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Paredes Footpath – The Vertical Kilometer
This hike begins at the Achada do Piquinho – São Vicente, climbing the hill towards to Bica da Cana – Paúl da Serra.
The main characteristics of this hike includes the climb that varies between 550m and 1550m in altitude, and the traversing small sections of the trail. This trail offers amazing views, giving the hikers a glimpse above the São Vicente Valley only seen by those who complete the hike.
At the end of the hike a typical Madeiran lunch is served including the famous regional “espetada” (beef skewer) or grilled tuna with tasty potatoes and a hearty green salad as side dishes.