History Tellers

History Tellers gives visitors the opportunity to discover our fascinating city, on different circuits. It's a way to ensure you don't miss the essentials and get to see the loveliest places, even those that are hidden from sight! Each guide puts a bit of their own personality into the tour.

History Tellers
Jesuits' College
City Hall
Legislative Assembly
Legislative Assembly
  • Funchal Farmer's Market

    Farmers' Market

  • Arriaga Avenue

    Arriaga Avenue

  • Cathedral and Zarco Monument

    Cathedral and Zarco Monument

In the Heart of the City

Discover the ancient medieval village with a journey from the beginnings of the settlement to the present day.

Important Information

The guided tour is on foot. The tours can be done once an hour, given the availability of the guides.

Meeting Point:

  • La Vie Shopping Center, on the Naturalmente Português Store. R. Dr. Brito Câmara, n.º 39 1st floor.

  • Jesuits' College, Rua dos Ferreiros, next to the Church of St. John the Evangelist or the City Hall Square.

Tour Times:

Monday to Friday 10:00 - 18:00

Last tour starts 16:00

Duration: 2 hours

  • The City of Sugar Museum

    The City of Sugar Museum

  • São Lourenço Palace

    São Lourenço Palace

  • Blandy's Wine Lodge

    Blandy's Wine Lodge

Wine and Culture

Find out about the wine and sugar cane culture by visiting must see attractions and discovering the hidden secrets of the treasures that shaped our society.

Important Information

The guided tour is on foot. City of Sugar Museum entrance ticket is included. The tours can be done once an hour, given the availability of the guides.

Meeting Point:

  • La Vie Shopping Center, on the Naturalmente Português Store. R. Dr. Brito Câmara, n.º 39 1st floor.

  • Jesuits' College, Rua dos Ferreiros, next to the Church of St. John the Evangelist or the City Hall Square.

Tour Times:

Monday to Friday 10:00 - 18:00

Last tour starts 16:00

Duration: 2 hours

  • Quinta das Cruzes Museum

    Quinta das Cruzes Museum

  • Cruzes Viewpoint

    Cruzes Viewpoint

  • St. Claire's Monastery

    St. Claire's Monastery

The Mysteries of Funchal

Funchal boasts many hidden mysteries and secrets. You will be passing by the English Church, the magnificent Quinta das Cruzes viewpoint, the Saint Claire's Monastery, ending at the historic area of São Pedro.

Important Information

The guided tour is on foot. The Saint Claire's Convent entrance ticket is included.

Meeting Point:

  • La Vie Shopping Center, on the Naturalmente Português Store. R. Dr. Brito Câmara, n.º 39 1st floor.

  • Jesuits' College, Rua dos Ferreiros, next to the Church of St. John the Evangelist or the City Hall Square.

Tour Times:

Monday to Friday 10:00 - 18:00

Last tour starts 16:00

Closed on Sundays and holidays

Duration: 2 hours

Prices

Adults

10€

Under 18 & Schools

Free