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  1. Portugal
  2. Madeira
  3. Funchal
  4. Pico do Arieiro

Madeira: Guided Pico Areeiro to Pico Ruivo Hike

Product ID: 320113
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Hike between the 2 highest peaks of Madeira Island and enjoy breathtaking panoramic views. Discover its endemic flora and fauna, all with a certified professional mountain guide at your side.
About this activity
Duration: 7 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, Portuguese

Pickup included

Your Madeira accommodation.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Observe volcanic rock formations
  • Witness the endemic flora
  • Take in panoramic views of Madeira's central mountains
Full description
Hike between the 2 highest peaks of Madeira Island and enjoy breathtaking panoramic views. As you hike you will be free to take in the dynamic landscape, including its volcanic rock formations, all accompanied by a certified professional mountain guide.

The hiking tour starts at Pico do Areeiro and ends at Pico Ruivo, following 6.5 kilometers of hiking. A fair level of fitness is required for the descents and climbs, and as you discover the unique landscape, it will be possible to see the local endemic flora.

Following Pico Ruivo, there will still be a 3.5-kilometer trek to Achada do Teixeira, where your group will meet the driver.
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with mobility impairments
  • People with heart problems
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Backpack or bag
  • Food
  • Hiking shoes
  • Water
  • Rain gear
  • Comfortable clothes
Know before you go
• Bring a rain jacket and a backpack
• It is recommended to bring water and a light meal for this experience
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Madeira Mountain Tours

Product ID: 320113