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A quaint little street -great to see

I had researched places to visit before visiting Funchal, this street is in the old town part of... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Karen C
Manchester, United Kingdom
Fantastic FREE open air art gallery

This was mentioned in our hotels daily news as the objective of a free walking tour from our... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Southampton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I had researched places to visit before visiting Funchal, this street is in the old town part of the city just across from the cable car station, it’s worth a visit just for the quirkiness of the art!

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 6 days ago

This was mentioned in our hotels daily news as the objective of a free walking tour from our hotel.As we had a bus tour planned for that day we visited another day. It has to be seen to be believed as early as possible in...More

1  Thank davidjmakinson
Reviewed 6 days ago

Over 200+ painted doors - from cartoons, to flowers, to marine. Brilliant to wander through this area.

Thank TheBradfordBentleys
Reviewed 1 week ago

Get your camera out and visit this street you will see nothing like it elsewhere hours must have been spent painting the pictures on the door some are amazing have been several times and still find it fascinating.

Thank peter a
Reviewed 1 week ago

Worth finding, thid street is near the large indoor market. many of the doors are painted and all are different. Set amongst many street restaurants, viing for you to eat, it can be a bit of a gaunlet,. stick to your mission and you will...More

Thank Helen B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoy things and streets like this with beauty and skill of the art work so wonderfully created it really looks 3d - all helps to make Madeura magical

Thank 812foxy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Picturesque by day and lively by night this old scruffy area is worth a visit. Quirky shops in roads leading off. The restaurants vary greatly in quality but not so much on price, so check recent TA reviews to see what's hot and what's not....More

Thank Fohn_13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A fascinating walk through Part of Funchal’s old town. The variety of art is amazing, and all on the blank canvas of a door.

Thank GrahamChastney
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A real taste of Madeiran culture, bright and fun. Full of cafes and restaurants, an essential part of the tourist trail.

Thank Lin P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Definitely a must see in Funchal - beautifully decorated doors and excellent bars and restaurant; and just around the corner from the market.

Thank ebachler
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