Category Archives: Madeira

Pico Ruivo Hike On Madeira I Everything You Need To Know

Pico Ruivo Hike On Madeira I Everything You Need To Know

The hike from Pico Arieiro to Pico Ruivo in Madeira (PR1) is one of the most spectacular hikes you can do in Madeira (and certainly in all of Europe). The hike to Pico Ruivo takes you almost 12 km over and through mountains, along gorges and offers fantastic views of the surrounding valleys. Due to […]

Ponta de São Lourenço – PR8 | Hiking On Madeira

Ponta de São Lourenço - PR8 | Hiking On Madeira

The Ponta de São Lourenço in Madeira’s east impressed and surprised us with its barrenness and desert-like landscape. After Madeira welcomed us as a lush green landscape, we realized how diverse this small island is. The hike at Ponta de São Lourenço is well developed and relatively easy to walk. What you can expect, how […]

Levada do Caldeirão Verde (PR9) Hike On Madeira

Levada do Caldeirão Verde (PR9) Hike On Madeira

The Levada do Caldeirão Verde is one of the most beautiful and popular hikes in Madeira. The special thing about this levada are the many waterfalls that pour next to and partly also directly on the hiking trail. Right at the start of this Madeira Levada hike you feel like you are in a fairy […]

Levada Do Moinho & Levada Nova I A Complete Guide

Levada Do Moinho & Levada Nova I A Complete Guide

The Madeira hike along the two trails Levada do Moinho and Levada Nova (PR7) is a connection of two almost parallel levadas, which offer you unbelievably beautiful views of the coast and the mountains. The Levada do Moinho starts in the small village of Lombada da Ponta do Sol in the south of Madeira. From […]

A Complete Guide To Hiking Levada das 25 Fontes I Madeira

A Complete Guide To Hiking Levada das 25 Fontes I Madeira

Levada das 25 Fontes is one of the most popular hikes in all of Madeira. The hike is called 25 Fontes because of the many springs or waterfalls that can be found along the way and also at the finish of the hike. The highlight and destination of the levada is the 25 Fontes waterfall […]

The Most Scenery Streets on Madeira

The Most Scenery Streets on Madeira

Beautiful roads are not the first thing you would expect in Madeira. Madeira is a wonderful island full of spectacular landscapes, unspoiled tropical nature and challenging hiking trails. There are waterfalls, mountains, valleys and of course spectacular roads. Driving in Madeira is in a league of its own. Due to the special topology of the […]

Madeira For First Timers I Everything You Need To Know

Madeira For First Timers I Everything You Need To Know

Looking for the best tipps for your first time at Madeira? Then you are at the right place. We spent almost 2 weeks on this versatile island in the Atlantic Ocean. Madeira offers wonderful spring-like weather all year round, great beaches, varied hiking trails and nature that you won’t find in continental Europe. There are […]

The 5 Most Beautiful Levada Walks On Madeira

The 5 Most Beautiful Levada Walks On Madeira

Madeira is truly a hiker’s paradise with wonderful and very diverse nature. And levadas are virtually synonymous with hiking in Madeira. There are so many levada hikes in Madeira that you could hike for weeks without getting bored. Many of the levadas are suitable for all ages, as they are mostly completely flat and do […]

Madeira TOP 15 Highlights you don’t want to miss

Madeira TOP 15 Highlights you don't want to miss

On Madeira there are many sights and highlights, like levada hikes, waterfalls, mountains or beaches. Actually too much to accommodate them in a normal 2 week vacation. You have to make a selection so that you don’t miss the most beautiful highlights. But what are the most beautiful sights in Madeira? And which Madeira highlights […]