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The gardens are very pleasent to strole around or just sit and watch the world go by. A cafe and snack van are available along with a play area for children. You also get an elevated view across the port and harbour areas.
Always enjoy watching the Swans in the lake. Followed by admiring the plants as we walk to see the statue of Columbus. Of course peering out at the harbour and the Cruise ships. Before we walk down to the road and my wife drags me...More
The park is a little oasis just above the port where the cruise ships dock in. There are toilets at the top by the cafe (these are paid) but also free ones (not very fragrant) at the bottom.
We saw the Monarch butterflies and lots...More
One of my favourite parks, despite being relatively small and hilly. It has something new and interesting around every corner. There is a lovely pond with fountains and ducks, views over Funchal and the marina, a grassy area to relax in, a cafe, interesting trees,...More
It's location is perfect overlooking the harbour, marina and Funchal itself. It has everything, water, fountains, a variety of ducks and swans, trees from all over the world and even large grassed areas. It is a beautiful place to sit and relax yet it is...More
Very well maintained park with good cafe, Interesting steam roller and other industrial artifacts. The small lake has much photographed fountains. The park also offers good views of the harbour, cruise ships and coast.