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Avenida Infante, Funchal, Madeira 9000-015, Portugal
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Reviewed yesterday

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.

Thank david b
Reviewed 6 days ago

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

Thank Edna080
Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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

1  Thank Sandancer77
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.

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

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

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.

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

1  Thank Roger M
Reviewed 30 December 2016

well planned,colourful with trees and plants with a lovely pond and fountain with Three white swans and ducks. neatly maintained paths. Antique Steam roller on display. well set out children's play area.looking onto the Cruise terminal. has memorial statue for Christopher Columbus.

1  Thank Deepam100
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Lots of history attached to this place, it's been the home if several famous people. The grounds are worth a visit in themselves with magnificent views over the harbour. There's an aviary too. Inside is beautiful too, rather like a museum if Madeiran history.

1  Thank Pauline C
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