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Address: Avenida do Mar | Jardim do Almirante Reis, Funchal, Madeira, Portugal
Phone Number: +351-291-780-280
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Lovely day. Good views.

If you visit Madeira the cable car is a must. Most people will be capable of taking the ride. The cars are easy to get into and there is sitting only. They sit 4 or 6 comfortably... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 26, 2015
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Manby, null, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

If you visit Madeira the cable car is a must. Most people will be capable of taking the ride. The cars are easy to get into and there is sitting only. They sit 4 or 6 comfortably. They travel very slowly so you can take pictures and enjoy the view. Enjoy!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Enjoyed the views all around Funchal both going up and down An interesting experience. Option to go around the gardens at the top and /or go back by toboggan.

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

great view of the town from the top and from there you can alsogo to the gardens or ride on the wooden sleds

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

It was good. We then did the Baskets coming back down. Be careful here. You pay a lot for the experience which was well worth it. Thrilling and fast! At the bottom they beg for tips which become progressively more insistent. Then aggressive. This has spoilt it for us and so we will not repeat it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Specular views, no waiting about, smooth ride There was nothing to dislike here, all good, naughty looking into residents back gardens

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW via mobile

Absolutely hilarious, really fun, and they offer you a €10 photo at the end which is hard to resist. ENJOY

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Warwick, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

a long ride to the gardens with spectacular views of Funchal is an essential trip for tourists and is very reasonably priced. The cars are quite comfortable and you feel very safe.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Good value and an excellent way to get an idea of Funchal. We combined the ride with a visit to the Tropical gardens which is very worth the effort.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

If you need some chill time and some spectacular views, try this. It's a little pricey but worth it. It was quiet on the day we rode with no queue - I imagine it could be tricky with a couple of cruise ships in port.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

beautiful gardens orchids, hydrangeas , birds of paradise and many more Many steps and hills so it is advisable to wear trainers

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