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Best of Funchal Private Tour
"Start this tour going to higher parts of the city Nossa Senhora do Monte former refuge for many wealthy families of Funchal. Be ready for the baskets with seats on wooden skis sliding down the road. If you feel is to radical no problem we have optionals go to Garajau instead with beatiful coastline views or stop at the Botanical Garden. Get ready to see one of the highest capes in the whole world with 580 meters high Cabo Girão. On our way back to the city there is time to stop at Camara de Lobos a quaint fishing village known for its unique customs and traditions where we have some unique tastings. There is time still for one more place to end this tour in style
From EUR195.00
 
Serra da Estrela - Full Day Tour
"The Tour starts at 09H00 in the morning with a pick-up in your hotel start your visit to Serra da Estrela known by its breathtaking mountain views amazing landscapes and its fascinating placesThis tour will take you to the tower of Serra da Estrela the highest point of Portugal
From EUR620.00
 
Madeira Nuns Valley Tour
"This is a journey to the centre of Madeira Island where dramatic cloud-topped mountains descend to verdant valleys in a most spectacular way.After boarding the minibus in the centre of Lido first make your way up to Eira do Serrado where you'll find one of the most exclusive and beautiful views not to mention a great ""green"" location unlike any other in Madeira.The journey down to the Nuns Valley (Curral da Freiras) village takes approximately 20 minutes where guests will enjoy the countryside forest brushes mixed with populated areas with quaint houses typical of the Madeiran society.Once the tour reaches Nuns Valley you will immediately see a small village nestling between almost perpendicular mountains in the heart of the island.The huge cauldron in which Nuns Valley is sitting was either formed by erosion which is the more recent theory or as many still believe
From EUR15.00

More General in Castelo Branco

The Se (cathedral)

The Se (cathedral) here in Castelo Branco was a surprise, we passed it by on our way to visit the Jardim Episcopal and almost did not notice it. One of the least ornate buildings we have seen that are...
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Martin_S.
Jul 25, 2011

Jardim Episcopal, world, astrology, virtues

The garden in the lower section also has a variety of statues that include representatives of each of the signs of the Zodiac, like the Leo shown here. Also statues for each of the continents, such as...
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Martin_S.
Jul 24, 2011

Jardim Episcopal, water elements

The gardens have numerous water elements woven into this small space, three large pools and also various smaller fountains break up the greenery and statues that occupy every single corner of the...
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Martin_S.
Jul 24, 2011

Jardim Episcopal, the Kings

Stairs and walls, all covered with statues depicting kings of Portugal and Spain...but there is a slight twist here, if you look at the second photo here you will see that there is a LARGE statue and...
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Martin_S.
Jul 24, 2011

Jardim Episcopal, the entrance

The photos here show the lower garden and entrance area from the street for the general public.The walls on three sides are covered with blue tiles depicting the founder of the garden and also scenes...
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Martin_S.
Jul 24, 2011

Boom Festival - getting there

theres no train station at idanha a nova, you have to get a train/bus to castelo branco and then a bus from there to idanha a nova. You then walk the rest of the way into the nature reserve to reach...
k8007
Aug 11, 2008
 
 
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Jardim Episcopal

Beautifully manicured gardens compliment the statues and water elements, a wonderful place to take the family for a short rest on your trip, a less hectic tourist environment.
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Jul 24, 2011

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"Castelo Branco. An old town with a young spirit."
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