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Funchal - Outdoor Activities

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Ranked #1 of 27 Outdoor Activities in Funchal
Category: Dolphin & whale watching; Water sports; Tours; Nature & wildlife tours
Owner description: Madeira Adventure Kingdom is a tour operator and a company of active tourism on the beautiful Madeira Island. We are... more » Owner description: Madeira Adventure Kingdom is a tour operator and a company of active tourism on the beautiful Madeira Island. We are specialist in Canyoning, hiking tours, levada walks, whales and dolphins watching, boat trips and much more. « less
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Ranked #2 of 27 Outdoor Activities in Funchal
Category: Other outdoor activities; Outdoor Activities
Owner description: EPIC Madeira, is a young company, built with the intent of protecting the unique nature and promoting the activities that... more » Owner description: EPIC Madeira, is a young company, built with the intent of protecting the unique nature and promoting the activities that Madeira Island has to offer. Assuming a distinct approach to the touristic activities, strongly focusing on new and pioneer activities in the region. Alongside the innovation, safety* and top quality activities, costumer satisfaction is without a doubt our main goal. « less
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Ranked #3 of 27 Outdoor Activities in Funchal
Category: Gear rentals; Outdoor Activities
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Ranked #4 of 27 Outdoor Activities in Funchal
Category: Nature & wildlife tours
Owner description: VENTURA|nature emotions is a nature tourism company based in Madeira Islands, Portugal with a clear ambition – organize... more » Owner description: VENTURA|nature emotions is a nature tourism company based in Madeira Islands, Portugal with a clear ambition – organize birdwatching tours, whale & dolphin watching tours, and outdoor activities around Madeira Islands, Desertas Islands and Selvagens Islands on a classic sailing boat and on a comfortable RIB boat.Since 2000 we give the opportunity to watch several species of marine birds like shearwaters and petrels including the madeiran storm-petrel, white faced storm-petrel, fea's and zino's petrel, bulwer's petrel and many marine mammals like the spotted dolphins, common dolphins, bottlenose dolphins, pilot whales, sperm whales and many others species.Since 2006 we are also organizing land tours to see endemic birds like the zino's petrel, torcaz pigeon and the madeira firecrest in the mountains. We have in our team people with great motivation and experience in the several fields like marine biologists, skippers, guides and tour leaders, and tour managers that, associated to the always present professionalism, contributes to a pleased atmosphere during our programmes and the most enjoyable guided tours.VENTURA |nature emotions is totally committed to the conservation of our natural world and likes to give to all that came in our tours a different experience of seeing the natural species. We think that is a need to have correct knowledge of the species and their habitats to have a successful conservation attitude.We hope to see you soonFrom all the Ventura Team ;) « less
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Ranked #5 of 27 Outdoor Activities in Funchal
Category: Gear rentals; Outdoor Activities
Owner description: We are fun electric cars, full of character, for two persons and ECOLOGIC. With the Bubble you can discover the secrets that... more » Owner description: We are fun electric cars, full of character, for two persons and ECOLOGIC. With the Bubble you can discover the secrets that make Madeira Island one of the most unique Islands in the world. Hire one of these City Bubble cars and have fun zipping around in a fully electric Bubble. These cars have a range of 100km on a full charge, and a top speed of 90km/h. They are fun, safe and easy to drive. All cars come with a tablet and internet connection, you can choose from some GPS guided tours around Madeira Island, pointing out interesting buildings, gardens, monuments and so on. Or you can just take off and discover Madeira yourself. Use the tablet to snap some photos, and upload them to your social networks or send straight to your email inbox. You will see what you want, when you want, at the exact moment that you want. One car, two persons and a lot of fun. « less
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Ranked #6 of 27 Outdoor Activities in Funchal
Category: Tours; Water sports
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Ranked #7 of 27 Outdoor Activities in Funchal
Category: Hiking Trails
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Ranked #8 of 27 Outdoor Activities in Funchal
Category: Golf Courses; Outdoor Activities
Owner description: Set within the magnificent Palheiro Estate and lying adjacent to the five-star Madeira Island Hotel Casa Velha do Palheiro –... more » Owner description: Set within the magnificent Palheiro Estate and lying adjacent to the five-star Madeira Island Hotel Casa Velha do Palheiro – a Relais & Châteaux property – the 18-hole, par 72 Championship golf course meanders through a pristine environment of maritime pine and botanical woodland embroidered with lush, sub-tropical vegetation.At nearly 500 m (1640 ft) above sea level, the location is blessed with dramatic views of Madeira’s mountainous skyline and the vast Atlantic Ocean. Nestling below just 10 minutes away is Funchal, the island’s capital. Designed by renowned golf architect Cabell B. Robinson, this picturesque layout with year-round appeal takes full advantage of Madeira’s hilly terrain, with abrupt ridges and deep valleys providing a compelling challenge for even the most seasoned golfer.Teeing off here is to walk through a verdant and tranquil 200-year-old country estate, and an abundance of fragrant, exotic flora lends the course a unique and singular quality. « less
