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The Peaks Quest Running Tour (Moderate-Hard) provided by Madeira Trail Tours

The Peaks Quest Running Tour (Moderate-Hard)

The Peaks Quest Running Tour (Moderate-Hard)
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Tour snapshot
Duration:
4h
Taking Covid-19 safety measures
Hotel pickup offered
Group size:
6
Ticket type:
Mobile
Free cancellation
  • Duration:
    4h
  • Taking Covid-19 safety measures
  • Hotel pickup offered
  • Group size:
    6
  • Ticket type:
    Mobile
  • Free cancellation
About
In this tour you will push hard through the steps, you will sweat a lot, but in the end we're pretty sure you will say it worths it! This is one of those places that you feel so tiny in the middle of the big mountains, and being able to run in it, it's just priceless!
Know before you go
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
Portuguese, English, Spanish
What to expect
  • This trail running experience starts on the 3rd highest peak of Madeira - Pico Areeiro (1818m) crosses by some steep trails and lots of steps through the scenic central mountain range of the island, crossing Pico das Torres (2nd highest - 1851m) by tunnels, and climbing to the top of the island - Pico Ruivo (1862m). The way back is made my the same trail, but always with new and unexpected views. The track is a 12km long and about 1.000m elevation gain/loss. The terrain is made mostly of rocky paved parts, dirt and lots of steps.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
Available languages
Portuguese, English, Spanish
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
What to expect
  • This trail running experience starts on the 3rd highest peak of Madeira - Pico Areeiro (1818m) crosses by some steep trails and lots of steps through the scenic central mountain range of the island, crossing Pico das Torres (2nd highest - 1851m) by tunnels, and climbing to the top of the island - Pico Ruivo (1862m). The way back is made my the same trail, but always with new and unexpected views. The track is a 12km long and about 1.000m elevation gain/loss. The terrain is made mostly of rocky paved parts, dirt and lots of steps.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 60811P2
Call +44 12 2492 8241
Important information
Inclusions
  • Bottled water
  • Granola Snack Bar
  • Personal Accidents Insurance
  • Liability Insurance
  • Headlamp
Duration
4h
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • We pick up the travelers from Funchal at the place they're staying. If out of Funchal, we pick up earlier.
  • Pestana CR7 Funchal, Av. Sá Carneiro, 9000-017 Funchal, Portugal If you want to go to the meeting point, you should wait in front of "CR7 Off-Side Bar" on Pestana CR7 Hotel. The pickup will be at 9.00am.
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Not recommended for travelers with hard vertigo (the cliffs have hand rail)
  • Travellers should have a strong physical fitness level
  • Not recommended for claustrophobic travelers (tunnels)
  • 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 tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travellers
Inclusions
  • Bottled water
  • Granola Snack Bar
  • Personal Accidents Insurance
  • Liability Insurance
  • Headlamp
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • We pick up the travelers from Funchal at the place they're staying. If out of Funchal, we pick up earlier.
  • Pestana CR7 Funchal, Av. Sá Carneiro, 9000-017 Funchal, Portugal If you want to go to the meeting point, you should wait in front of "CR7 Off-Side Bar" on Pestana CR7 Hotel. The pickup will be at 9.00am.
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Duration
4h
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Not recommended for travelers with hard vertigo (the cliffs have hand rail)
  • Travellers should have a strong physical fitness level
  • Not recommended for claustrophobic travelers (tunnels)
  • 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 tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travellers
Travel safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas

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Fryderyk Wojdas
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Jul 2019
I participated in two trail tours with Dino and both of them were excelent. He is a great guide, very communiative with extensive knowledge about the island and also a great trail runner. I got everything I had expected from these tours and in fantastic environment of Madeira mountains. It was just excelent.
Written 16 August 2019
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Thank you Fryderyk! It was a great run! All the best!
Written 14 November 2019
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
About the operator

This experience only has a few reviews, but you can read what other travellers have to say about the operator.

By: Madeira Trail Tours
bestour
bestour
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A private tour that really worth it!
Thank you Dino for a unique day,we did the PR13 but came back through the valley which changed the hike from modera
595sigr_ur_
595sigr_ur_
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Perfect trail with an excellent guide
I did the Fanal forest tour with Dino and I cannot recommend it enough. The tour was 17 km and Dino paced the run p
Timoimoimoi
Timoimoimoi
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Breathing Madeira Trail
We did two moderate running: Funchal Highlands Running Tour and Fanal Ancient Forest Running Tour. On both the begi
johnczhou
johnczhou
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A wonderful guide to sightsee Madeira’s natural beauty
We had a fantastic experience seeing the levadas under Dinarte’s expert guidance. He was personable and full of inf
alexgH8236YO
alexgH8236YO
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Fantastic!!
Excellent! The Levadas, hikes and views were all breathtaking. Dinarte was absolutely awesome. Super knowledgeable
dan92pne
dan92pne
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A breathtaking day in Madeira's mountains
If you enjoy the outdoors and want to see the more natural side of Madeira this is a must do. Dinarte expertly led
Smythluke1
Smythluke1
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Great day
Had a great day. Dino was very friendly and knowledgeable. We made great time and walked at a good pace so had time
Dave360i
Dave360i
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Magical Waterfalls & Lavadas
My wife and I had an amazing day with Dino. He prepared an amazing adventure visiting several waterfalls over a 15k
karentrinh
karentrinh
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Amazing experience, obrigado Dino!
Dino our guide for the sunrise guided walk to Pico do Arieiro was amazing! He was so knowledgeable, attentive and h
szebasztian04
szebasztian04
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Best guide - great experience
Dinarte is very professional. He makes you discover the most beautiful hikes in Madeira. His knowledge of the local
AudreyGx1982
AudreyGx1982
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Wonderful experience- experienced and nice guide
Very good experience with Dinate, he is knowledgeable and careful, he is checking regularly if everything is OK, I
Y1108XKdanielh
Y1108XKdanielh
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Amazing morning out
After eating and drinking too much of Madeira's fantastic food and wine, I decided I needed some exercise. Booking
AngieleQ
AngieleQ
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Beautiful nature & chill tour
Dinarte is a chill guy with lots of stories about Madeira and it’s nature. The tour was beautiful, since I was the
JintyEdwards
JintyEdwards
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Another great day with Dino
This was our second experience with Dino, the first being October 2019 when we walked the Levada das 25 Fontes. We
Vamos_mia2020
Vamos_mia2020
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Amazing and Beautiful hike!
Hiking in Fanal and Levada was so beautiful and amazing deep in the forest! And Dinarte is a good tour guide highly
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