Private tour

Madeira: South Island Private Tour

Activity provider: Pearl of the Atlantic

Madeira: South Island Private Tour

Activity provider: Pearl of the Atlantic

From US$ 247 per group up to 2

Discover the beauty of Southern Madeira and visit some of the region’s most iconic sights. Discover Madalena do Mar Harbor, Ponta do Sol, and beautiful Calheta Beach.

About this activity

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Duration 7 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, German, Portuguese
Pickup optional
Pickup from any accommodation in the Calheta, Ponta do Sol, Ribeira Brava areas
Private group


  • Explore the sights of Southern Madeira
  • Admire the scenery at the best viewpoints in the region
  • Enjoy this private and personalized tour
  • Visit the Farm Animal Centre in Prazeres and try local jam products
Full description
This tour begins in the city of Ribeira Brava, known for the charm of its wild stream. Start your journey by heading to Ponta do Sol and visit the beautiful and cultural downtown and the town harbor. Next, visit the Madalena do Mar Harbor and see the fishermen's houses. Then, make your way to Calheta, known for its artificial sand beach and production of Sugar Cane Rum. Then, continue towards the mountains of Prazeres and visit a Farm Animal Center and try its award-winning jam.
  • Driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Free WIFI onboard
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

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Meeting point

Funchal Cruise Ship Port. Your guide will pick you up outside on the pier next to your ship.

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Important information

Not allowed

  • Smoking in the vehicle
  • Drinks in the vehicle
  • Food in the vehicle
  • Alcohol and drugs
  • Unaccompanied minors
  • Alcoholic drinks in the vehicle
  • Food and drinks in the vehicle

Know before you go

  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • This product operates rain or shine except in the case of extreme weather events
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

based on 1 reviews

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Everything we had hoped for and more.

Richard made our tour perfect. He went over the history of each place we visited especially Paul do Mar where my ancestors were from. We even discovered a possible distant relative. Enjoyed the entire day.

October 14, 2019

Product ID: 228595