Things to do in Funchal

Top Things To Do In Funchal

Explore the best things to do in Funchal. These are the most preferred tourist activities.

Top Tourist Attractions in Funchal

Must see places in Funchal ranked on popularity. Here is the complete list of best attractions in Funchal and point of interests to visit.

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Best places to go and to do in Funchal

One of the best ways to get the true essence of this God's Floating Garden is to indulge in some of the best things to do in Funchal, which include sightseeing opportunities like Jardins Do Palheiro, Madeira Botanical Gardens, S ent, Sao Lourenco Palace, Se Cathedral and Colegio Church. The city has many opportunities for outdoor activities and adventure sports like paragliding from the Madeira Mountains, sidecar and cable car tours, golf courses and birdwatching. Funchal there is a wide variety of shops selling everyday goods, as well as many souvenirs along with special items including Madeira folk art, such as embroidery, tapestry and wickerwork which are sold at some of the liveliest markets in the city, including the famous market, Mercado dos Lavradores.

The city of Funchal has been the capital of Madeira for the past 500 years, and with verdant mountains, colourful subtropical vegetation, a historic port and a vibrant culture are the things that keep the city alive, thriving and listed as one of the most sought after travel destinations in the world.