From rencontre coquine 75 Santa Cruz we head to Machico.
The price for the private Shore tour does Not Include the Cost for Toboggan Ride and Entrance at the Gardens.
It is noticeable that the nature vegetation is different here.The north and south coast can be seen simultaneously.You will be pick up and dropped off at the Cruise Ship Port.It offers fine views of Funchal and of passing cruises heading for the harbour.These steps lead to the famous.Once you walk through the cobbled stone path that leads jeu carte a echanger de foot through the beautiful municipal gardens, you are able to see the twin towered church of Nossa Senhora do Monte(Our Lady of Monte who is also the patriot saint of Funchal.Estimated Time : /- 4 hours.In front of the church is a steep flight of 74 stone steps.The sugar cane crops and its mills activities made it become very important for Madeiras economy until the 17th century.The church of Nossa Senhora do Monte, the toboggan rides, the beautiful gardens and the panoramic view over the bay of Funchal.On a clear day Porto Santo can also be seen.There is a large tiled frieze at the entrance depicting the fishermen.Beautiful rock formation can be found in this region and one of the coast plants, the ice plant.It is a replica of the Christ, in Rio de Janeiro and Lisbon.The hilltop town of Monte lies at 550m (1805 ft).
Sunday 9:00am to 1:00pm, closed 1st January 14th 15th August 25th December, ticket.Prices per sled.00 (Single Person).00 (Two Person).00 (Three Person payment, directly to operator in cash, prices for Excursions from Funchal Port 1 to 4 pax 5 to 8 pax.There are several good reasons, why Monte is an interesting place to stop.Garajau is Portuguese for tern and the village is named after the attractive black-headed seabirds.Sao Lourenco, ponta de São Lorenço.The eastern side of Machico bay is dominated by Pico do Facho a 320 mts (1050 ft) a high peak.Estimated Time -.5 hours 80 Euros 100 Euros, the above, prices are per vehicle including the guide and, nOT per person.Toboggan -Ride or visit the Monte Church.Toboggan Ride Price skin exchange Lists, open Daily, monday to Saturday 9:00am to 6:00pm.
Garajaus prominent landmark is the huge statue of Christ, which was erected in 1927.
Payments are made directly to the guide.
Garajau, the South East Tour starts with the pickup from your Cruiseship.
Machico, machicos bay was the first place where Zarco and Tristão Vaz Teixeira landed when Madeira was discovered.