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Nicolau C.

Funchal, Madeira, Portugal

OLÁ. My name is Nicolau, I am 26 years, born and raised in Madeira.

I love my heritage and island. . I can say that I live in one of the best and most beautiful places in the world. . not only the nature but our people and traditions.

I actually lived outside Madeira for a while. . but couldn't stand it. . Just started to work in this area about 3 years ago, and about a year on my own. .

the reason I started doing this by my own was because I saw that the people that visit our island didn't see what was really important. . just going to all the touristic places. . and doing the same boring stuff that every tourist do. . I wanted to be free to give you the taste of a local!!

I already Had my jeep, my first car ever. . and I used to do it just for fun. . so. . now I will take you with me and share the best of our island.

I love my car is a classic UMM jeep, convertible, completely restored and a great machine. .

This tour it is for the people who really want to explore the island in a relaxed calm way, learn about our culture and history. . drink and eat in the real local places. . simple and humble. . some of the places are not restaurants of fancy places. . but they are always very good and special!

Hope to count on you, so I can keep to fulfill my purpose. . showing to you the real Madeira!!

A Recent Review of this guide

Nico was a great guide and we really enjoyed our day with him. His jeep is a such a cool/unique way to see the island! He was very knowledgeable and we learned a lot about the local plants and landscape. We saw a lot of Madeira that you would never see with typical tours and he really gave us a taste of the local culture. We would highly recommend this tour!
Cynthia Drake

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Time with a local

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181 USD per tour

(for up to 5 people)

4 hours

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Private Shore tour

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323 USD per tour

(for up to 7 people)

6 hours

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