5 – Walk Pico Areeiro – Pico Ruivo – Achadas da Cruz
Full-Day Madeira Island Walk
under age 11
09h00 – 16h45
5 – Walk Pico Areeiro – Pico Ruivo – Achada do Teixeira
Walk Pico Areeiro will give you a more comprehensive idea of the real beauty of our Island. Rock formations seem to want to reach the sky like endless sculptures.
Throughout the trek, the views are simply breathtaking and near Pico Ruivo, we pass through the oldest known Heather forest. Difficult, 13Km
What to Bring?
According to the time of the year that you chose to walk in Madeira and taking into consideration our changeable weather, it is necessary to be well prepared for the Levada walks and the mountain trails.
Proper boots or walking shoes with a good grip;
An all-weather jacket is a perfect choice for the walks;
Bring a flashlight or your mobile telephone with a flashlight to help you cross some of the tunnels in certain walks;
A walking stick can be suitable and useful for some of our guests to feel more confident.