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Gardens in Funchal

Jardim Botânico da Madeira

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Caminho do Meio, Bom Sucesso
9064-251, Funchal

Funchal

This garden is located at about three kilometres from the centre of Funchal. It has about 2000 vegetal species, including plants that exist only in the Madeira island and in other Atlantic islands such as the Azores, the Canaries and Cape Verde. There are about 100 local species, that rang from those that grow on the sunniest hillsides of the island to the typical vegetation. One may find plants as diverse as plants from the Hymalaians and tropical plants. One will find tropical and subtropical fruit trees, such as mangoes, avocados, coffee, sugar cane and more, as well as cooking …

Parque de Santa Catarina

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Praceta do Infante
9000, Funchal

Funchal

Green area with about 36000 m2, offering a dazzling view of Funchal. It has a lagoon with a small Island, where ducks and swans live, for aviaries and some sculptures devoted to various personalities.

Jardim Tropical Monte Palace

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Caminho do do Monte, 174
9050, Funchal

Funchal

This is one of the most beautiful gardens of Madeira Island, located about 5km away from Funchal city centre. It occupies an area of 70000 m2 and is reforested with exotic plants, derived from various continents. It is possible to see cycads and proteas from South Africa, heather from Scotland or sequoias from America. The vegetation blends with lagoons filled with Koi fish, offering a show of beauty and colouring. The lanes of the Garden are full of glazed tiles panels from the XVI and XX centuries. The terracotta panels and the 40 panels referring to the history of Portugal …

Miradouro do Pináculo

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Rua Conde Carvalhal
9060, Funchal

Funchal

Place where you may enjoy a magnificent view of Funchal.

Miradouro do Pico dos Barcelos

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Urbanização Pico dos Barcelos
9020, Funchal

Funchal

Belvedere located 335 metres high, offering a dazzling landscape over the city of Funchal, with the desert Islands as a background.

Parque Ecológico do Funchal

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ER 103
9050, Funchal

Funchal

Leisure space where environment educational actions take place aiming to preserve the natural patrimony. Here have been seen over 30 species of birds and the flora is quite varied, with the endemic species standing out. It has five backup houses, two of which lodge the volunteers of the park activities.

Miradouro do Largo das Babosas

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Largo das Barbosas
9050, Funchal

Funchal

Place where you may enjoy the views of the surrounding region, with all the beauty and colouring typical of Madeira. It has a small bar.

Parque Municipal do Monte

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Caminho de Ferro
9050, Funchal

Funchal

Space also known as Parque Leite Monteiro, located about 550 metres high. Pleasant spot, with various native and exotic species and some centenary trees. Standing out, in the middle of the park, is a lake with a map of Madeira made in stone.

Parque Municipal Leite Monteiro

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Caminho de Ferro
9050, Funchal

Funchal

Space also known by Parque Municipal do Monte, located about 550 metres high. Pleasant spot, with various native and exotic species and some centenary trees. Standing out, in the middle of the park, is a lake with a map of Madeira made in stone.

Miradouro do Funchal

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Caminho de Santo António
9020, Funchal

Funchal

Modern belvedere with some benches, where you may observe all the surrounding area, with all the beauty and colouring typical of Madeira.

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