Our tour begins at Pico dos Barcelos witch is a viewpoint, where we get a panoramic view of the entire valley of Funchal. Following our way to Eira do Serrado, being located at an altitude of 1094 meters above the sea waters.

From the viewpoint of Eira do Serrado we get beautiful landscapes, with an altitude of 1 km over the Curral das Freiras. After, we move to own Curral das Freiras, a small village, which is located in the heart of the island.

Curral das Freiras is where in the 16th century the nuns hid themselves from attacks by pirates. Because of the isolated life they were used to, they learned to use nuts instead of wheat, because it was an abundant product there.

Surprise yourself with the products made of chestnuts: bread, cakes, soups and liqueurs.


On Tour is included: Transport, Portuguese guide, internet (Wi-fi), photographer (guide). Tariff for a mini-bus up to 7 passengers.

Duration: 4 hours

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Tariff for a mini-bus up to 7 passengers.
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MadeiraThe Autonomous Region of Madeira is one of the autonomous regions of Portugal, corresponding  territorially to Madeira archipelago, the nearest maritime neighbor is the Spanish archipelago of the Canary Islands, located on the coast of Morocco in Africa. However, Madeira is  an all-European archipelago. The region is endowed with political and administrative autonomy through the Read more

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  • Evgeniy

    Скажу просто, понравилось. Рекомендую.


  • Svetlana

    Высота на смотровой площадке километр! Дух захватывает. Виды сказочные. Были на Канарах в прошлом году, так Мадейра раз в десять красивей. Не зря её называют жемчужиной Атлантики. Самара