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Southwest Calheta

Discover the Charm of Madeira Island: From Camara de Lobos to Jardim do Mar. Embark on a journey through Madeira Island, from the fishing village of Camara de Lobos to the tropical vibes of Jardim do Mar. Experience breathtaking landscapes, picturesque beaches, and local culture.

Madeira Island: A Journey of Discovery and Adventure.

Start Your Day in the Fishing Village of Camara de Lobos.

Camara de Lobos, a fishing village known for its black scabbardfish, is a must-visit. The bay is painted with picturesque and characteristic boats, known as ‘Xavelhas’, making it a sight to behold.

Experience the Warmth of Lugar de Baixo and the Charm of Madalena do Mar.

Lugar de Baixo, one of the warmest areas of Madeira Island, boasts a beach mainly composed of pebbles. Madalena do Mar, a characteristic fishing village with a beautiful promenade along the pebble beach, is one of the island’s largest banana producers.

Explore the Yellow Sand Beaches of Calheta and the Forgotten Parts of the Island.

In Calheta, you can enjoy one of the delightful yellow sand beaches. From the parish of Prazeres to Ponta do Pargo, we traverse the most forgotten part of the island in tourism, with breathtaking landscapes.

End Your Journey in Paul do Mar and Jardim do Mar.

We end our tour by visiting the village of Paul do Mar and Jardim do Mar, where the vibrations of the sea, island, and tropical environment make for a grand end to the day.

Ready to explore the cinematic scenery of Madeira Island on a 4WD? 

Book your tour and embark on a journey you’ll never forget!

Itinerary: Funchal – Camara de Lobos – Lugar de Baixo – Madalena do Mar – Calheta – Prazeres – Ponta do Pargo – Paul do Mar – Jardim do Mar – Funchal 

*Would you like a tailored tour? We would love to custom your 4x4 experiences! 

**Private tours available - contact us for details 

***Additional fee for pickups outside Funchal (ZONE A)" 

  • ZONE A - Funchal - Caniço (FREE of transfer charges) 

  • ZONE B - Machico - Santa Cruz - Câmara de Lobos - Estreito Câmara de Lobos, Ponta do Sol - Cruise Port 

  • ZONE C - Camacha - Santo da Serra - Jardim da Serra - Calheta - Caniçal - São Vicente 

  • ZONE D - Ponta Delgada - Prazeres - Porto da Cruz - Santana



- All products and services promoted on this website are the sole responsibility of Bravelanders.

- All activities, tours, and services promoted are provided by Bravelanders, fully licensed by Turismo de Portugal under - license number: RNAAT 571/2021.

- We reserve the right to change prices without prior notice.


All cancellations made 48 hours (or less) before the activity are non-refundable.

Activities may be canceled under the following circumstances:

- The minimum number of participants is not guaranteed.

- Unfavorable weather conditions for the activity.

- Minimum safety conditions are not assured.

- In case of cancellation, activities may be refunded or rescheduled for another date, provided there is an agreement between the client and Bravelanders.

(Any applicable fees will be deducted from the refund amount.)

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