What to do while in Funchal 

Funchal and around 
  • Stock up with fresh fruit and fish in “Mercado dos Lavradores” 
  • Wander along oceanfront promenade “Frente Mar” 
  • Have a lunch, party or enjoy the street art in “Zona Velha” 
  • Take a cable car to “Monte, visit Jardin tropical and stroll around one of the most finest Madeira’s chuch. 
  • Hike from “Curral das Freiras” and explore an ancient path to Eira do Serrado. Enjoy one of the most stunning landscape of Madeira and taste local chestnuts. 
  • Book a ferry to “Porto Santo”  
Gastronomy highlights:
  • Fresh tuna, fried horse-mackerel, “espada” swordfish
  • “Milho frito” fried corn
  • “Bolo do caco” bread
  • Bananas, mangos, papayas, pomegranates, grapes, avocados or passion fruit
  • “Queijada” cheesecake, honey cake “bolo de mel”
  • Madeira wine, “poncha” homemade liqueurs
Mountain and levada walks
  • walk in Ponta de Sao Lourenco 
  • walk from Boca de Corrida to Encumeada (Rodoeste bus 96 for corrida)
  • walk from Pico do Arieiro to Pico Ruivo 
  • walk from Ribeira Frio to Portela (Serviço interurbano no. 56 and 103)   
  • walk part of Levada Norte from Estreito de Câmara de Lobos (Rodoeste bus 96) to Miradouro do Cabo Girão
  • walk from Curral das Freiras to Eira do Serrado (Serviço interurbano no. 81)

Accommodation and coworking 

coworking: 
R. Câmara Pestana 24
open Mo to Fri from 9am to 7pm 

accommodation: 
max 10 min walk to coworking 

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