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Pico do Arieiro

E 202, Funchal, Madeira 9000-900, Portugal
+351 912 752 587
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“highest peak” (76 reviews)
“amazing views” (141 reviews)
“warm clothes” (21 reviews)
E 202, Funchal, Madeira 9000-900, Portugal
+351 912 752 587
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Reviewed yesterday

Stunning, Gut-wrenching drive up, but well worth it, Even if it is cloudy you are often above them and the view is spectacular.

Thank gauntlett2016
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

what a scene, we from Holland never seen this type of naturaal beauties before. View from Pico is incredible, most visited landmark of Madeira.

Thank Sita C
Reviewed yesterday

As our minibus climbed to the peak through dense fog we looked at one another and wondered why we were wasting a day of our break doing this. Five minutes later we arrived at 1800ft and the sun was shining. The views of the mountains...More

Thank Chestertripper
Reviewed 2 days ago

Fantastic Wiew. Over the clouds with full sunshine, You take some fantastic pictures. I was there on such a Day.

Thank hifory
Reviewed 3 days ago

Out of this world for views. A must see experience. we thoroughly enjoyed the views. Not enough time there though.

Thank Geordie112
Reviewed 5 days ago

On the way up the peak it was continuously foggy, but up there, at 1800+ m it was sunny, with an awesome view of the surroundings and the close Pico Ruivo (the highest). There is also a big white sphere (like a UFO). Nice souvenir...More

Thank Emanuel S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic views on a clear day, however should you go up on a cloudy day you can often be lucky with glimpses of the splendour of the mountains through the clouds.

Thank HeatherKeeling
Reviewed 1 week ago

When driving to the northeast of Madeira, it is very worthwhile taking a detour to Pico do Arieiro. There is an excellent view of the mountain ranges, and you can see the neighboring island of Porto Santo. There is a nice short peak trail (which...More

Thank Jakob G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good tour of the east of the island. Mini buses are great for getting up and down the mountainous roads.

Thank Cysgod
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Easy to reach by car, breathtaking view while being on top of the third highest mountain of Madeira. If you like, you can also add a 3-4h hike.

Thank Dominik J
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Grant A
22 May 2017|
Response from Johan J | Reviewed this property |
I'm guessing you asked this question to yourself, Grant, right?
23 March 2017|
Response from Johan J | Reviewed this property |
I got it on my GPS (Garmin loaded with free OpenStreetMap navigational map) by just searching for "Pico do Arieiro" as point of interest.
Jessica L
21 March 2017|
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Response from Cnn5 | Reviewed this property |
The roads are very different from Canadian roads however the drive is safe if you take your time and drive sensibly. Quite bendy but not a problem.