚐-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).

  • Santa Cruz

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

♿🔴-Accessibility: Problematic ( Because of the ground, several climbs and unreduced pavements ).

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

♿🟢-Accessibility: Easy ( small unevenness on 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 climbs ). 

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

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

  • 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 climbs ).

🚐-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)

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

♿-Accessibility: Under Construction 

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

♿🔴-Accessibility: Problematic ( Because of the Ground, Non-Recessed Sidewalks, Automobile Circulation, We Share the Road with Traffic, Objects Like Garbage Bins, Catering Tables ).

  • Traditional Santana Market

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

♿🟠-Accessibility: Medium ( Because of the ground, it will make the equipment shake )

  • Visit To The Famous Casas de Santana

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

♿🟠-Accessibility: Medium ( Because of the ground, it will make the equipment shake, the little houses in Santana have a step at the entrance ).

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

♿🟠-Accessibility: Medium ( Because of the ground, it will make the equipment shake, place with uphill / downhill )

🚐-Driving Time By Car From Last Stop To Here: 1h

♿🔴-Accessibility: Problematic ( Because of the ground, pavements not lowered, car circulation, objects like rubbish bins ).

🚐-Tempo De Condução De Carro Desde O Último Ponto Até Aqui: 5M

🟠 -Acessibilidade: Médio ( Acesso Através De Uma Pequena Rua, Sem Trânsito, O Chão Faz Vibrar O Equipamento, Acesso Ao Interior Através De Elevador  )

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

♿🟢-Accessibility: Easy 

  • Return Time: 30M




Share On Social Networks

If you liked this content Help us to grow and Share.
Subscribe Our Social Networks



error: Content is protected !!
Skip to content