Madeira jeep tour along an old "Royal Way" to the mountains
Full day jeep tour in Madeira: From Machico, you'll drive via old ways to the highest peaks of Madeira. Spectacular views guaranteed!
Offroad mountain jeep tour on Madeira
- Mountains of Madeira jeep tour - per adult (from 12 yrs) 58.-€
- Mountains of Madeira jeep tour - per child (0-11 yrs) 29.-€
Optional transfer booking
- Transfer there and back from zone 1 - per person 5.-€
- Transfer there and back from zone 2 - per person 10.-€
- Transfer there and back from zone 2 - per person 15.-€
Booking option: Mountain jeep tour in Madeira to the highest peaks
This impressive jeep tour in Madeira will give you an excellent insight of the culture and the mountainscape of the beautiful island. After you've been picked up in the morning from the drivers and made yourself comfortable in the convertible 4x4 vehicles, you'll start the tour: From Machico, the second-largest and oldest city of Madeira, you'll follow the small pathways called Caminho Real (royal way) through the Funduras mountain chain. You'll pass terraces, on which you'll even nowadays see the sugarcane- and banana plantations, and evergreen forests with the 4x4 jeeps.
At lunchtime you can enjoy a typical Madeiran menu, which you can order directly with the tour guide for a small extra charge. On the way to the mountains, you'll see some idyllic small villages, i.e. Porto da Cruz and the more famous Santana, whose typical Madeiran houses are a popular foto motif. Now you continue on forest paths uphill into the mountains, leaving behind Ribeiro Frio, a stunning forest park. Goal of the Madeira jeep tour is the Pico do Areeiro, the third-highest mountain of Madeira with spectacular views until the neighbouring island Porto Santo. Look forward to the interesting explications of your guide!
Transfer possible from:
- Free transfer from: Funchal, Caniço
- Transfer zone 1: Machico, Santa Cruz, Camacha, Estreito Camara de Lobos, Ponta do Sol, cruise dock
- Transfer zone 2: Santo da Serra, Jardim da Serra, Calheta, Caniçal, São Vicente
- Transfer zone 3: Ponta Delgada, Prazeres, Porto da Cruz, Santana
- Duration: ~ 8 hours
- Hours: 8:30 AM
- Days: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday
- Closing times: no tours on 25 December and 1 January
- Months: possible all-year
- Languages: German, English, Spanish, French, Portuguese
- Lunch exclusive: main dish, dessert, coffee and one drink (can be booked on site at the driver's for 18 €)
- Transfer (if the corresponding booking option was selected), professional guide, insurance, photos
- 1 bottle of water, map
- This is a guided jeep safari in Madeira, you can only be passenger.
- The jeep safari is not suitable for wheel-chair users.
- If desired, an infant's seat can be provided, please add this in the commentary field when booking.
Sunglasses, sun blocker, sturdy, closed-toe shoes, long trousers / jacket, camera
Full day jeep tour from Funchal / Caniço to the highest peaks of Madeira
This Madeira jeep tour leads you into the mountains of the stunningly beautiful island. The first stop of this 4x4 tour from Funchal is Machico, the oldest city of Madeira. Afterwards, you'll follow a caminho real ("Royal Way") into the high mountains of the north. This royal ways have been the only connecting roads over the mountains of Madeira until the 20th century. On the peaks, you'll pass some interesting villages with the jeeps, i.e. Porto da Cruz and Santana, also famous for its typical Madeiran houses.
You'll also get insights into the traditional agriculture and architecture of the island, and also the fantastic nature is one of the central points of the jeep tour in Madeira. You'll drive offroad through thick forest areas with plants only occurring here. Quite rightly, the mystical laurisilva forest of Madeira was declared UNESCO world natural heritage. The offroad fun with the strong jeeps in Madeira will also be ensured. The ride ín the convertible 4x4 vehicles through Madeira's mountainscape is a real pleasure. Following the adventurous pathways, you'll reach Pico do Areeiro, the third-highest mountain of Madeira. The view from the top is impressive - keep your camera ready! Look forward to this breathtaking tour with the jeep from Funchal.
Valid on the reserved day or for 12 months after date of purchase if no date has been selected. You will receive the tour operator's details with the purchased ticket. Attention: reservation is required! The reservation can be made through sunbonoo as part of the booking process or later by contacting the tour operator directly via phone or email.
Customer Reviews Madeira jeep tour along an old "Royal Way" to the mountains
With the jeep like the king on the royal roadThe oldest city of Madeira Machico intoxicated our senses, landscapes and architecture were brutally beautiful.
Mit dem Jeep wie der König über den KönigswegDie älteste Stadt Madeiras Machico hat unsere Sinne berauscht, Landschaften und Architektur waren brachial schön.
Nice, but I would also like to have driven myselfA packed day with lots of impressions. Rather sightseeing. A little more off-road action and driving yourself would have been great.
Schön, aber ich wäre gerne auch selbst gefahrenEin vollgepackter Tag mit vielen Eindrücken. Eher Sightseeing. Ein wenig mehr offroad Action und selber Fahren wäre aber toll gewesen.
GoodInteresting sights and good guides explaining everything in detail. A bit more action would have been nice.
Wonderful dayMany thanks to the great guides for a great day on this beautiful island!
Wundervoller TagVielen Dank an die tollen Guides für einen tollen Tag auf dieser wunderschönen Insel!
Nice tour for the familyThe kids liked it and we also had fun. Gladly again.
Schöne Tour für die FamilieDen Kindern hats gefallen und wir hatten auch unseren Spaß. Gerne wieder.
Simply enjoyWhat a great landscape on such a small island. We were impressed and would definitely like to come back for longer!
Einfach genießenWas für eine tolle Landschaft auf so einer kleinen Insel. Wir waren beeindruckt und kommen sicher gerne mal für länger wieder!
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