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If Only All Tours Were This Good....

Norbert was our guide on the West full day tour of Maderia. We can sum up the day in one word... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Gillinho
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Surrey
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Fantastic tours

We booked to do 2 tours with this company - the East and the West. Picked up promptly from our... read more

Reviewed January 20, 2018
Jacky M
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Bexhill-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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Personalized Mini Tours of the Madeira Islands, specializing in small group tours.
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Rua Ponta da Cruz 23, Funchal, Madeira 9004-516, Portugal
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+351 291 098 548
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Norbert was our guide on the West full day tour of Maderia. We can sum up the day in one word - Fabulous! Norbert clearly has a passion for the Island and all the amazing features it offers. This is an extensive tour that starts...More

Thank Gillinho
Norbert S, Gerente de relações com clientes at Mini Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

It is always a privilege to be afforded the opportunity to be able to show you this hidden paradise (Madeira), in the middle of the Atlantic ocean. Thank you for your comments on our West tour. Till we meet again. Norbert.

Reviewed January 20, 2018

We booked to do 2 tours with this company - the East and the West. Picked up promptly from our hotel both days. Our first tour was with Benjamin, very friendly and knowledgable. Our second tour was with Norbert, who was great fun and again,...More

Thank Jacky M
Norbert S, Gerente de relações públicas at Mini Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are very pleased with your comments regarding the East and the West tours of Madeira island. Benjamin and I are both passionate about the island and are both officially accredited guides , as a result our guests are treated to enjoyable excursions, proved by...More

Reviewed January 20, 2018

We took two full day tours with Madeira Mini Tours, one to see the west of the island and the other to the east, and had a wonderful time on both days - the most memorable excursions we've ever had on any holiday! We had...More

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Norbert S, Gerente de relações com clientes at Mini Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We really appreciate this very favourable assessment of our tours and guides. Till we meet again. Norbert.

Reviewed December 19, 2017

Lovely day out with driver and guide from Madeiraminitours. Packed lots of stops in and never in the minibus too long at any time. Norbert was a mine of information, helpful and made the tour all the more interesting with his knowledge of the island....More

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Norbert S, Gerente de relações com clientes at Mini Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for this very favourable assessment. We as a team are motivated to maintain our standards of excellence having read your positive comments. Till we meet again. Norbert.

Reviewed December 17, 2017

We had the ”West Tour” yesterday. Our guide Benjamin was fluent in English and gave excellent information on a very high level about nature, geography, cuisine, history, Madeiran everyday life, etc. He drove the comfortable minibus for 8 persons calmly and securely. We can very...More

Thank Mette G
Norbert S, Gerente de relações com clientes at Mini Tours, responded to this reviewResponded December 18, 2017

Thank you Mette and Flemming. We at Mini Tours (trading as Madeira Discoverers), really enjoy our work and Benjamin is an important part of our guide team. We look forward to your next booking.

Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

It was an amazing day, we saw the island from differend perspectives and our guide Benjamin was very nice.More

Thank Julija V
Norbert S, Gerente de relações com clientes at Mini Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2017

Hello Julija, Thank you very much for your positive and kind comment about the West tour of Madeira Island that you participated in with our travel company, Mini Tours trading as Madeira Discoverers. We at Madeira Discoverers really appreciate your feedback. We will convey your...More

Reviewed July 30, 2017 via mobile

It was an absolutely beautiful trip from an oversee in Funchal and to the Valley of Nuns. Where we on the way got to some history of the Island and tried some very clean mountain water and saw great mountain view. With a bonus, a...More

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Norbert S, Gerente de relações com clientes at Mini Tours, responded to this reviewResponded December 18, 2017

Thank you Mr. Christian Sass, your guide/driver was Norbert. We are delighted you enjoyed the Nun's Valley tour so much!

Reviewed June 2, 2017 via mobile

Benjamin the driver was spot on, very informative, friendly and a gifted driver. We had a great day out ! Good value for money and a beautiful island tour.Thanks guys :)

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Norbert S, Gerente geral at Mini Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 3, 2017

Thank you for your very positive evaluation of one of our driver/guides , Benjamin and also for remarking on the tremendous value for money our tour has proved to be!

Reviewed February 7, 2017

Good fun on the West Tour by Jeep, seeing lots of amazing sights and travelling routes that wouldn't be possible by minibus. Our guide, Diego, definitely added to the occasion and made us feel at ease with his wit and knowledge. This is a well-recommended...More

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Reviewed January 18, 2017

Just returned from a memorable tour of the West of the island with an excellent tour guide, Norbert. From the moment we were collected from out hotel, we had a warm welcome and a day packed with information and insightful stories of the Madeiran way...More

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Norbert S, Gerente de relações com clientes at Mini Tours, responded to this reviewResponded December 18, 2017

Thank you so much for this very complementary comment. All of our guides at Mini Tours enjoy their work. We look forward to seeing you again!

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I think the island trip would be fine - the guide is very accomodating and the walks are short and manageable, and you need not leave the vehicle if they don't want to. The cost is very reasonable.
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