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Funchal, Madeira 9020-086, Portugal
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Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

One of the buggies has a breakdown in the middle of the mountains, also the buggies doesn’t have enough powerMore

Thank Antonio Z
Madeira B, Manager at Madeira Buggies, responded to this reviewResponded August 13, 2018
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Olá Sr. Antonio Antes de mais obrigado pelo seu comentário. Se o Sr. se lembra foi um dia quente e...More

Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

There should be a more of a concern for safety. Nobody asked for a drivers license. The drive would be a lot more enjoyable if they provided goggles that actually kept the dust and sand from getting into your eyes (they only provide the plastic...More

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Madeira B, Manager at Madeira Buggies, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2018

Hi there I thank you for your Reply, but i must say that by the end of the tour almost every one loves it. And when you ear the word buggies and see the flyer you know that is off road tour and on an...More

Reviewed December 28, 2017

We were to meet at the repsol garage, but no one was there; it was also quite cool. We meet up 30 mins late due to another couple running late, but better late than never. The two guys, Marcos and chum (sorry I can’t remember...More

1  Thank chriswilkinson01
Reviewed December 3, 2017 via mobile

This is a different way to see the island. You get to travel up rugged paths that trying to hike on foot would certainly be hard work. The tour takes you to the top of some of the higher mountains with spectacular views to be...More

1  Thank Kathryn H
Reviewed October 8, 2017

I would like to apolligise to does who had a bad expirience in beetwin the years 2015 and the end of 2016. The reason is that the company as been given to explore to someone that does'nt have passion and knollege to run a business...More

Thank jlts27
Reviewed August 7, 2017 via mobile

We booked the 3 hour buggy tour and it was fantastic. This was our second time doing this tour as we did it in 2016 but it's well worth doing again. The buggies are easy to drive and they enable you to access great off...More

Thank Peter F
Reviewed April 13, 2017

So after reading some other reviews i was worried, maybe it was the time of year and the fact we were alone but it was amazing! We loved the adrenaline rush The guys were really informative telling us all about madeira and we also seeing...More

Thank Rebekah S
Reviewed December 1, 2016

My girlfriend and I were picked up 20 minutes late from hotel in a crammed BMW, my girlfriend was travel sick on the way to their site. It then took 30 minutes to get our buggy started . We weren't shown any insurance documents or...More

1  Thank MADMANX
Reviewed November 5, 2016

Hotel pick up prompt. Buggies brakes about 20% efficient, steering required full strength to turn onto full lock. Most of tour was 'on road'. Off road great fun as was track time afterwards.

1  Thank Djcm W
Reviewed September 14, 2016

Picked up 30 Min late ,upon arrival at circut buggy was still being fixed ,70% was on road at low speed 20 mph max buggy's were in really bad condition loads free play in steering ,seatbelt wouldn't lock ,pulled right when braked bald rear tyres...More

1  Thank barryd1531
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Brittany W
November 6, 2015|
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We were collected from our hotel by the operator at 08.30 - did the morning trip and the operator dropped us back at our hotel for about 12.30 - very friendly & helpful guide / operator and great yet very different activity... More