Forte do Ilhéu da Pontinha
Accordingly to the existent bibliography, facts indicate that this fort was the refuge of Gonçalves Zarco and Tristão Vaz Teixeira, the finders of Madeira, before they reached the archipelago. In one of the extremities it is still possible to see the triangle where the sailors fastened their boats.
Cais da Pontinha
- Castles & Fortresses
Monuments near Forte do Ilhéu da Pontinha
Chafariz do Largo do Chafariz
Fountain with a water spout and high pillar, set on two circular steps.
Estátua do Infante Dom Henrique
Statue paying homage to the explorer Infante Dom Henrique.