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Dolphin Spotting and Whale Watching from Funchal
"Experience a 3-hour trip on a catamaran along the South coast of Madeira. Depart from Funchal and quickly get to each whale and dolphin sighting where you will observe the animals in all their natural habitat. If the winds are favorable prepare to hoist the sails for a unique and relaxing sensation. During the summer months there is a possibility for a stop for swimming below the cliffs of ‘Cabo Girão' one of the highest sea cliffs in the world at 580m in altitude.During the trip our qualified crew will give you detailed information in various languages about the species of cetaceans you are seeing as well as other technical and historic information to ensure a complete and unique experience."""
From EUR35.00
 
Dolphin and Whale Watching in a Luxurious Catamaran
"Please note: Funchal Marina is located on the island of MaderiaArrive at the marina approximately 20 minutes before the departure time. Once everyone has arrived and all questions are addressed we will take a short walk to the waiting Catamaran. The 3 experienced crew members are ready to welcome you and help everyone aboard. The comfortable interior offers a comfortable seating area with sun and wind protection. Contrasting with this luxur stretch out on the trampoline nets or simply gaze around looking for sea life while the shore line fades into the background.Before everyone sets off to find their place on the boat there is a short but necessary briefing. This allows everyone to get the most from their experience through ask questions and understanding safety considerations. By the time the crew have been introduced and the initial briefing has been completed you will be ready to sail out to sea and look back at Funchal Marina. Although it's not guaranteed you can scout for dolphins or whales as they make a sudden but spectacular appearance. The mesmerizing effect of abundant sea life is something special and while all the passengers are engaging in their own unique way with the cetaceans
From EUR25.00
 
Dolphin Spotting and Whale Watching from Funchal
"Experience a 3-hour trip on a catamaran along the South coast of Madeira. Depart from Funchal and quickly get to each whale and dolphin sighting where you will observe the animals in all their natural habitat. If the winds are favorable prepare to hoist the sails for a unique and relaxing sensation. During the summer months there is a possibility for a stop for swimming below the cliffs of ‘Cabo Girão' one of the highest sea cliffs in the world at 580m in altitude.During the trip our qualified crew will give you detailed information in various languages about the species of cetaceans you are seeing as well as other technical and historic information to ensure a complete and unique experience."""
From EUR35.00

More Nightlife in Funchal

FX

Before living to Madeira I tried to identify the places where we could listen to live music and have a drink at night, and FX was one of the recommended places that I annotated.In our first night some...
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solopes
Apr 12, 2016

Tivoli Ocean Park Hotel - Lido Funchal

Show starts at 9.00 and finishes about 10.30. It takes place in the Moonlight Bar in the Tivoli Ocean Park Hotel (downstairs from the main bar). The singers/dancers perform songs from musicals, etc....
Quillinglady
Jan 16, 2008

The Awards Bar - Monumental Lido Hotel

For anyone staying in Funchal, some of the hotels put on free shows for guests and some hotels are open to non-residents. The Monumental Lido Hotel (Estrada Monumental - in the centre of the hotel -...
Quillinglady
Jan 16, 2008

Funchal bay

It's here on the Funchal bay where it's held the Festival do Atlantico ( Atlantic festival ). In this festival some countries from all over the world compete in a fireworks challenge held in the month...
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PedroTeixeira
Aug 10, 2007

Joe's bar

Joe's bar is between Funchal and Reids hotel, part of the Quinta da Penha da Franca hotel.They make the most delicious cocktails, and if the bar is not to busy will take some time to sculpt a sailing...
reenby
Jul 17, 2007

The beerhouse

The Beer House is at the end of the Marina and easy to spot by its white peaked roof. From the terrace you can see the Marina and watch the lights of Funchal.They brew their own beer which my husband...
reenby
Jul 17, 2007
 
 
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Café do teatro

This is a very, very nice place for people who like fashion. It's the place to be to watch people and to be seen! I can recommend this place to start your evening or when you want to impress a lady!...
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Vincedem
Apr 28, 2006

Casino and Copacabana

Funchal has a very nice and very big Casino were it's very relaxed to have a small bet... It's also a nice place to sit and watch the people and then afterwards you can go downstairs and pary in the...
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Vincedem
Apr 28, 2006

Vespas

This is probably the main and the biggest club in Funchal! It's a bit trendy and sometimes there are some international dj's... The atmosphere is really good and it can be very crowded, but be aware...
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Vincedem
Apr 28, 2006

Café Teatro

The "Café Teatro" is a must in the night scene of Funchal. It's an open space with a very nice decoration.In the first month I used to go to this place every weekend, however, after I've made some...
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bambino36
Aug 20, 2004

Molhe

Located on the liners Pier, in an old fort, it has a bar, disco, and an esplanade for those who don’t want to dance or listen to disco music. The only disadvantage is that you can only go up in an...
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bambino36
Aug 20, 2004

Vespas

Vespas, the “ex-libris” of Funchal, is known as the “cathedral” of the Madeiran night. It usually opens at midnight and goes until 6am or 7am. The music here is more on the underground scene, with...
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bambino36
Aug 20, 2004

Gloria Latina

A great place to be if you like the latin rythms. You can dance or you can comfortably be seated in one of the two terraces listening to the music. They also have a resident band that plays during the...
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bambino36
Aug 20, 2004

Prince Albert Pub

The island is not short of bars, pubs, clubs and live music. Funchal, capital of the island, is the place where all the action is concentrated and there are several pubs in the Casino area, especially...
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bambino36
Aug 20, 2004

Top Hotels in Funchal

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Rua Dr. Joao Lemos Gomes 29, Funchal, Madeira, 9000-158, Portugal
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Estrada Monumental, 147, Funchal, Madeira, 9004-532, Portugal
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Estrada Monumental 139, Funchal, Madeira, 9000-098, Portugal
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Avda do Mar e das Comunidades Madeirenses 50, Funchal, Madeira, 9050-029, Portugal
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Rua Carvalho Araujo, Funchal, Madeira, 9000-022, Portugal
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Ponta Da Cruz, Piornais, Funchal, Madeira, 9000-104, Portugal
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Top Things to Do in Funchal

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Blandy’s Wine Lodge Tour

The Blandy’s Wine Lodge Tour came highly recommended so we put it on our “Must Do” list There are 3 tours offered and we took the middle option, “The Premium Tour” – This lasted about 45 minutes and...
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Cable-Car to Monte

Another thing not to be missed is the ride up to Monte in the cable-car, it is open 7 days a week (Except Christmas Day) from 0900 until 17.45 and although not cheap, it isn’t exorbitant either with a...
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TheBreakOut Funchal

Visited this escape game in Funchal. A good way to spend an hour, hour and half. The game is about finding a gift from Madeira founder João Gonçalves Zarco send to the king of Portugal. The gift has...
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Madeira Sidecar Tours

The best way to explore Madeira with a local is by a sidecar motorbike. Forget the buses or driving on narrow roads. The motorbike and their comfortable sidecars are new on the scene in Madeira and...
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The Wicker Sledge Ride from Monte

Certainly not the cheapest thing you will do on your visit to Madeira, but possibly one of the most memorable is the Wicker sledge ride from Monte. The cost is 15 Euro per person (Based on either two...
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salinhopt

"Funchal - You can feel nature all around you"
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sandysmith

"Funchal Impressions"
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sachara

"Funchal"
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ettenaj

"Fabulous Funchal"
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Jerelis

"Amphitheatre around a beautiful bay."
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