Traditional Farmers Market Open 4X4 Half Day Tour - Funchal

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Duration: 8 Hrs
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  • Departure Time :
    8:30 AM
  • Departure Details :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We do the pick up at the hotels / cruise dock / guest houses
  • Cancellation Policy :
    This activity is non-refundable Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.


This experience you will the non-touristic farmers Market in Santo da Serra the traditional market where the locals "madeirenses" they go as the prices are cheaper. You will see some "country delights" such as local and unique fruits, traditional cakes, homemade licours, local garlic bread "bolo do caco". During the tour visit Christ the King statue with a great viewpoint overlooking Funchal, the steap old roads to go to the coutry side passing thru local villages where the farming still all hand made. On this 4x4 tour we pass thru: Garajau - So Pedro - Aguas Mansas - Lamaceiros - Santo da Serra (traditional market) -Machico


  • Excellent value for money
  • Get off the beaten track in a 4x4
  • Led by a local guide

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A sight into the south-east coast, through religious tradition and faith, between sea views, breathtaking steep roads and the sound of roaring water. The fruits and beverages, the loud sound of life, the aroma and silent invitation of typical beverages and food, when visiting the market, you will find all kinds of agricultural products, fruit and vegetables and also some specialities of the regional cuisine. Some produce you may find are the wreck of the pie, roast chicken and many more. The serpentine and incredible romantic narrow road, the friendly and natural easy going way of the peasants are going to be imprinted deeply in you.



Hotel pickup and drop-off



pick up in this areas extra fee - 5.00 p/p - Santo da Serra, Machico, Santa Cruz, Camacha, Jardim da Serra, Ponta do Sol, Calheta

pick up in this areas extra fee - 10.00 p/p - Canial, Porto da Cruz, Santana, Ponta Delgada, Porto Moniz, Ponta do Pargo, Prazeres

pick up at the cruise dock extra fee - 5.00 per person

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Children must be accompanied by an adult

Not wheelchair accessible

Near public transportation

Infant seats available

Not recommended for travelers with back problems

Not recommended for pregnant travelers

No heart problems or other serious medical conditions

Most travelers can participate

This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travelers

Face masks required for travelers in public areas

Face masks required for guides in public areas

Face masks provided for travelers

Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff

Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas

Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized

Guides required to regularly wash hands

Regular temperature checks for staff

Traveler Reviews

  • 31-Jul-2022

    This is absolutely true. Get off the beaten tourist track and discover a slice of local life on this guided tour along the south coast..

  • 23-Aug-2021

    Visite en dehors ses sentiers battus... Guide passionné et passionnant. Parcours off road et Dejeuner au centre du marché . Demander NELSON ++++

  • 11-Aug-2016

    OK trip in the heat.

  • 02-May-2016

    Our guide Fernando was great and he showed us parts of Madeira few tourists see. Well worth the money!

  • 02-May-2016

    Our guide Fernando was great and he showed us parts of Madeira few tourists see. Well worth the money!