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West 4x4 Tour provided by Hit the Road Tours

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West 4x4 Tour

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2 adults
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Important Information
  • Hotel Pick-up and drop off
  • Small group (6 passengers max)
  • Comfortable, closed top Land Rover Discovery perfect for all weather conditions
  • Qualified fun, friendly and informative guide and driver
  • Great introduction to the culture and history of the island
  • Short 45 minute levada walk (optional)
  • Relaxed, no "time schedule" attitude
  • Food and drinks
  • Pick up fees (outside of Funchal)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Minimum age is 5 years
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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WombleTravel80 wrote a review Mar 2020
London, United Kingdom6 contributions
We toured the west of the island with the super knowledgable and engaging Victor. He took us to some fantastic 'off the the beaten track' places that we'd have never explored if we'd just taken a car ourselves. The seafood lunch with a view was wonderful and one of the many
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Date of experience: March 2020
Gillian E wrote a review Feb 2020
3 contributions
Another smashing day out with Hugo. East trip Monday, now onto the West side. Totally different from the East but once again an exceptional day. Weather wasn't marvellous, but it didn't spoil any of the day. Couldn't ask for a better tour guide, we saw places that you would
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Date of experience: November 2019
David Mitchell wrote a review Dec 2019
4 contributions
We toured the west of the island, visiting some amazing places, in the company of a knowledgable and engaging guide, Jeff. The meal was excellent and we learned so much about this beautiful island. Nothing was too much trouble for our guide. We were treated like royalty, as we
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Christine G wrote a review Sep 2019
Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom47 contributions16 helpful votes
We did this tour in 2017 with Hit the Road and had a brilliant day although it was very overcast and misty. We booked with them again in the hope we would be able to experience the clear views as we were doing it in the summer rather than spring. Our day did not disappoint. We
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Date of experience: September 2019
TimBrown332 wrote a review Aug 2019
Chippenham, United Kingdom1 contribution
We were amazed about how good this trip was! We saw some amazing sights and seemed styled for the things we, and the other couple, wanted to see. Hugo was a brilliant host, funny and thoughtful. Always happy to help take photos and trying to make everyone laugh. Whilst food
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Two great tours
With small businesses in the tourist industry needing a bit of extra support at the moment, I thought I’d add a few
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Levada do Moinho
Brilliant trip - excellent guides, lovely company on the trip as well. Would definitely recommend to anybody.
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Ian F
An interesting and enjoyable day out
Jeff, the owner and our guide for the day, did a great job of providing an enjoyable tour despite rather poor weath
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My bucket list...
Since planning a winter on Madeira, I have been dreaming of doing the "Pico do Arieiro to Pico Ruivo" hike. I admit
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Guide was very attentive to our capabilities. She also explained many things during the hike. Would definitly recom
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Private full day tour - exactly what we ordered!
Having visited the island many times before and having done the standard tourist tours we wanted a relaxed tour vis
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Highly recommend!!!
I did this hike in February 2020, I was alone and joined nice small group and our guide was Vitor. Madeira is made
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Avoid the crowds and see the real Madeira with Hit the Road Tours
A great day out, guided by the knowledgeable and ebullient Hugo, who’s love of the island was totally infectious. W
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Wow oh wow!
What a fantastic trip and an absolute must do on any vacation to Madeira. Definitely worth getting up early for. Ou
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Great Half Day!
Unfortunately I picked probably the worst weather day of the week and therefore the top of Pico Arieiro was extreme
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Amazing adventure. Hugo not only showed us beautiful mountain views but also talked about Madeira, its history, nat
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Great tour!
I enjoyed the tour very very much. Great views, watching the sun rise above the clouds... magic. The guide was ve
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Excellent way to see the island
Great trip that let you explore many things you dont see when you go by normal busses. Hugo take many roads that yo
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This tour was the highlight of our holiday, everything was professional done , was taken to the best views , would
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