Funchal Essentials Free Tour

Let us introduce you to Madeira's History and Culture!

  • Category: Tours
  • Duration: 02:30 Hours
  • Address: Free Walking Tours Funchal (Map)
  • More Info: By the Beer House Restaurant in Funchal


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As the name says, we will show you the "Musts" of Funchal in this tour.

This tour covers some well know areas, such as the Municipal Garden and the Cathedral. What is not so well know are the stories of these places. which we will hapilly share with you!

One of the highlights of this tour is the visit to a biscuit factory, where there is the possibility to taste some local sweets.

Not less impressive, is the oldest bookstore of Madeira, that we are very proud to show to you!

We will pass by the Oldest Convent of the Island, the last residence of the Island's discoverer and the English Church.

We do not go to the Old Town on this tour!

These are the Funchal's Essentials Tour highlights:

  • Parque Santa Catarina;

  • Municipal Garden;

  • Cathedral;

  • Biscuits' Factory (closed on weekends and holidays);

  • Municipal Square;

  • Esperança Bookstore (closed on weekends and holidays)

  • São Pedro's Historical Centre;

  • English Church.

The Funchal Essentials Free Tour takes place on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 9.30 am and 2.30 pm.

For reservations within less than 6 hours prior to the tour, please contact us via WhatsApp to check availability.

The commentary on these tours is in English.

Some places might be added or excluded depending on the days, the group's pace and interest.

Funchal is a hilly place, so there will be some stairs to go up and down during the tour.

This tour is not  suitable for wheelchairs or pushchairs.