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Pico do Arieiro, Funchal
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Depending on the weather conditions, from Pico do Arieiro you can either see endless chasms cutting through red and green colored hills or a soft carpet of white clouds rolling beneath your feet. With a height of 1,818 m (5,965 ft), the peak is the highest spot on Madeira. Even though it requires hiking and climbing long trails, 1,000 people on average visit the site every day. Dress comfortably, take water with you, and let the well-built stone pathway lead you through forests and tunnels to the top. To visit Pico do Arieiro on your trip to Funchal, use our Funchal itinerary builder.
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  • It is worth there to climb up (jeep) views of unforgettable, (if you are not wpełzła cloud) can see the Atlantic Ocean on both sides of the island.
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  • If you want incredible views and amazing walks this is the location. The view accross the island to the sea from these peaks is breathtaking and will stay with me forever. Walking the ridgeline is som...  more »
  • Interesting drive up from Funchal. View from the top great. Café very modest. Make sure you take a fleece and waterproof in the winter,