We stroll along a part of the famous Levada dos Tornos, the longest levada in Madeira. This tour is a mixture of an urban and nature levada and is one of our easy walks. There are some spectacular views over Funchal as well as several colourful flowers waiting to be discovered. The highlights of this tour are a visit to the lovely Hortensia Garden and the impressive Palheiro Gardens. The Palheiro Gardens is one of the most beautiful places on the island, it offers different themed gardens with exotic flowers and rare trees from all over the world.
Day: Wednesday, with a minimum of 2 people
Duration: half day excursion, approx. 2 hours walking time
Distance: 4 km (only the levada part)
Including: guide, transport and insurance
Difficulty: 1 on a scale of 4
Importan to bring: walking shoes, wind / rain jacket, sunscreen and water & snacks
* entrance Palheiro gardens costs 10 euros extra per person.