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Estrada Comandante Camacho de Freitas, Funchal, Madeira, Portugal
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All reviews worth a stop stalls selling red tourist bus highly recommend this spot hop off bus fine view great viewpoint amazing views lookout point red route funchal bay free entry above sea level nun's valley public bus cabo girao well worth the effort
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came here on the yellow hop on hop off bus but both operators stop here. We nearly did not get off as the viewpoint is not immediately obvious from the bus and it did not seem well advertised. We were the only ones who got...More

Thank apatz2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve seen some amazing views this holiday but the view from this place beats them all. You can see far and wide. It is breathtaking. We got there on the Yellow Bus Tour bus which ran every 30 minutes. It is well worth the visit....More

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Reviewed 9 September 2018

We went to a wonderful Restaurant here with views, the Hop on Hop of Bus also stops there - enjoyed the whole experience just looking down and around. Fully recommend a visit

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Reviewed 4 September 2018

Very impressed with the improvements made to these gardens since our last visit. Great views of Funchal bay.

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Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

What a lovely place on top of the hill to view Funchal and other areas. You got to be luckky if is doesn't not rain or is not cloudy. It rained when I was there but I still liked. Best place to have a nice...More

Thank Cnath B
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

At 350 mtrs above sea level the perfect spot for the best view on Funchal and the harbour. Free entrance, build in 1950 and accessible for disabled. There is a small souvenirshop and a small roof terrace to have a drink or small bite. At...More

Thank Robin V
Reviewed 24 August 2018

One of the best places to have an almost 360º view of the Funchal hills and bay! During the day, you can see almost all of Funchal at your feet and the beautiful blue ocean as far as your eyes can see. It is an...More

Thank Bar_CS_C
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Stopped here as part of a jeep tour of the island. The panoramic view was quite spectacular in all directions.

Thank David M
Reviewed 10 August 2018

I was there 3 times. We get there with the bus. It's amazing view from this point. Free entry! Quiet cheap and very tasty coffee. There is enough space to walk,sit,photography. Great view for Funchal,mountains,ocean. Very close is big shop with the souvenirs.

Thank Anna R
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Worth stopping off and looking around - free entry. Some great photo opportunities plus a good value cafe - E2.50 for a cheese and bacon toastie. Public toilets and a gift shop. We used the Red Bus (hop on/off) tour to get here, and spent...More

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janetecr0ss
28 September 2017|
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Response from com_Miguell | Reviewed this property |
Mulberry Tree.
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Alina E
4 December 2016|
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Response from JacsandDave | Reviewed this property |
It overlooks a valley with a town at the end of it. I'm sure Funchal would be better for the fireworks but haven't seen them yet myself.
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whitton252
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Response from Susan B | Reviewed this property |
Hi, you can use public transport and top up the 'Giro' bus card at various points along the Promenade area, this card can be used on all the Yellow Public Buses around Funchal. The alternative is to catch one of the... More
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