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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

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Tricky weather

You should remember that even in such a sunny place as Madeira it rains sometimes:)few meters above sea level it is fine, but when you go hiking in the mountains the weather is more hursh. Rain coat...
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Margrette
Jun 23, 2010

Travel light!

* Map and guidebook. * Hiking boots;* Shorts with many pockets;* Sunglasses;* Fleece type jacket. * Lip balm;* Band-aids. * Camera and lots of films!* Filter;* Extra batteries;* Lens 210 mm. None ......
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Jerelis
Feb 22, 2004

Light clothes

The weather is great all the year around. Maybe during winter a light jacket or a sweater can be useful at night.
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bambino36
Nov 18, 2004

a bottle to capture the frangrance.

Good walking shoes Camera / video definatley Possibly a light shower proof coat as like anywhere else it can rain! A place in your heart cos you will need it to bring a little of Madeira home with...
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ettenaj
Oct 01, 2003
 
 
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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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"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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