Wine and Sugar Walking Tour
Know about the economy of Madeira over the centuries. Find out why the island was the base of expansion in Portugal and what is known as the “White Gold”. Get to know the incredible history of Madeira Wine.
Meet your guide in the “Naturalmente Português” - History Teller’s store in the La Vie Shopping Center. The guided excursion across Funchal is done by feet and has a duration of approximately 2 hours. Get to know the population of Madeira and how the island was used as a control base for the portuguese on the atlantic and indian ocean and of their coastal areas for centuries. Get in touch with famous visitors of the island and what they undertook here. Know more about Madeira Wine and what their contributions are for the global history. Get to know the buildings of the cathedral and the customs house of Funchal and the sugar, which paid for their constructions. Discover one of the oldest touristic centers.
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Service animals allowed"
"Near public transportation"
"Transportation is wheelchair accessible"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
"Face masks required for travelers in public areas"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Social distancing enforced throughout experience"
"Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas"
"Guides required to regularly wash hands"
"Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms"
"Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons"
Duration: 2 Hours
Jesuit College of Funchal, R. dos Ferreiros Estrada, 9000-082 Funchal, Portugal
Cancellations and refunds:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.