Levada da Referta - Castelejo

2 hours
Pick-up offered
Free cancellation
1 - 15
Mobile ticket


Taking place in the small village of Porto da Cruz you can admire various crop plantation and study the locals way of living. The fields and their unique shapes make you wonder at how the agriculture is cleverly done.



Walking for 2 hours along the levada of Referta, observing all the cultivated terraces and at the same time over looking the north east coast above the village of Porto da Cruz


  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • All Fees and Taxes

Additional information

  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travelers
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Ticket delivery

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.


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For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.

March 2022

Wonderful half day easy Levada walk of 5.7km in a small group with Alvaro Freitas as our qualified mountain guide. Alvaro’s 37 years experience and exceptional knowledge of the plants, cultivation and local culture must be unrivalled. A charming and talented guide and raconteur!

Linda M
February 2022

Alvaro took us on an unforgettable trek along the levado today. Can’t recommend highly enough. We will take several more trips with this company while we are here.

June 2021

We did the referta walk. It is a nice walk. In my personal experience I felt the walk was longer than 2/3 hours. This walk is qualified as an ''easy walk''. But do not underestimate this trip. Altough I have an averige physical condition I needed to constantly focus myself on my steps. Some place...

October 2020

A beautiful and easy walk that took about 2.5 hours. Alvaro our guide was fun and very interesting and explained everything of note on the walk. Definitely will use them again.

Diana R
September 2020

My husband and I had an amazing time doing the Levada da Castelejo walk. The walk is easy, and we walked for about 3 hours. The views are stunning and so is the nature on the way. Our guide Alvaro was very knowledgeable and fun and he pointed out various exotic fruits and herbs in their natural e...

February 2020

A beautiful levada walk made most enjoyable with the capable Guide, where safety is his prime concerrm. We are in our seventies and found the 5K easy. There were no huge drops but care was needed in a few places. Alvaro was there to help,and guide you. His general and local knowledge about histo...

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