This walk begins at 310 meters above sea level nearby the church of Ponta do Sol.
In this walk we walk along two different levadas, Levada dos Moinhos and Levada Nova. You will be delighted with the sights, with the endemic Flora and Fauna and waterfalls along the way.
Breathtaking views of the valley and the Village of Ponta do Sol. For this, walk a flashlight will be necessary to go through the short tunnels.
Adult (+12yo)- €37
Child (5yo – 11yo) – €23
*** Pay a deposit now and the rest on the day of the tour “by cash”**
Along this Levadas, we will see some exotic flora of the island
Hotel Pick-up and Drop-off
Hiking & Levada Walking
Full Day (≥6h)
Type of Activity
Distance & Difficulty
Distance: 11 km
Difficulty Level: Moderate
Funchal: 9am (1,2)
* A tolerance of 20 minutes should be given from the stipulated pick-up time!
1- Exception for the following hotels, where the pick up is at 08:30 am for all the walks: Quinta do Estreito, Quinta Mãe dos Homens, Quinta do Monte, Casa Velha do Palheiro, Choupana Hills, Oceans Gardens, and Quinta Mirabela.
2- Exception for the following hotels where the pick up is at 09:15 am for all the walks: Four Views Baia, Quinta Bela Vista, Quinta das Vistas, Panorâmico, Albergaria Dias, Quinta Bela São Tiago, Porto Santa Maria, Residencial Mirasol,
What to bring
Sportive shoes with a good grip or walking boots.
If requested Rucksacks and walking sticks can be provided by the organization.
Clients Should be prepared for all weather conditions due to the changeable weather.
Upon your booking, you will receive an email. You just need to show the email to the agent and pay "BY CASH" the rest.
Please add the pick-up location on "Special Requirements" when fulfilling the reservation form.
If the child in under 12 years old and does not have 135 centimetres in height, please let us know (in the comment section) as by Portuguese law it requires a baby seat / booster seat.
Please do note that children under the age of 5 years old go free of charge (maximum of 2). However, they are entirely at the parent's responsibility and accountability.