Private tour

Funchal: Private Guided Walking Tour

Activity provider: Pearl of the Atlantic
Private tour

Funchal: Private Guided Walking Tour

Activity provider: Pearl of the Atlantic

From US$ 107.60 per group up to 4

Explore the medieval city of Funchal on a guided walk through the center. Visit the farmer's market, the Campo Almirante Reis, the Fortress of St. James, the Cathedral, and other famous landmarks.

About this activity

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Duration 4 - 5 hours
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Live tour guide
English, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese
Pickup optional
Please be ready at least 10 minutes before your scheduled pickup time.
Private group


  • Take a guided walk through the center of Funchal
  • Hear about the history of Funchal and Madeira from your guide
  • Explore the city's medieval heart
Full description

Begin your private walking tour in the Mercado dos Lavradores. Learn how the history of Madeira and Funchal shaped the city center as you visit the most important points of interest.

Visit the main farmer's market to discover regional products. Explore the city’s medieval heart dating from the Golden Age of Sugar and discover the beautiful 17th-century religious monuments.

Continue through the Old Town, passing the Sea Avenue and visiting the City Door, once the main gate from the Sea to the Madeiran capital.

Next, stop at the famous Funchal Cathedral, visit the interior of the Church, and marvel at its amazing roof and gold carving. Make your way along Avenue Arriaga to see the Palace of São Lourenço and the Marina of Funchal. End the tour in Catarina City Park.

  • Driver/Local guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Hotel/port/apartment pickup and drop-off
  • Private walking tour
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Free WIFI on board
  • Food and drinks
  • Palace São Lourenço Museum
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
  • People over 95 years

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Comfortable clothes

Not allowed

  • Smoking in the vehicle
  • Drinks in the vehicle
  • Food in the vehicle
  • Unaccompanied minors

Know before you go

  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • This product operates rain or shine, except in the case of extreme weather events

Product ID: 403971