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Ranked #9 of 27 Outdoor Activities in Funchal
Category: Trails; Outdoor Activities
Owner description: Madeira Island Ultra Trail (MIUT) is an ultramarathon that cross Madeira Island from Porto Moniz to Machico. With distances... more » Owner description: Madeira Island Ultra Trail (MIUT) is an ultramarathon that cross Madeira Island from Porto Moniz to Machico. With distances between 20km and 116km, all runners have a race to run. « less
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Ranked #10 of 27 Outdoor Activities in Funchal
Category: Other outdoor activities; Outdoor Activities
Owner description: Welcome to Gnomos da Atlantida, we are a dive centre located in the Funchal in Madeira. We offer a big range of dives from... more » Owner description: Welcome to Gnomos da Atlantida, we are a dive centre located in the Funchal in Madeira. We offer a big range of dives from the very first pool sessions getting you prepared for the ocean... All the way too using Full Face Masks for the more experienced divers. We also are available on Skype and FaceTime/iMessenger, please email for the details « less
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Ranked #11 of 27 Outdoor Activities in Funchal
Category: Gear rentals; Outdoor Activities
Owner description: Join Capt. Oliver King for all your big game and light tackle sport fishing needs. Ideal for groups or individuals. We target... more » Owner description: Join Capt. Oliver King for all your big game and light tackle sport fishing needs. Ideal for groups or individuals. We target Blue Marlin, Tuna and Wahoo. Daily private charters and weekly shared charters available. Full, half and evening trips available. « less
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Ranked #12 of 27 Outdoor Activities in Funchal
Category: Nature & wildlife tours
Owner description: Walking in Madeira with Nature Meetings.Nature Meetings offers daily guided walking on the various "levadas" (water channels)... more » Owner description: Walking in Madeira with Nature Meetings.Nature Meetings offers daily guided walking on the various "levadas" (water channels) and "veredas" (mountain paths) from easy short walks to the more challenging treks, some through UNESCO World Heritage Laurisilva forests.Madeira with Nature Meetings be it: walking, flowers, outstanding vistas, jeep excursions, dolphin and whale watching on boat trips in our warm Atlantic waters and consequent bird watching. For the more adventurous we can also organize canyoning. « less
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Ranked #13 of 27 Outdoor Activities in Funchal
Category: Other outdoor activities; Outdoor Activities
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Category: Other outdoor activities; Outdoor Activities
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Ranked #15 of 27 Outdoor Activities in Funchal
Category: Other outdoor activities; Outdoor Activities
Ranked #16 of 27 Outdoor Activities in Funchal
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Ranked #17 of 27 Outdoor Activities in Funchal
Category: Dolphin & whale watching
Owner description: We sail along the Funchal Bay looking out for cetacians in their natural environment. 3 Trips a day lasting around tree... more » Owner description: We sail along the Funchal Bay looking out for cetacians in their natural environment. 3 Trips a day lasting around tree hours.Our boat is offering the maximun comfort for our guest one not to forget. « less
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Ranked #18 of 27 Outdoor Activities in Funchal
Category: Gear rentals; Outdoor Activities
Owner description: We rent scooters (50cc or 125cc) at the best price in the market!!! We rent scooters from 18€/day or 12€/hour (rent by hour... more » Owner description: We rent scooters (50cc or 125cc) at the best price in the market!!! We rent scooters from 18€/day or 12€/hour (rent by hour includes fuel) « less
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Ranked #19 of 27 Outdoor Activities in Funchal
Category: Gear rentals; Outdoor Activities
Owner description: Happy Bikes is located by the exit of the Port of Funchal and is the perfect starting point to explore the beauties of the... more » Owner description: Happy Bikes is located by the exit of the Port of Funchal and is the perfect starting point to explore the beauties of the city! At Happy Bikes you can choose from our range of electrical and mountain bikes to explore the Old Town and the beautiful architecture and monuments across the city. Visit the picturesque fisherman's village of Camara de Lobos with one of our e-bikes or simply ride along the coastal line to enjoy the most amazing ocean views. For a personalised experience we provide City Tours to show you the best we have to offer in a friendly and hassle-free guided tour. We also offer Mountain Bike Tours for nature lovers to explore the mountains, trails and enjoy the breathtaking volcanic landscapes of Madeira Join us in this adventure and enjoy the ride! « less
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Ranked #20 of 27 Outdoor Activities in Funchal
Category: Other outdoor activities; Outdoor Activities
