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Palheiro Gardens: Our most recommended tours and activities

Madeira: Private Half-Day Guided Palheiro Gardens Tour

1. Madeira: Private Half-Day Guided Palheiro Gardens Tour

Join a half-day tour dedicated to flowers, one of the island's greatest treasures. Madeira offers a vast repertoire of gardens, that's why one of the island’s nicknames is the “Floating Garden of the Atlantic.” On a guided tour by a local, go to the Palheiro Gardens, a beautiful private garden that was owned by the Blandy family. After a healing walk in Palheiro Gardens, marvel at a fabulous panoramic view over the city of Funchal.  

Funchal: Palheiro Gardens and Old Town Private Tuk Tuk Tour

2. Funchal: Palheiro Gardens and Old Town Private Tuk Tuk Tour

This tuk-tuk tour was made for those who would like to embrace a bit more of Madeira´s culture and fauna with a twist of being on a fun ride. The Palheiro Gardens tuk-tuk premium tour is recommended for anyone who loves nature, culture, and a good adventure. Commencing this tour at the Old town in Funchal, one of the most touristy areas of the city is covered with interesting stories and welcoming vibes throughout. Streets filled with stories and charm, and buildings that have endured since the 15th century, what´s there not to love? An expert driver/storyteller will be eager to tell all about these stories and mysterious facts about all the places this tour will show. An award-winning garden with a great variety of exotic trees that are eager to be discovered on this invigorating ride. This journey will continue its course all the way up to one of the most gorgeous botanical gardens one can see on the entire island. The gardens at “Quinta do Palheiro” are situated about 500 meters above sea level in the city of Funchal. Palheiro Gardens are famous for their legendary gardens and surroundings, they are open throughout the year to fascinate all its guests. There are tree plantations there with about 200 years old that were planted by the first owner of the Manor House, the Conde de Carvalhal. Nowadays, the Palheiro Gardens include a hotel, a golf course, and the Palheiro Village Florialis orchid nurse. These gardens are praised among one of the most beautiful in the world, this will be a memorable trip from beginning to end. Be prepared to live and experience Funchal´s most beautiful sights and sounds with a dedicated guide in private transportation.

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