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Funchal: Historical Walking Tour

1. Funchal: Historical Walking Tour

Explore historic Funchal on a 2-hour guided walking tour. Begin at the walls of the city and learn about the attack on Funchal by the French army in 1566. Enter the English Church and hear about the foreign community that inhabited Madeira for over 5 centuries. Take in Funchal from the Cruzes viewpoint and see the area where João Gonçalves Zarco, the founder of Madeira, used to live. Learn why the nuns of Santa Clara were a tourist attraction some 200 years ago and where the foreign princes used to enjoy the island’s best queijadas. Visit some of the most notable churches in Funchal and hear about the individuals that sponsored their construction.

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4.9 / 5

based on 40 reviews

I loved the guided tour and our tour guide was very helpful and knowledgable. I learned a lot about Funchal. I would highly recommend this event.

Interesting tour covering many historical facts of Funchal. We had a great time and would highly recommend it if you have the time!

Our guide Martha was very experienced knowledgeable guide who provided good onsite to Old Funchal region

I could spend the whole day with the guide, all those facts and hidden places.

Very knowledgeable guide. Great introduction to Madeira.