Owner description: Madeira SUP School has a wide range of water sports available just for you, such as SUP (Stand Up Paddle Board), Surfing and... more » Owner description: Madeira SUP School has a wide range of water sports available just for you, such as SUP (Stand Up Paddle Board), Surfing and Windsurfing all around the island. We provide classes, courses, equipment rentals, experiences, tours, activities, repairs and sales of technical equipment. We offer you an excellent team composed of professionals with extensive experience, a lot of energy, dynamics and most of all, with passion for what they do. Contact us and come learn with Madeira SUP School, Aloha! « less
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Ranked #21 of 27 Outdoor Activities in Funchal
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Category: Other outdoor activities; Outdoor Activities
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Ranked #22 of 27 Outdoor Activities in Funchal
Category: Scuba & snorkelling
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Ranked #23 of 27 Outdoor Activities in Funchal
Category: Off road/All Terrain Vehicle Trails
Owner description: -Half day excursion. We start our tour through Funchal and we go until Estreito de Câmara de Lobos making a short stop at... more » Owner description: -Half day excursion. We start our tour through Funchal and we go until Estreito de Câmara de Lobos making a short stop at Boca dos Namorados from where we can admire Curral das Freiras and its surrounding mountains. Then we go up off road to Jardim da Serra. On the way we will stop at a Madeiran typical bar so that you get to know our famous “ PONCHA”. Continuing our off road tour we will pass by Quinta Grande and visit Cabo Girão to admire the landscape over Fajã dos Padres and stop one last time in Câmara de Lobos. -Full day excursion ( western part of the island) Starting in Funchal, we go to Ribeira Brava where we will make our first stop. Then we continue until Ponta do Sol, going up to Canhas and choosing an off road track in direction to Paúl da Serra. Then we’ll go down to Fanal – Ribeira da Janela and Porto Moniz where we can enjoy the views over the natural swimming pools. After, we head to Seixal to have lunch at a local restaurant and we continue our tour to São Vicente where we stop again to visit the village and become fascinated by the mountains. After that it’s time to return to Funchal.-Full day excursion (eastern part of the island) We start this delightful adventure heading up to Monte and Poiso. We continue until Ribeiro Frio, where we will make a short break and then we’ll go down to São Roque do Faial and Lombo Galego from where we will start our off road tour to Cova da Roda, passing by Pico das Pedras and Queimadas Natural Park. Here we will have lunch - the famous Madeira beef on a skewer “Espetada Regional”. After lunch we go to Santana on an off road track and on the way to Funchal ountains. After that it’s time to return to Funchal. « less
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Category: Other outdoor activities; Outdoor Activities
Owner description: We are located on Madeira island and we performe activities related to the sea and we aim above all to provide our customers... more » Owner description: We are located on Madeira island and we performe activities related to the sea and we aim above all to provide our customers the opportunity to enjoy and create real memories in relation to all the surroundings this idyllic island offers us: sea, sun, good weather, good mood, happiness, well-being by Stand Up Paddle, Windsurf, Surf and Sailing lessons. « less
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Category: Gear rentals; Outdoor Activities
Owner description: After having visited Madeira for many years, I noticed that a car is not always the best way to explore the island. So I... more » Owner description: After having visited Madeira for many years, I noticed that a car is not always the best way to explore the island. So I started looking for a Scooter rental place. However, very soon I came to the conclusion that the Scooter rental market in Madeira was not only very limited but also expensive. After some careful research, I opened s1rent.Pt in In November 2014... Our first scooter model is the Daelim S1 Efi. This is for me one of the best all-purpose 125cc scooters. With its 11.5 Hp, your holiday is in good hands. « less
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Owner description: The Adventure Park Madeira was created with the aim of providing unforgettable moments of leisure activities by performing... more » Owner description: The Adventure Park Madeira was created with the aim of providing unforgettable moments of leisure activities by performing radical, favoring the contact with nature.With the aim of providing those who seek to escape, dizziness, escape from everyday life, the practice of an activity in contact with nature, in absolute respect for the environment and safety standards, come with us to experience activities such as: Canopy, Slide, abseiling, climbing, canyoning, mountain biking, Walking.With the purpose of strengthening the Group spirit, we are also carrying out activities aimed at team building, as well as ATL.In cooperation with The Funchal Ecological Park are also involved in the recovery of space that is a plus for us and for all those who visit us.Contact us and Enjoy unique moments for you and your family, bring your friends too! « less
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Jet Ski rental (no boaters licence required), water sports activities and quad bike tours in Funchal - Madeira Island.
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