Levada Nova

Levada Nova

Madeira is lined by miles of 'levada', which are mini-canals bringing water down from the lush mountains. This walk, which is around five or six miles, follows one through hills, forests, villages and fields. Enjoy the amazing views, local flora and fauna and secret tunnels that cut through the mountains.
Have a drink of the local poncha

Have a drink of the local poncha

Madeira

Made from sugar cane brandy, honey and lemons, poncha is the traditional drink of Madeira. It’s usually associated with Camara de Lobos but is loved (and sold) everywhere. Locals say it’s good for you because...

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Levada do Norte

Levada do Norte

Madeira

The Levada do Norte is one of the largest water channels on the island. This easy and pleasant trail starts just below the well-known Cabo Girão viewing platform and stretches west towards the Boa Morte...

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Cabo Girao

Cabo Girao

Madeira

As long as you have a head for heights you’ll love Gabo Girao. It’s the tallest sea cliff in Madeira... some say, the world. It rises, almost vertically, out of the sea to a height of 580 metres, offering...

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