Hiking the Isle of Madeira

Historic Levada Trails, Subtropical Forests, and a Legendary Wine with Skye McDonald

Arrival & Departure Information

You are responsible for your own transportation arriving to Funchal, Portugal, and departing from Funchal, Portugal. For more detailed information, please download the Detailed Itinerary.

Please do not purchase your tickets until you are confirmed on the trip. Once your tickets have been purchased, please send us a copy of your airline schedule.

2022 - 2023 Departures
Meeting Place:
Casa Velha do Palheiro
Funchal, Portugal
Date: Day 1, 5pm

Suggested Airport for Arrival:
Madeira Airport (FNC)
Suggested flight arrival time: before 2:30 pm

Your Trip Leader will meet you at your hotel at 5:00 pm for a short stroll and welcome drinks. A taxi from the airport to your hotel in Funchal will cost about 30 Euros. There are many taxis available at the curb right outside of baggage claim when you arrive.
Belmond Reid’s Palace Estrada Monumental 139, 9000-098
Funchal, Portugal
Date: Day 8, anytime

Suggested Airport for Departure:

Madeira Airport (FNC)
Suggest flight departure time: anytime

Your trip leader will help you arrange your airport transfer for any flights on Day 8.