Jardim Tropical Monte Palace
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 are worthy of notice.
Caminho do do Monte, 174
- monday: 09:30-18:00
- tuesday: 09:30-18:00
- thursday: 09:30-18:00
- wednesday: 09:30-18:00
- friday: 09:30-18:00
- saturday: 09:30-18:00
- sunday: 09:30-18:00
Gardens near Jardim Tropical Monte Palace
Jardim Almirante Reis
Garden located in the historic area of Santa Maria, near the teleferic station. Space divided in various platforms wavy and grassed crossed by walkways. It has…
Jardim Botânico da Madeira
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…
Jardim da Rua Conde Carvalhal
Plesant space with some flower beds and some trees, offering a lovely view of the sea.
Jardins da Quinta do Monte Panoramic Gardens
Large gardens of great beauty at the Hotel Quinta do Monte. Peaceful and pleasant spot with a tea house and a restaurant.
Miradouro do Largo das Babosas
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.