Above all enjoy the ride
From the cable car, hovering over the city, where buildings rise alongside gardens and kitchen-gardens, you can enjoy Funchal’s amphitheatre and bay in a scenario of blues, greens and oranges.
- Openning 9:00 am
- Last Boarding 5:45 pm
- Closed at the 25th
- Travel duration: 15 a 20 minutes
- Route: length 3200 meters sloping
- Minimum capacity: 4 people
- Maximum capacity: 6 people
Ticket Teleférico do Funchal
Yellow Bus Hop On – Hop Off
- Funchal & Câmara de Lobos tour
- Discover the attractions of Funchal and the wonders of Câmara de Lobos
- Hop on Hop Off Tour
- Free Madeira Wine Tasting at Old Blandys Wine Lodge
- Bordal Embroideries Factory free entry
Ticket validity 24h
The Botanical Garden, one of the most famous tourist attractions in Madeira, with an area of 35 thousand square meters, located at an altitude that varies between 200 and 350 meters. The garden offers visitors a unique visual experience, the colors of more than 2,500 exotic plants from all continents blend into a colorful mosaic, framed by the beauty and exuberance of Funchal’s amphitheater.
Opening Hours: 9:00 am to 6:00 pm (last entry at 5:30 pm)
The Botanical Garden Cable Car situated itself in Quinta do Bom Sucesso, Funchal – Madeira Island – Portugal.
A trip between the Botanical Garden and Monte, tracing a line in the natural landscape of Ribeira de João Gomes, a place of exotic and rare natural beauty. The panoramic view expands itself until the marvellous Funchal bay, where the green of nature merges with blue of the sea.
Opening: 10:00 am // Closing: 4:30 pm
The city of Funchal is recognized as Garden City, result of the familiarity of the green spaces with the houses, with great floristic wealth, in a symbiosis between the countryside and the city. This landscaping and environmental harmony provides pleasantness to the experience of the cable car ride.
Watch the city depart, and climbing the slopes approach a steep nature fitted by the Atlantic blue. From the city to the top of Monte parish, see also the natural beauty of the Madeira, its orography and geology.
As you go up the environment will evolve and the urbane mesh will be substituted by verdant slopes, hills and valleys, in a journey with the city and the sea in background. The ride ends in Monte, town with a scenery and surrounding romantic, where it can be visited:
Here there are the traditional “basket” of Monte, which from more than a century slide in return to Funchal – a simple and lively experience – and very current regarding to its ecological characteristics wich are environmentally friendly!
Continuing one of the traditional tours and most appreciated by the tourists and by the population, erst provided by the Monte train, the Funchal cable car offers nowadays to its passengers a ride on the landscape and a 360 view, comfortably seated – all with window seat.
Along the Douro river romantic Porto pops up as the cablecar rises up to Jardim do Morro.
Passengers can enjoy narrow lanes and staircases zigzagging to nowhere as well as Gaia’s rustic red roofs of the emblematic wine cellars.