Organic Farming & Fruit Tasting Experience

Starting at €35 | 4 Hours | Parties of 4 to 20 | Fajã dos Padres

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Adult (12+ years)
35
Child (0-11 years)
20

Taste the fruits of Madeira during this farm experience

During the farm experience, visitors get to know the history of Madeira island, and the process of organic farming a number of subtropical fruits, some quite exotic. Particular emphasis is given to the history of the vine and wine of Madeira, and the reasons for having promoted this culture throughout the centuries in this remote but so fertile piece of land.

What is included:

  • Access trips by cable car
  • Guided visit
    • Walk along Fajã dos Padres for about one hour, focusing on aspects of the local life and history, organic farming, viticulture, animal farming, and the evolution of access infrastructures such as the old pedestrian paths, the pier or the cable car
  • Group farming activity
    • Depending on the time of year and the farming calendar
    • Can be adapted to specific interests of the group
      • Planting or harvesting vegetables or aromatics, picking mango, avocado pear, Surinam cherry or other fruit
      • Composting
  • Taste of locally produced organic subtropical fruit
    • About two varieties of fruit, varying throughout the year
      • Banana, passion fruit, mango, papaya, avocado, surinam cherry, and occasional curiosities such as “araçá,” fig, “tabaibo,” or melon-passion fruit.

What is not included:

  • Transportation to the farm

After booking we will send all the details of the reservation.

If you wish to propose another day or time for the experience, send us a message: [email protected] and we will do our best to reschedule, or we can include one more experience for all day.

Plan your farm experience today! Book your organic fruit farming tour online.