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Open to the public since 1991, the Monte Palace Madeira occupies an area of 70.000 square meters and houses a huge exotic plant's collection, coming from all over the world, together with swans,duck's and Koi fish. The Monte Palace Museum is an...more
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Caminho do Monte 174, Funchal, Madeira 9050-288, Portugal
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Monte Palace Madeira was the most amazing tour we did in Funchal. Please just go there!
It consists in a beautiful garden of a Palace on a hill. To arrive there you must climb the hill, but do not worry because there are buses, either...More
Beautiful gardens and water features
Covers quite an area so be prepared !
Lovely small cafe in which to charge your batteries
Better than the botanical gardens
Near to the start of the toboggan ride.... 5 mins away and not to be missed
My wife and I visited the gardens on a dull November day when colourful floral displays were limited. This would achieve 5 stars in the summer but the pricing is the same off season! We enjoyed the views, waterfalls, displays, Palace exterior and the mineral...More
Not for the faint-hearted, but a wonderful treasure trove of cascading gardens and a beautiful house at the bottom. If you need assistance there is a shuttle back up in a golf cart, but try the walks if you can - you won’t be disappointed!
Response from montepalacemadeira | Property representative |
Hello, yes is possible, but with some precautions, because the floor is a bit irregular, and have some ups and downs. But you can see a big part of the garden. The golf car can help, but can only transport people, and small... More
Hello, yes is possible, but with some precautions, because the floor is a bit irregular, and have some ups and downs. But you can see a big part of the garden. The golf car can help, but can only transport people, and small wheelchairs. Thank you. :)
Not sure what you mean by a buggy cart. If it is for the Monte Palace you can get a Taxi up there but the garden itself didn’t have any options for disabled scooters that I could see . The terracing from top to bottom means... More
Not sure what you mean by a buggy cart. If it is for the Monte Palace you can get a Taxi up there but the garden itself didn’t have any options for disabled scooters that I could see . The terracing from top to bottom means slopes or steps up and down which would be difficult if he can’t walk easily.
Try the tourist information in Funchal. If you need a fantastic driver in a really comfy car BMW X5 who speaks excellent English and can take you on a tour of the whole island with real knowledge and understanding of the geography, flora and wildlife I would highly recommend Atlantic wild Tours.