Private tour

Madeira: Private Levada da Silveira Walk

Activity provider: Pearl of the Atlantic

Madeira: Private Levada da Silveira Walk

Activity provider: Pearl of the Atlantic

From US$ 71.40 per person

Explore the Levada da Silveira, taking a pleasant journey along one of the oldest levadas in Madeira. Admire incredible views of the surrounding landscapes as you follow the trail through beautiful forests.

About this activity

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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Portuguese, Spanish, German, French
Pickup optional
Your hotel or accommodation.
Private group


  • Walk along a beautiful trail through the Laurissilva Forest
  • Take in the amazing views of the surrounding landscapes
  • Enjoy the intimacy of a private tour and the personal attention of your guide
Full description
Enjoy a private half-day hiking trip to discover the Levada da Silveira, one of the oldest levadas in the country. Admire the diverse flora during this magnificent walk, along one of Madeira’s least visited waterways. Get picked up from your accommodation and drive to the trailhead to start your tour. Follow the route of the levada, enjoying the open spaces and fantastic views. Walk through the municipalities of Santana, São Jorge, and Ilha, passing through a tunnel along the way. The walk ends in Ribeira dos Arcos, where you’ll stop for a break and to swim in a small lagoon, before returning along the same path.
  • Half-day tour
  • Driver/local guide
  • Pickup and drop-off
  • Transportation by private vehicle
  • Wi-Fi onboard
  • Flashlight
  • Insurance
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Meet your guide at the Funchal Cruise Ship Port. Your guide will wait for your outside on the pier next to your cruise ship.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Weather-appropriate clothing

Not allowed

  • Unaccompanied minors

Know before you go

  • Travelers should have a moderate level of physical fitness to join in this tour
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • The tour begins and ends in Queimadas, covering a distance of 10 kilometers
  • Please wear comfortable shoes and clothing

Product ID: 382959