With this tour you can explore the following places: Farmers Market, Botanical Garden, Cristo Rei, Machico and Caniçal. The statue of the Heart of Jesus (“Cristo Rei”), better known as Christ the King at the tip of Garajau, gives us a panoramic view of part of the bay of Funchal and Canico de Baixo.
“Farmers Market“, opened on November 24, 1940 in order to make it in the big pole city providers, today continues to pursue those functions commercializing products of all kinds especially the typical products of this island, and where we can admire large tile panels of Bail Batisttini Maria of Portugal, dated 1940 and painted with regional themes by João Rodrigues.
“Botanical Garden“, a fantastic garden located in the city of Funchal, which boasts more than 2,000 exotic plants from all over the world; several trees and ornamental shrubs, lawns and viewpoints. And with an amphitheater for recreational activities.
“Camacha” located in the interior of the island is known throughout the world by the wicker baskets industry and colorful folklore traditions.
“Machico“, is a historic city that is proud of its heritage, with privileged viewpoints which provide beautiful panoramas of this island, such as PEAK BEAM, the LORD OF MIRACLES or “Queimadas”.
“Caniçal” is a small fishing village that lies in the eastern part of the island, has a museum dedicated to whales. It is in Caniçal that we will find a small black sand beach of natural volcanic origin located near the Ponta de São Lourenço.