Cheap holidays to Funchal
Funchal, the charming capital of Madeira, is a vibrant town with all the modern amenities that would except to find in a tourist resort. Cheap holidays to Funchal are steeped in traditional charm and history, offering a picturesque Old Town to explore and many monuments! Transfer time to Funchal from the airport is about 30 minutes. Contact yourholidays.com for more information.
The magnificent beachfront promenade of Funchal is known as the Lido area! Lido is a well organised water front platform with parasols, sunbeds, toilets, changing rooms and cafes available, where you can relax and find everything you’ll need during your holidays to Funchal! Nearby there are many other sandy beaches you can visit for a change of scenery, like the golden beach at Porto Santo that stretches for 9km, the beach of Calheta and Machico beach. Water sports and boat trips are both available to enjoy on your holidays there as well.
Things to do
Holidays to Funchal combine relaxation with exploration and history! There are many historical attractions to see in Funchal with the most visited among them to be the Santa Clara Convent and Se Cathedral, which both are located in the centre of the city. Other fascinating cultural sites to visit, on your holidays there, include the Sao Lourenco Palace, the colonial style manor house of Jardin Do Palheiro and the beautiful Madeira Botanical Gardens. There are also numerous churches and convents to discover that date back to the 15th century such as the tiny basalt cave of Capela de Sao Vicente. You’ll find also several interesting museums in Funchal that include the Sacred Art Museum, the City’s Museum and the Contemporary Art Museum. Wander around Funchal’s streets to admire its imposing historic buildings and to discover its hidden beauty!
Cheap holidays to Funchal would be amazing especially for the shopping maniacs! There are many shops, boutiques and souvenir shops available as well as weekly markets and large shopping centres around the city to satisfy the consumers’ needs. Mercado Dos Lavradores is a large market where you can buy everything from fresh fruit and vegetables to local produce and handcrafts! Funchal holidays have it all, adventure, exploration, relaxation and plenty of sightseeing!
Funchal holidays boast vibrant and varied nightlife with many bars, clubs and restaurants to choose from. With an array of pubs, discos and restaurants which offer dinner shows the city has a multidimensional nightlife scene to enjoy and to occupy everyone’s preferences!
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