Experience the ultimate Madeira adventure with a 4-day cycling and hiking tour. 

Begin your journey in the vibrant city of Funchal, and set off on an enchanting ride through picturesque coastal towns such as Câmara de Lobos, Cabo Girão, and Ribeira Brava, ultimately reaching the sun-drenched haven of Ponta do Sol.

Continue your adventure by traversing the breathtaking mountain roads towards Santana, passing through the stunning Encumeada pass. From there, make your way to Porto Moniz, cycling through the charming locales of São Vicente and Seixal, all the while marveling at the island's spectacular coastal and mountain vistas.

Conclude your luxurious cycling holiday with a rewarding hike from Pico do Arieiro to Pico Ruivo, Madeira's highest peak. Finally, return to Funchal for a celebratory final night, relishing in the memories of your extraordinary journey.

ALPS TRIP DETAILS

 

 


 

STAGES

Day 1: Funchal to Miradouro do Pináculo loop

Distance: 76 km 

Climbing 2720 m 

Terrain: Coastal roads, and steep climbs

Route 

Evening:  Stay overnight in Funchal.

Day 2: Funchal to Ponta do Sol

Route Overview:

Distance: 73 km

Climbing: 2450

Terrain: Mountain roads, moderate to challenging climbs

Route

 Evening:  Stay overnight in Porta do Sol

Day 3:  Ponta do Sol to Ponta do Pargol

Route Overview:

Distance: 54 km

Climbing: 1400m

Terrain: Coastal road out and back.

Route

Evening:  Stay overnight in Porta do Sol

Day 4: Hiking the Pico do Arieiro to Pico Ruivo Trail

Hiking Overview:

Distance: 10 km round trip

Terrain: Mountainous, challenging

Route

Evening:  Return to Funchal for your final night, celebrating your cycling and hiking adventure.

 

 


What’s Included

  • All meals and dining
  • Logistics and Baggage Transfers
  • Professional Mechanical Support 
  • 5* Hotel Accommodation (Twin sharing. Single supplement available)
  • Guiding on bike and hiking
  • Photography

What’s not included

  • Flights 
  • Personal Insurance
  • Alcohol