Levada Fajã Do Rodrigues

 8.1 km – Round trip –  Easy  3-4h  4.3 Tunnels are common along this levada walk, but the landscape in between is of the magnificent São Vicente valley.This trail begins at Ginjas in the municipality of São Vicente and follows the walkway beside the Fajã do Rodrigues levada or the Fajã da Ama Levada, the two names by […]

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Vereda Da Ribeira Da Janela

 22.8 km – Round trip – Hard  5-8h  4.3 This walk follows the course of an old footpath used by local people to bring wood from the forest. The general trend is downhill. This route links the settlement of Ribeira da Janela and the forested area above it, running at elevations between 820 and 400 metres. It begins at […]

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Levada Dos Cedros

 11.1 km – Circular – Easy  3-4h  4.1 This trail has as starting point the only plateau existing in Madeira Island: Paul da Serra. Quiet and relaxed stroll, we can find along the way several species from Laurissilva which resisted the settlement, as well as, follow Levada dos Cedros, the water canal built in the 17th century. This trail […]

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Vereda Do Fanal

 10.0 km – Point to point – Moderate  3-4h  4.2 This trail starts near the E.R. 209 on the Paul da Serra plateau and ends near the Forest Police Station in Fanal. This trail connects to other paths, allowing access to the Ribeira da Janela parish through the trails PR 14 Levada dos Cedros e PR 15 Vereda da […]

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Caminho Real da Encumeada

 11.7 km – Point to point – Moderate  4-5h  4.4 Crossing part of the central mountain massif, this walk crosses the foot of some of the highest peaks on Madeira, and gives a glimpse of Curral das Freiras in its mountain stronghold. This is an old ‘Royal Path’, that was paved and used as one of the main routes […]

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