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Santa Catarina Park

Address: Avenida Do Infante, Funchal, Madeira, Portugal
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Ranked #8 of 55 Attractions in Funchal
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW

If you are in one of the hotels in the tourist area, this is a good place to walk through on the way to town. As everywhere in madeira, there are plenty of flowers and colourful trees to admire on the way. The statue of Christopher Columbus is a popular place to take photos. There is a cafe at the... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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51 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

Passed this every day on our walk into town from our hotel and managed to enter it on most days. A small park but plenty of benches for you to sit and soak up the sun.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

A delight to sit in and relax. Had just been to the lace and wine shop over the road, so we decided to have a look at the park until our coach arrived back, What a pleasant surprise. Well kept flower beds and large pond with fountains. The park overlooks the port and city, very impressive vista. A joy to... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 NEW

Really nice garden with a beautiful view of the harbour and the city. Nice flowers and trees. A nice and romantic park with a lake and a little cafe.

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Ormskirk
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

The park is well kept and has lawns and flowering trees and shrubs, as well as a lake with swans; This park overlooks the port and city of Funchal and the view is very impressive!

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Toronto, Ontario Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

although we came late December early January, its still a beautiful park to sit and reflect on your day. With wonderful vistas of the harbour and city you can take beautiful pictures here.

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Brussels, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

This is a small park in a hill in front of the Marina of Funchal and close to the Residential Palace and the Casino area. It is one of the few places we found in Funchal with a playground for children. A good moment to rest some time in this area and to take pictures of the Marina is late... More 

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Wales, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

We usually stop here on our walk into Funchal. Take a seat and enjoy the serenity. There is only one swan in the small lake nowadays, but there is plenty going on. Watch the lizards, not only in the rocks but if you look carefully they are also in the trees near the seat. It is a popular venue for... More 

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Bolton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Wonderful views of the Marina and whole of Funchal. Great fountains but they stopped Easy to walk to from centre of Funchal or Lido area.

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Lisbon, Portugal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

A small park very nice to rest some time. You also can enjoy the nice view and have a romantic walk.

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