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Botanical Garden & Funchal Old Town Private Tuk Tuk Tour

Activity provider: TUKWAY

Botanical Garden & Funchal Old Town Private Tuk Tuk Tour

Activity provider: TUKWAY

From US$ 73.44 per group up to 2

Discover the beautiful Madeira Botanical Garden on a private tuk tuk ride in Funchal. Ride through the cobblestone streets of the Old Town as you learn about its history and enjoy incredible views.

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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
Portuguese, Spanish, English, French
Pickup included
Please provide your hotel or cruise ship name
Private group


  • See the Old Town as never seen before
  • An exclusive tuk-tuk ride of the Botanical Garden
  • Enjoy Funchal's magic and narrow city streets on your way back
Full description
Discover one of the most beautiful gardens on Madeira Island and the old town of Funchal city, on a ride that will take approximately 1h30m. Right after being picked up, the trip will start at the Old Town and continue its route into the beautiful Botanical Garden of Funchal. The Old Town, locally known as “Zona Velha”, is one of the most touristy areas of Funchal city, because of its picturesque cobblestone streets and the unique facades of the buildings. Streets are filled with great historical value, with buildings like “Corpo Santo Chapel” that have survived since the 15th century. Small and cozy alleys, the Old Town is shouting to be discovered by everyone who chooses to visit it. Expect the unexpected on this trip. After strolling through the colorful and fun streets of Funchal city, this tour will continue its course on one of the most breathtaking places on the entire island. The Botanical Garden, in Bom Sucesso, will provide its visitors with mesmerizing and unique plants and flowers. The garden not only offers and displays a vast collection of indigenous and endemic plants but also offers the opportunity for all its guests to get to know the Museum of Natural History of Madeira Island. “Bom Sucesso Estate”, a manor that houses this wonderful garden, dates back to 1881 and was built by Reid´s family. A one-of-a-kind tuk-tuk tour that can't be skipped by any nature lover, who will find this tour remarkable, and essential. This fun and exciting tour will be guided by a private driver and knowledgeable tour guide, directing, and sharing all sorts of fun and historical facts throughout the entire trip. Strolling and getting to know these places will certainly be an experience to remember. So, dare to discover all of it and so much more in this tuk-tuk ride.
  • Pickup and drop-off inside Funchal
  • Pickup and drop-off inside Cruise Ship Terminal
  • Local driver/guide
  • Blanket
  • Pick up & drop off outside Funchal
  • Food and drinks
  • Tickets for Botanical Garden (6€ per person)
  • The Tuk Tuk doesn't drive inside the garden
Not suitable for
  • Children under 3 years
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned

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What to bring

  • Weather-appropriate clothing

Not allowed

  • Baby strollers
  • Luggage or large bags
Customer reviews

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Oh, the two tuktuk drivers were great. It was very entertaining, entertaining and we still learned something new. We really enjoyed it, just beautiful. Thanks to the nice team.

October 20, 2022

Great guide, very knowledgeable! Would highly recommend the trip.

October 10, 2022

Perfectly in time, very helpful upfront, easy to communicatie with, very informative, extra complementairy stop with beautiful views. Very nice guy!

October 9, 2022


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