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Avenida Infante, Funchal, Madeira 9000-015, Portugal
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All reviews small garden open to the public president's palace santa catarina park funchal bay plants and trees cage guard aviaries parrots euro views
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Reviewed 27 November 2018

These gardens charge a 1 euro entrance fee and have a small range of attractive plants and trees. There is also a view of the port. There are also caged parrots which we found quite disturbing to see as a couple of the birds are...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

Quinta Vigia is the president's palace but the gardens are open to the public for the princely sum of 1 euro. They are beautifully maintained and wonderful to stroll through. There is a viewpoint at the far end.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 20 October 2018

these gardens were just 1 euro entry, just came upon it from walking, and what a surprise, they are so beautiful and well kept with the advantage of wonder full views over funchal bay, highly recommended.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank david b
Reviewed 14 October 2018

This is the garden of the President's palace right next door to Santa Catarina Park. It is 1 euro to get in but well worth it to see the beautiful plants and flowers such a well kept garden. Also there are a couple of aviaries...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

At a cost of only €1 each, it’s well worth a visit. It’s bigger than it first appears. The garden is very well kept with plenty of flowers, plants and trees. There’s koi in the ponds and caged birds including Macaws. At the far end,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 25 June 2018

The guard at the entrance will charge you a euro to enter - its great value for money, the garden is so beautiful and well maintained.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank john e
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Apparently this garden is not open to the public all the time, so we grabbed the opportunity to see it whilst walking into Funchal's centre. A real bargain at 1Euro entrance fee. You certainly can't complain at that! They have a really impressive display of...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Judith N
Reviewed 18 November 2017

We arranged a tour here with History Tellers. This gives you the extra bonus of getting into the business section of government. Here we were given a walking tour of many rooms. There is quite a bit of history contained within (and on balconies) these...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Radtel
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Small garden but beautiful. 1 euro to enter. Lovely well kept garden. Over looking the sea. Only takes about half hour to walk round. Well worth the euro! Don't miss it if you are in Funchal.

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank JanG27
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Very pretty well maintained garden. Nice sea view and well positioned to stroll at avenida do mar. 30 mins is enough

Date of experience: May 2017
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