In the 16th century, the arrival of French corsairs (Calvinists) and Jesuits (Catholics) changed Madeira.
Palheiro Gardens, also known as Blandy Gardens since the Blandy family acquired the property in 1885, is one of the most beautiful gardens and largest private “Quinta”, estate on the island of Madeira.
The Monte Palace Tropical Gardens is located 5 km from the centre of Funchal, in a village called Monte.
If you love art this is the place. Also known as ” Casa da Calçada” House Museum, here you will learn about the history of a lawyer who donated all his collections to the Autonomous Region of Madeira.
Situated at Pico dos Frias, 111.5 metres above sea level, this Fortress, which was completed in the second half of the 17th century
“Mercado dos Lavradores” an old building with lots of activity and charm.
Belmond Reid’s Palace is a historic hotel located on a cliff-top overlooking the Bay of Funchal.