As well as being famous for its trout nurseries, Ribeiro Frio is also the starting point for two extraordinary and very popular levada walks. This particular walk is one of the most beautiful in Madeira, where you can appreciate the true natural heritage with endemic species of flora and fauna. It is possible to do some bird watching as well and even see trouts swimming in the channel.
Due to its surroundings, this levada creates a tranquil and serene environment and has all the ingredients for a unique walk.
Start: Ribeiro Frio End: Portela
Difficulty: Average Time 3.5 hours – 12 km