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Estrada Comandante Camacho de Freitas, Funchal, Madeira, Portugal
Ways to Experience Miradouro Pico Dos Barcelos
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed January 8, 2016

We boarded a nice bus and stopped first at a picturesque fishing village of Camara de Lobos where we walked near the small port that had local fishing boats and shops. I had a drink of Madeira Wine which I found to be and after...More

2  Thank phillip c
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed December 2, 2016

Often advertised as the best viewpoint on Madeira - it is not. Having said that, it provides decent views on Funchal. Reaching here is easy as well, since hop on busses go through here. Just go out, enjoy the moments and continue the ride using...More

1  Thank sir_meeshoo
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All reviews worth a stop red tourist bus highly recommend this spot amazing views hop off bus fine view great viewpoint red route funchal bay free entry above sea level nun's valley public bus souvenir shop take pictures sunny day well worth the visit
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Church where Renaldo used to go pointed out by cheerful humorous driver. Stay on the bus and visit Camara de Lobos, a fishing village with great character and characters.

Thank GeordieIanD
Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited the Miiradoura with the hop-on hop-off bus. Very quiet here and you could take 100 pictures with al the different views you have here.

Thank Jan16Vera
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great view point with superb views all around. Plenty of photo opportunities. Visited as part of a half day tour trip which stopped off here but I think the red & yellow tour buses stop here also. Or you can make your own way...More

Thank Alderado
Reviewed 1 week ago

We used the local Horario do Funchal bus number 09 to get to/from this viewpoint. There are a couple of cafe/bars and souvenir shops near to the viewpoint which was free to enter. Great 360 degree views over the city and harbour from well kept...More

Thank agnesmurphy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pico dos Barcelos is a viewpoint looking out over Funchal and the sea. It's easy to get to by bus and on the west side of the city, above the hotel zone. There's a friendly café there and a short walk down the hill brings...More

Thank pippa432
Reviewed October 6, 2018

Came here on the yellow hop on hop off bus but both operators stop here. We nearly did not get off as the viewpoint is not immediately obvious from the bus and it did not seem well advertised. We were the only ones who got...More

Thank apatz2015
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

We’ve seen some amazing views this holiday but the view from this place beats them all. You can see far and wide. It is breathtaking. We got there on the Yellow Bus Tour bus which ran every 30 minutes. It is well worth the visit....More

1  Thank Sandancer77
Reviewed September 9, 2018

We went to a wonderful Restaurant here with views, the Hop on Hop of Bus also stops there - enjoyed the whole experience just looking down and around. Fully recommend a visit

Thank 812foxy
Reviewed September 3, 2018

Very impressed with the improvements made to these gardens since our last visit. Great views of Funchal bay.

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Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

What a lovely place on top of the hill to view Funchal and other areas. You got to be luckky if is doesn't not rain or is not cloudy. It rained when I was there but I still liked. Best place to have a nice...More

Thank Cnath B
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September 27, 2017|
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Response from com_Miguell | Reviewed this property |
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December 3, 2016|
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Response from JacsandDave | Reviewed this property |
It overlooks a valley with a town at the end of it. I'm sure Funchal would be better for the fireworks but haven't seen them yet myself.
March 9, 2015|
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Response from 559sueb | Reviewed this property |
Hi, you can use public transport and top up the 'Giro' bus card at various points along the Promenade area, this card can be used on all the Yellow Public Buses around Funchal. The alternative is to catch one of the... More