Sao Vicente Caves Tour & Madeira Excursions
Cabo Girao: The second highest Sea Cliff in the world (after Norway). so named because Zarco got this far on his exploration of Madeira´s coast in 1418 before he did an about turn (girao) back to Funchal .There is a small well railed miradouro.With a fine view across towards the distants.It´s a lovely and tranquil spot .The smell of pine and eucalyptus in the air.Vine and vegatables are cultivated at the foot of the cliff.
Located at the foot of a dramatic gorge with an attractive seafront. The seafront giving onto a wide , stony beach and lined with a series of bustling cafes and restaurants. The street also has some small attractive public gardens.The Sao Bento Church with some wonderful Manueline touches, including a stone font and pulpit carved with plants and Animals.
A mountain pass of 1007m, marking the highest point of the road linking north and south coast.On a clear day you can see the coasts.On a clear day you can see the coast at Sao Vicente in the north and Ribeira Brava in the south; at other times you look down on a sea of white clouds.
Sao Vicente - Caves
Has always been a popular stopping off point for Madeirans travelling from the north to the capital. The village of Sao Vicente has narrow street. The narrow street lined with flowers and neatly kept cafes and shops, all gathered round a lovely seventeenth century baroque church.
Please note: The Cost of the Entrance at the Caves is not Included
|Type of Vehicle||Estimated||Price|
|1 to 4 pax||4.5 hours||65 euros|
|5 to 8 pax||c5 hours||85 euros|
The price is per vehicle and NOT per person
The payment is made Directly to our driver and not through the internet.
We do NOT Require a Deposit.