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Anda Walking With Emanuel

Rua Doutor Pita 1, Funchal, Madeira 9000-089, Portugal
+351 963 984 627
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A great walk

Walking with Emanuel between Pico do Arieiro to Pico Ruívo in a multicultural group of five others... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ágústa H
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Reykjavik, Iceland
via mobile
Levada Tours

We enjoyed two fantastic full days walks with Emanuel: 25 Fontes and Riberio Frio to Portela - we... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2018
JouleA
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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
via mobile
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  • Average7%
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“high peaks” (6 reviews)
“small group” (7 reviews)
“pico ruivo” (8 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
Rua Doutor Pita 1, Funchal, Madeira 9000-089, Portugal
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+351 963 984 627
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"high peaks"
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"small group"
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"knowledgeable guide"
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"levada walk"
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"respective hotels"
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"mountain guide"
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"own pace"
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"photo ops"
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"flowering season"
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"local flora and fauna"
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"experienced guide"
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"picnic lunch"
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"his knowledge"
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"great hike"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Walking with Emanuel between Pico do Arieiro to Pico Ruívo in a multicultural group of five others, was a great experience. All were fit enough for the hike, so there were no problems on the way. There was no rush, and I felt very secure....More

Thank Ágústa H
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Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed two fantastic full days walks with Emanuel: 25 Fontes and Riberio Frio to Portela - we fed the Chafins from the palms of our hands - a magical moment! His enthusiastic passion about nature is truly inspiring! Wish we had time to do...More

Thank JouleA
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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

We have just finished our last tour with Emanuel having done 25 Springs, Caldeirao Verde Levada, Pico do Areeiro to Pico Ruivo and excursion to Nuns Valley. Firstly Emanuel’s trips are all very reasonably priced and the phrase’ you get what you pay for’ does...More

Thank Helen R
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

We took the 4 hour hike to the most beautiful peaks on the island with Emanuel who is a local and has spent his 65 years regularly on the mountains. The route is 2/3 normal and 1/3 difficult, especially if you don't walk regularly. However,...More

Thank Tanja B
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Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Thank you Emanuel. We enjoyed every, footstep on our walk, anecdote and story, discovery of plants and birds, viewpoint, and journey in your minibus around west Madeira. Emanuel is an experienced mountain guide, and volunteers with Madeira's mountain rescue. He has deep knowledge about the...More

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Reviewed 4 April 2018

This was my first visit to Madeira. My goal was to hike this very popular destination. I learned very quickly that having an experienced and knowledgeable guide would ensure safe and memorable experiences. Emanuel was a wonderful guide and I completed 3 very challenging and...More

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Reviewed 4 April 2018

knowledgeable and patience guides, I have tried others company wasn't so pleasent and is much cheaper

Thank Consuela S
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

We have done One walk with Emanuel, and booked another two. I think that speaks for itself. Great chap very knowledgeable, and also fun. Great value for money, if we return will most definitely go with Emanuel again.

Thank John-accy
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

As regular hikers one of the pulls of Madeira were the walks but we were concerned that most appeared to be end to end rather than circular which would have meant backtracking if we had hired a car to access them. We picked up a...More

1  Thank 93emma
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Reviewed 31 December 2017

Emanuel took us in his minibus on the Rabacal walk. He's very interested in ensuring you enjoy your experience. He stopped several times to point out flora and knows all the latin names. He'll pull on some mint or wild oregano and thrusts it into...More

Thank Tud59
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Response from Stephen G | Reviewed this property |
Hi You can book phone 291 771 158 or mobile 963 984 627 We simply walked across the road from the Iberotel quinto do sol & booked at their office where his daughter is usually in attendance including Sundays. Incidentally... More
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