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compact tropical garden with trees

very well maintained municipal garden with large variety of native plants and trees. A colourful... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Keith M
A gem of a garden

This is a beautiful little garden in the heart of Funchal. For exotic plant fans from places where... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Wellington, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

very well maintained municipal garden with large variety of native plants and trees. A colourful retreat central to Funchal city

Thank Keith M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a beautiful little garden in the heart of Funchal. For exotic plant fans from places where we cannot grow or rarely see such plants, like myself from England, this is a small piece of paradise. There is so much crammed into a small...More

Thank Agaveman21
Reviewed 30 June 2018

Nice spot to sit in middle of Funchal very nice to people watch and get some shade, lovely planting. But no facilities at all but plenty of bars around.

Thank hodgesWarwickshire
Reviewed 29 June 2018

Located directly in the centre of Funchal city, in the shopping area near the Cathedral Se, opposite the Municipal Theatre, and The Ritz Madeira Restaurant Cafe and Bar. The park is filled with flowers, lawns and trees. It is a leisure area with shadow providing...More

Thank Erzs_bet_S274887
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Beautiful gardens for a stroll through. Great photo opportunity. Amazing place to spot lizards and listen to the birds.

Thank K W
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

On the middle of Funchal, totally open and free, it’s amazing to find such a lovely garden, to stop a little bit and relax or observe the people around!!

Thank Cp P
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Lovely gardens, well maintained, free access... there's nothing not to like about them! We spend an hour there, just relaxing

Thank Tom J
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Lots of lovely plants and flowers well kept great views and beautifully clean and best of all free!!!

Thank Dfwcam
Reviewed 14 June 2018

A tranquil, shady gardens in the heart of the city. So many unusual plants and tree and running water to add to the tranquility.

Thank Yvonne D
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Free gardens with a wide range of colours and fountains. A must see!!! Situated on the main avenue in Funchal.

Thank Lynne F
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