"Funchal Impressions" Top 5 Page for this destination Funchal by sandysmith
Funchal Travel Guide: 511 reviews and 1,065 photos
Funchal used to be the haunt of the rich and famous but now its affordable and more reachable for all thanks to the airport runway extension in recent years. There was more to Funchal than we first thought as we got our first glimpses on the way from the airport. The harbour, the colourful market, the old town and squares of Funchal easily need a day or so.
- Pros:lots to see in town
- Cons:weather can be unpredictable!
- In a nutshell:good winter destination
The Toboggan run doesn't go all the way into Funchal...so take an expensive taxi or walk! If your knees can take it... more travel advice
As well as views over Funchal at Pico dos Barcelos the views of the terraced mountains behind were lovely - and we had... more travel advice
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