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Local 4x4 Tours @ Ponta do Sol

Local 4x4 Tours @ Ponta do Sol

Duration:7 hours total
Includes:Food, Drinks and Transportation
Languages:Offered in English, French and Portuguese

About your host

I'm Luis and I was born and raised in Ponta do Sol, Madeira. Since I was a child I used to go to the local mountains of Ponta do Sol with my father to watch for the cows we have there, so I know these mountains as the palm of my hands. I've been driving this Polaris Crew 4x4 since 2016 doing guided touristic tours in Lisbon and Madeira island more recently. Driving is a passion for me, as I also…
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What we’ll do

The experience begins downtown Ponta do Sol, near the beach and supermarket where you can buy your last snacks and drinks for the journey. The first hour we will go upstream Ponta do Sol river, that will take us to a "levada" walk, where we will find a hidden waterfall. In the second hour we go up the mountain to do the sheperd's tour and be delighted with wonderful landscapes, wildlife and pure…

What else you should know

Be prepared for adventure and some adrenaline. I'm going to be telling some stories about these landscapes and ecological value, the way older generations built these roads and water channels.

What I’ll provide

Food
Traditional BBQ Local meat, handmade tradicional bread and local farmers potatoes
Drinks
Local made wine Spring water
Transport
Polaris Crew 4x4 - Pick up in the entire area of Madeira island at no additional cost

What to bring

Clothes for warm and cold wearther
Hiking shoes and slippers
Swiming suit
Sun cream
Personal water bottle
Small backpack or bag

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Where you'll be

We will be in some restricted areas where only shepards have access, like I do. We will see where most of the spring water comes from that suply local agriculture and domestic use. We will also have oportunity to experience a bit of the way locals do banana farming, like I also do.

Upcoming availability

If you don’t see availability for the time you are looking for, you can .
Mon, 19th Aug    From 10:00 to 17:00.
£62 per person
5 of 5 spots left

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 5 guests ages 2 and up can attend.

Alcohol

This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

More tips

Be prepared for adventure and some adrenaline. I'm going to be telling some stories about these landscapes and ecological value, the way older generations built these roads and water channels.
Luis
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Local 4x4 Tours @ Ponta do Sol
42 reviews
From £62/person
42 reviews
From £62/person