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Lovely stroll

Beautiful gardens, plenty of seating. A lovely place to sit and cool off Plenty of shade and a nice... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Tricia T
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Swansea, Wales, United Kingdom
A hidden treasure

It is so nice to stumble upon these beautiful well kept gardens in the heart of Funchal it was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
812foxy
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed yesterday

Beautiful gardens, plenty of seating. A lovely place to sit and cool off Plenty of shade and a nice place to eat lunch. The plants are spectacular, bird of paradise flowers everywhere, lots of bird life too

Thank Tricia T
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is so nice to stumble upon these beautiful well kept gardens in the heart of Funchal it was especially nice as it was the Flower festival so could enjoy all aspects of the Madeira's wonderful flowers!

Thank 812foxy
Reviewed 1 week ago

In August the spring burst of blooms is gone, so by Madeiran standards the park looks drab now. But still a nice free place to pause and usually cooler than a cafe on the main street. You need to take time over the craft stalls....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

There were evenings with foklore dancing and singing in the small amphitheatre. Stalls were set up for food and drink. Superb! During the day, stalls were in situ with local crafts. Thee was a fountain and a pool with ducks. A good are to sit...More

Thank Alistair G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice gardens and finally something free and easy. Great for a stroll after lunch or dinner. Nice and shady in hot weather.

Thank Lin P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Walked through the park as part of our wandering tour through Funchal. Several stands were offering handcrafted goods that are nice to see, but that nobody needs, like painted stones and such. Took us 5 minutes to walk through the park

Thank Selma M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely relaxing gardens to explore. Very peaceful with delightful plants, flowers and trees. Good place to take shade.

Thank lady52Hertfordshire
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent stroll around some very beautiful, well maintained gardens, especially with the little craft stalls....

Thank _lizathene68
Reviewed 7 August 2018

very well maintained municipal garden with large variety of native plants and trees. A colourful retreat central to Funchal city

Thank Keith M
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful little garden in the heart of Funchal. For exotic plant fans from places where we cannot grow or rarely see such plants, like myself from England, this is a small piece of paradise. There is so much crammed into a small...More

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