Prazeres Tourism

Prazeres (English: pleasures) is a civil parish in the municipality of Calheta in the Portuguese archipelago of Madeira. The population in 2011 was 704, in an area of 10.03 km².Prazeres is located along the main Regional 222 Roadway, linking it to Fajã da Ovelha and Estreito da Calheta. Agriculture continues to be the driving activity in the region, although commercial establishments are scattered within the community.


Looking for travel information about Prazeres? Explore the best travel advice on Prazeres, Portugal. When planning a trip to Prazeres, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Funchal. Take a short trip from Prazeres and set some time aside to explore the Funchal. Dotted with places like Monte Cable Car, Monte Palace Tropical Garden, Botanical Garden Madeira; it will definitely be a good idea. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

Don't just take a trip, let the trip take you! Have a enjoyable time at Prazeres.

  • Know the pollution level of Prazeres before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 20.83 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 28.57 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 23.21 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 5.36 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 19.64 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 9.38 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 11.54 (Very Low)
  • How safe is Prazeres for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Prazeres.

    • Burglary and Theft 13.79 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 8.62 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 6.9 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 35.34 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 4.31 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 18.1 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 5.83 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 33.62 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 99.17 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 90.83 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 7.5 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 3.33 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 19.83 (Very Low)
  • Quality of Life Index of Prazeres is 180.28 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 85.51 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 99.45 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 21.01 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 21.5 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 49.26 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 52.78 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.75 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 56.75 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Prazeres

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.11 USD
    • International Movie per seat 7.17 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 25.73 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 77.18 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 84.07 USD

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