Funchal walking tour with wine tasting

Excursion

Free

Duration

3h30

Season

Available all year

Min. number

0 travellers

Booking code

INCL-FNC1


Enjoy a walking tour with a visit to various points of interest in the city.
  • Join a walking tour of Funchal to explore areas of great architecture and heritage

  • See Santa Catarina Park, Funchal Cathedral, and Santa Maria Street in the old part of the city

  • Visit Blandy's Wine Lodge for a taste of their famous Madeira Wine

  • Explore the local market to experience a lively mix of colours, sounds and smells


The Pearl of the Atlantic

Start this walking tour of Funchal with a visit to the bronze statue in the gardens of the Pestana Casino Park Hotel. Continue towards Santa Catarina Park, which offers a lovely view over Funchal Bay. Next, visit Blandy's Wine Lodge, stop outside Funchal Cathedral, and then on to the local market. The last stop is Santa Maria Street in the old town, known for its narrow cobbled streets.

Practical information

  • Language: English, French, German, Spanish and Italian

  • Included: On glass of sweet madeira wine and a voucher in order to get a second tasting choosing between dry or medium madeira wine

  • Remarks/requirements: Appropriate clothing and comfortable walking shoes

  • Walking information: Approximately 5km. Guests have to go up a street in order to access the statue of Empress Sissi.  There is a descent to the Santa Catarina Park and the rest of the walk is on levelled paved and cobblestone pavement

  • Wheelchair accessible: No