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Madeira (Funchal) Cruise Reviews

Madeira (Funchal) Cruise Port
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Madeira (Funchal) Overview
In the early 1400's, Prince Henry the Navigator of Portugal sent his best sailors and cartographers to examine the coast of Africa. The party got blown off course and ended up 310 miles to the west, ...
Betodell
05/15
Very clean and plenty to see and do. Shuttle bus available but we prefer to walk. Lovely park, plenty of ... Read more
Sonora5
05/15
We took a private taxi tour with Daniel Madeira Taxis. For a modest price, 95 euro, they will customize a ... Read more
ezstreet
05/15
We chose a private tour through Daniel Madeira Taxis. The island was very beautiful. We had a wonderful ... Read more
icklepickle
05/15
Loved Madeira.. such a beautiful and well presented island. The weather was not great but no rain. We ... Read more
relaxatsea
05/15
We took the teleferico (cable car) to Monte where we walked around, saw the church and gardens, and enjoyed ... Read more
Sue 5
05/15
We did use the coach which cost us £16 dollars then realised it was only a short walk not as far as ... Read more
GrannyDee
05/15
We took advantage of the busses laid on to take us from the quay to the town. We met up with a taxi driver ... Read more
Floflegs
05/15
Took cable car up and then did toboggan ride. Great fun. Walked down but did not realise it was so far. ... Read more
silversurfer53
05/15
Liked Madeira, it's an easy walk from the ship and we took the cable car to Monte at 15 euros return. We ... Read more
John and Anne
05/15
we have visited Funchal previously for 7 days and therefore had a head start on this port. Average length of ... Read more
THEWIFE
05/15
This turned out to be fun. I would definitely recommend this to anyone. Aside from the fact that I still ... Read more
cruizinsince73
05/15
Beautiful place. Didn't get off the ship since I have been there before and the weather was a bit iffy. ... Read more
domingo.troche
04/15
ok, its nice area, beautiful climated, flowers, fruit excellent erae to visit, the canasta for down the loan ... Read more
Hambagahle
04/15
Funchal is a lovely little town - lots of small shops, cafés etc. We walked through the town to the ... Read more
Piano22
04/15
A beautiful town we enjoyed just wandering around looking at the building and scenery stopped and had lunch. ... Read more
Rosine2
04/15
The open topped bus is the best way to see the town and surrounding area and good value at 12 Euro. The old ... Read more
jaxgang
04/15
Regular cruisers will know that Funchal is not always bathed in sunshine ... but this time it was. It was a ... Read more
Bonnycatty
04/15
We got the free shuttle bus and just had a wander and a coffee this time as we have done many of the ... Read more
gail2912
01/15
We have been to Madeira several times very beautiful particularly at night. Read more
GottaKnowWhen
12/14
None of the tours quite fit our to-do list so we went on our own. Wandered over to the cable car with a stop ... Read more
andyv4
12/14
Easy to walk ashore into Funchal. All excursions available on board can be arranged on shore at less cost. If ... Read more
cruznbuddies
11/14
This is a beautiful island with loads of old world charm. Good shopping if that's what you're looking for. It ... Read more
Pammy1.k
07/14
Very pretty port. Easy to walk into town, we got bus in and walked back. Read more
ChrisKate
04/14
Having spent a week in Funchal last year it is one of our favourite destinations and this time it did not ... Read more
lynvirgin
04/14
This must truly be one of the most beautiful islands I have ever visited. Tropical plants, orchids and ... Read more

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