Madeira walking tours

Madeira, the “Flower island” is a fantastic destination for a walking holiday. On foot, you can really get a feel of the island and experience the rich variety of culture, landscape and customs of this tiny Portuguese island located in the heart of the Atlantic. From its small black sand beaches to its highest peaks, your Madeira walking tour will enable you to admire the great variety of vegetation with some of the most unique flora worldwide, with its rare exotic plants and its endemic species, not forgetting the unique Laurisilva primary forest,  a UNESCO World Heritage Site and an absolute must see on your walking holiday in Madeira!

Go private : customize your trip with a local specialist
  • Take one of our self guided walking or cycling holidays and tweak it to suit your needs
  • Go Private : Travel with your friends & family and keep safe
  • Experience our self guided itineraries and combine it with a private guide
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      • 8 days
      • From January to December
  •   Accommodation choice :

      • Simple
      • Comfort
      • Charming

Highlights of the trip

  • A complete exploration of the island from East to West, and North to South
  • The freedom of the rental car to discover the island at your own pace
  •  A choice of easy, moderate or challenging hikes - to choose according to your mood and fitness level of the day
  • 4 dinners included and a free choice of local restaurants in Porto Moniz and Funchal
  • A free day in Funchal to discover the city through its many activities

  • Choose your type of accommodation,  extra walks, etc .. Click on BOOK
Madeira walking: from Picos to Levadas trails
      • Portugal - Madeira
    • Self-guided
    • Walking
      • 8 days
      • From January to December
  •   Accommodation choice :

      • Comfort

Highlights of the trip

  • The most emblematic walks of the island of Madeira
  •  Discover the primary laurel forest, an UNESCO World Heritage site
  •  An itinerary alternating between Levada walks and mountain walks
  • 6 dinners included
  • Daily private transfers included

  • Choose your type of accommodation,  extra walks, etc .. Click on BOOK
Gourmet walks on the flower island
      • Portugal - Madeira
    • Self-guided
    • Walking
      • 8 days
      • From January to December
  •   Accommodation choice :

      • Charming

Highlights of the trip

  • Easy hikes accessible to all, on the most emblematic sites : Sao Lorenzo, Primary forest (UNESCO Site), Pico Ruivo (1862m)
  • Overnight stay in a vineyard that produces the famous Madeira Wine
  • 5 dinners included to enjoy Madeira's culinary specialities including two meals in typical restaurants 
  • A gourmet walk through the city of Funchal, a wine tour, a visit of a cheese dairy  and a Rum factory 
  • Two nights in the picturesque village of Camara dos Lobos, celebrated in painting by its illustrious visitor: Winston Churchill

  • Choose your type of accommodation,  extra walks, etc .. Click on BOOK

We have everything you need to ensure that your self guided walking stay in Madeira is the most enjoyable possible. Our hand-made itineraries, created by our team of Track Finders, will send you off hiking in some of the most beautiful parts of the island, along levadas and past waterfalls, exceptional landscapes and an ever-present history, with plenty of local encounters! We offer plenty of advice and suggestions on places to eat, sites to visit and hidden gems to discover. We know the island back to front and inside out and can assit you in every small detail to create the perfect walking itinerary based on your abilities and wishes.