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City Sightseeing Funchal

Estrada Monumental, Funchal, Madeira, Portugal
+351 291 603 085
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The island of Madeira is called the pearl of the Atlantic. It has unrivalled beauty and perfectly unites the history of a city with nature, creating a unique combination of traditions, colours and characteristics that contribute to the unequalled nature of the island. Douro Acima has been operating in Funchal since 2008. It offers a circuit that takes in the main points of the city, including one of the main points for breathtaking views - Pico dos Barcelos. Start: Estrada Monumental - Lido Duration: 90 min. Frequency: Every 30 min. Timetable: 9h30 - 17h Validity: 24 hours Ticket price: Adult: EUR 12; Child: EUR 6
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Estrada Monumental, Funchal, Madeira, Portugal
+351 291 603 085

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Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

Covers a lot if the city, up to Monte and out to the West a few miles. Commentary not as good as in some other cities. Red route is frequent in open topped buses. One hour between visits by the single coach on the blue...More

1  Thank sjs1205
Reviewed 9 May 2016

good value for money commentary was often difficult we sat up front so we heard it clearer the tour is ba basic over view not much to talk about wouldnt recommend

1  Thank Steve F
Reviewed 8 May 2016

Really good value for money. Clear audio guide in various languages. You can hop on and off the bus at any stop.

1  Thank johntdm
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

We regularly go on red bus tours this was comfortably the worse we have ever had. The commentary was very sparse and often hard to hear . We took the redbus to Monte and back Monte is fantastic especially the botanical gardens a real shame...More

1  Thank Alastair W
Reviewed 27 April 2016

We always go on City Sightseeing buses when visiting a new city so we get our bearings of the place . Therefore this does what is says ie shows you around the area of a city but unlike other places we have been to the...More

1  Thank Viv G
Reviewed 25 April 2016

We stopped in Funchal as a stop on our cruise,bought two tickets at a cost of 20 euros each,it entitles you to hop on hop off on both of the two routes,it was enjoyable,but some of the head phone sockets didn't work,we really liked the...More

Thank susanelizabeth441
Reviewed 17 April 2016

I was first in Funchal as a teenager and wanted to retire there at the end of the summer term! We have been many times for stays (short and longer), visits off cruise ships and know the city well so we took a toboggan ride...More

1  Thank PhilipT411
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Me and my twin went on the Funchal Open Top CS tour as part of our day visit to Funchal. There are two tours. 1 tour that is operated by a single decker open top bus that goes up to Monte and there is the...More

Thank James C
Reviewed 7 March 2016

We visited here in February 2016 on a cruise ship. There are two Hop-on Hop-off buses at Funchal and we bought a combined ticket. One bus went along the coast and the other up to the top of the mountain. Both were very good with...More

1  Thank Jenni D
Reviewed 5 March 2016

We arrived on a cruise and thought the best way to see the most of Funchal would be the complete tour including Cabo Giroa. We spent so much time waiting at stops to pick people up, and then had to change buses to go to...More

Thank mjt20122012
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