Things to see and do - Funchal
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Funchal Travel guide
Funchal : Michelin's recommendations
In a remarkable spot, the island’s capital is a great place for walks between sea and mountain and has many viewpoints from which to admire it. The centre includes fine avenues, a cathedral built by the Knights of the Order of Christ in the late 15C, many museums, in particular the Decorative Arts Museum (Quinta das Cruzes) which includes some fine furniture. A pleasurable stroll around the beautiful gardens on the west side of town is the perfect way to conclude an exploration of Funchal.
Tourist attractions Funchal : Things to see and do
After pasing the church of São Martinho, there is a fine view from Pico dos Barcelos over Funchal, Santo António and São Martinho. By the River Socorridos, there is a good view of its gorge. Then the route heads into the valley (fine panorama of its ..
Calçada do Pico 1 P - Funchal
Once the home of city founder Zarco, this quinta is now a decorative arts museum, exhibiting 16C Portuguese furniture, and 18C-19C English furniture. In the last room is a 15C Flemish reredos depicting the Nativity. The house sits in a botanical gard..
Caminho de Quinta do Palheiro 32 P - Funchal
This vast establishment incorporating a hotel, smart restaurant and golf club sits in a fine English-style park traversed by avenues planted with camelias. Over 3 000 species feature, and it is pleasant to wander among its remarkable exotic trees and..
Rua Bela S. Tiago Nº 70 P - 9060-400 Funchal
Prix Prices from : 95 €
Offering panoramic views of Funchal and the Atlantic Ocean, Quinta S. Tiago features an outdoor heated pool surrounded by tropical gardens. It offers a wellness centre 10 metres from Barreirinha Beach. The elegant rooms at Hotel Quinta Bela come wit..
Travessa do Rego, 10 P - 9050-018 Funchal
Prix Prices from : 50 €
Do Carmo offers a rooftop pool with views of Funchal and the Atlantic. It is located close to the Funchal Cathedral, the old town and the marina. There is a billiards room for lazy afternoons. Do Carmo Hotel’s guest rooms have a 60’s furniture and d..
Avenida do Mar e das Comunidades Madeirenses, nº 50 P - 9050-029 Funchal
Prix Prices from : 100 €
Located on the Funchal seafront, this hotel offers panoramic views over the Atlantic. It provides rooms with kitchenettes and balconies, 2 pools and a spa centre with spa bath and sauna. The spacious rooms at Hotel Porto Santa Maria are fitted with ..
Estrada Monumental 147 P - 9004-532 Funchal
Rua Carvalho Araújo P - 9000-022 Funchal
Rua Bela São Tiago 70 P - 9060-400 Funchal
Rua dos Aranhas 27-A, centro comercial Dolce Vita P - 9000-044 Funchal
Rua de Leichlingen 2 (Lido) P - 9000-003 Funchal
Rua da Levada de São João 4 P - 9000-191 Funchal